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Saint Nedelja Church

Address: Central Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria
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Ranked #9 of 58 Attractions in Sofia
Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
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Zasavica I (Prva), null, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Church is great, Well organized. In the church are relices of King Stefan Milutin. In front of the Church you can bay for a cuples of Leva one Churchs money.

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

This church is smaller than St. Alexander Nevski. Nevertheless, it has interesting artwork. You will enjoy seeing both the outside and the inside of this church.

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Albion, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Right in the center of town at the metro station. Worth stopping by for a visit. Church was bombed by a terrorist in 1925.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Rebuilt after an assasination attempt at the beginning of the 20th century, the inside of the church is richly decorated. Very popular for Sunday weddings (the name means St Sunday) visits are still possible during the wedding and you get to enjoy the richness of the music and the wedding costumes as well

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Located at the bottom end of Vitosha Boulevard it is in a central square and certainly makes an impression as you make your way round from the Court of Justice. Well worth a visit and some love photo opportunities of the church and the square. A good starting point for your exploration of the 'must see' sights of the city.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Beautiful, full of history, centrally located and a Sofia favourite for Sunday weddings from Spring to Fall, the Sveta Nedelia Church is a MUST. It is my favourite church in town! What is also interesting is the square of the church (called Sveta Nedelia as well) and the view to the largest mosque in Sofia, which is only a few... More

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Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Wow its so beautiful, these churches beat anything from my home country, the artwork blew my mind :O

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

St Nedelja Church is right in the centre of Sofia. It was built in 1863 on the site of a medieval church, which itself was built on the roman town of Serdica. St Nedelja (Sunday) church is a typical neo-Byzantine orthodox church with a squat dome. Inside the walls are covered in beautiful blue and gold frescos. Light pours in... More

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This church is reminiscient of the Alexander Nevsky church with a beautiful exterior. I didn't see the inside. Visit around mid day for great photos from the square behind the church.

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Denville, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

If you are in Sofia you need to enter the St. Nedelja Church and light a candle. Based on the location this is most likely the most popular chuch in the city. You will see many weddings on weekends. It a beatiful chuch.

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