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Living history of the human spirit

I've always been amazed when I visit such places where you can actually feel the power of the human... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Mariya K
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Sofia, Bulgaria
Monastery in the nature

It is a great place for a little walk on the weekend. The monastery itself is very old and during... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
Zornitsa K
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

The place is very quiet and nice. The most impressive thing are the remains (skulls and bones| of the uprising fighters for freedom, gathered and exposed in the tower behind the church.

Thank Damjan D
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I've always been amazed when I visit such places where you can actually feel the power of the human spirit. Build in the 10th century then distroyed and burnt to the ground several times and rized again every single time. This is not only a...More

Thank Mariya K
Reviewed 20 January 2017

It is a great place for a little walk on the weekend. The monastery itself is very old and during his existance have been destroyed and rebuilt many times. The surrounding nature is so pure and untouched. In the spring you can enjoy the bird...More

Thank Zornitsa K
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The history of the monastery is interesting and the abbot gave us a children Bible as a gift.The monastery and the surrounding nature are beautiful.

Thank Даниела Ц
Reviewed 2 November 2015

It was built in the 10th century and during it`s existance have been destroyed and rebuilt many times. The nature and the monastery are magical during each season. Near the monastery is the city of Chiprovtsi, famous with its goldsmiths and carpets.

Thank MikiIvo
Reviewed 27 October 2015

The monastery itself is nice but the nature around is really wonderful, especially in the autumn. I really love it!

Thank nik0la_84
Reviewed 25 November 2014

Chiprovtsi Monastery (Bulgarian: Чипровски манастир, Chiprovski manastir) is a Bulgarian Orthodox monastery 5 kilometres northeast of the town of Chiprovtsi in Montana Province in northwestern Bulgaria.

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Reviewed 22 September 2014

This monastery is approx 100 km Northwest from Sofia, 6 km from the small town of Chiprovtsi, which is very famous for its hand-made carpets. We stumbled upon it by chance, while visiting Berkovitsa, but I totally liked and recommend it. First, it's a monastery...More

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