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Beautiful and inspiring

Stunning backdrop with a beautiful lake, greeting by St Neil. You are required to wear additional... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2016
Speigal
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Beautiful!

The Nilov Monastery is beautiful. Surrounded by the lake, the monastery has very nice religious... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2015
LilyMiami
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Miami
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Aug 14, 2016
“Beautiful and inspiring”
Aug 5, 2015
“Beautiful!”
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Reviewed August 14, 2016

Stunning backdrop with a beautiful lake, greeting by St Neil. You are required to wear additional coverings (provided) for both men and women in respect of the monastery. A quiet stroll around a golden clad interior, wonderful paintings and extensive establishment. Trinkets for sale including...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2015

The Nilov Monastery is beautiful. Surrounded by the lake, the monastery has very nice religious artifacts. In addition, it is recommended to climb the bell tower for outstanding views of the lake and its surrounding. The only downside is that the monastery is far and...More

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Reviewed September 8, 2013

Spent some time here looking at the monastery and surroundings. This monastery is a really impressive sight with gilded dome roofs. Also looked at the day to day living standards at the monastery, the animals and vegetable gardens. Nearby is lake Seliger where we took...More

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