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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In October of 1987 I first came up the road to see Agapia, and this last visit was even better than the first. We were treated to meeting several of the nuns and able to see them work their arts on tapestries and rugs. They...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful place, very quiet and the view it is perfect. It is a perfect place to rest in the nature and forget about everything.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ciprianovich
Reviewed July 8, 2019

The monastery strikes by the multitude of flowers in the garden which you find in various colors. Must visit!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank car p
Reviewed June 24, 2019

Lovely little place. It was so colourful with the profusion of flowers. We visited the house of Alexandru P - that was not really worth visiting, however it was very interesting to see the houses where some of the nuns lived on the way. It...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NomadicTraveller7
Reviewed June 6, 2019

Agapia Monastery is one the most important Orthodox nuns convent in Romania, initially built between 1641-1643 and later expanded. The monastery is famous around the world due to its interior frescoes painted in 1858 by the great Romanian painter Nicolae Grigorescu (one of the founders...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

Access is easy, by car, the road has recently been upgraded. There is no charge for parking or access to the monastery. The inner courtyard is full of brightly colored flowers, so everything impresses you from the beginning. The interior of the monastery is absolutely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

It was quite a disappointment- maybe because it was a Sunday there was no sign of any of the Nuns- so we walked around and left

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AvguyKfarSaba_Israel
Reviewed August 20, 2018

The second biggest nuns monastery in Romania after Varatec (which is near by Agapia) builded in 1460 in a very nice area. It was jus me or u can "feel" heaven there?!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank sebastian s
Reviewed June 25, 2018

One of the most beautiful and well maintained monastery in Moldavia. Is clean and nice and quiet, located in a picturesque area, is a must see in all touristic circuits of monasteries.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank mihacom
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

It's a beautifully preserved monastery and superb gardens. It's maintained by orthodox nuns, and houses a museum of famouse Romanian painter and poets. It is well organized and ntetsting to visit. In the summer I guess there is more activity and small shops around .

Date of experience: October 2017
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