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No bikes in the church!

so, just kidding, I just went with my bike to the church, may it helps when god bless my bike. the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Juerg S
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Los Angeles, California
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A huge abbey, associated abbey buildings and large stable block. On the pilgrimage route of... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
Rockyroadtofreedom
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Freienbach, Switzerland
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This 1,000-year-old monastery a short drive from the city is home to the Black Madonna Shrine, an important pilgrimage destination.
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Einsiedeln 8840, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

so, just kidding, I just went with my bike to the church, may it helps when god bless my bike. the church is wonderful, beside the crowd, but if you're earlier then me than it's beautiful and very cool inside. pray for some rain!

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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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Reviewed March 11, 2018

A huge abbey, associated abbey buildings and large stable block. On the pilgrimage route of Jakobsweg. If you plan to visit and want to see the whole of the Abbey you should probably check online when services are held as access inside the abbey is...More

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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

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Reviewed March 10, 2018

Its so beautiful and majestic the church it’s a must to see for all visitors. Entrance is free and you can attend the service if you wish. Do visit.

Thank rituuparnabaanerjee
KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

Thanks a lot for your recession.

Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful church with ornate detailed decoration. Very large. The grounds with the stable and courtyard were well maintained. Great view of the mountains from the Kloster.

Thank JustRose_CH
KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2018

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

If in the area, attending this church is a must. The architecture both inside and out are absolutely breathtaking. There is no fee for entering, and walking about the grounds & hillside area also free. There are an abundance of restaurants nearby...which we did attend...More

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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2018

Thank you very much.

Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

The church is beautiful and impressive. Entrance is free. There are often services on and you can go and listen.

Thank DomRom85
KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2018

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Reviewed January 3, 2018

The Statue outside the Kloser give some indication of what you will find inside. Amazing for 700 years without a War can to for Historic Buiding...Awesome, just Awesome...!!!

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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2018

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Reviewed December 31, 2017

The loveliest Christmas in central Switzerland with over 100 beautifully decorated festive stalls set against the fantastic backdrop of the imposing Benedictine monastery along the main street. Exceptional choice of quality Christmas presents and gastronomic delights, enchanting lightings and the enormous Christmas tree, varied and...More

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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2018

Thank you very much for beeing here!

Reviewed December 15, 2017

From wherever you approach this place you will see cows in the summer and heavy snow in the winter, either green-blue or white -blue countryside contracst in the sun. The complex around the curch is majestic. The curch is renovated and you will be immersed...More

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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2017

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Reviewed December 6, 2017

Great interior, still working monastery, located in a nice village. If you are around in winter check the dates of the Christmas Market (one week begin of December).

Thank Annette B
KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2017

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Sorry for the late answer: It is a walk of around 10 minutes from the train Station to the monastery.
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Sonn- und Feiertage 06.15 Uhr Eucharistiefeier (Gnadenkapelle) 07.15 Uhr Morgengebet/Laudes (Oberer Chor) 08.00 Uhr Eucharistiefeier (Gnadenkapelle) 09.30 Uhr Konventamt (Klosterkirche) 11.00 Uhr Pilgermesse... More
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