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Horezu Monastery (Hurezi Monastery)

Str Manastirii | Satul Romanii de Jos, Horezu 245800, Romania
+40 250 860 190
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Great place to visit

It`s a nice place to visit in Horezu. It`s an impressive Monastery with great surroundings. It is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Daniel M
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Bucharest, Romania
Oasis of Peace and Beauty

This monastery should be included in a top 10 monasteries that worth a visit in Romania (and there... read more

Reviewed June 7, 2017
Jazzumbo
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Brasov, Romania
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  • Average6%
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“fruit trees” (2 reviews)
“nuns” (4 reviews)
“masterpiece” (3 reviews)
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Str Manastirii | Satul Romanii de Jos, Horezu 245800, Romania
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+40 250 860 190
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It`s a nice place to visit in Horezu. It`s an impressive Monastery with great surroundings. It is considered to be the most representative construction in the Brancovenesc style.

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed June 7, 2017

This monastery should be included in a top 10 monasteries that worth a visit in Romania (and there are a lot of monasteries in the country). It's, most probably, the most impressive Orthodox monastery in Oltenia region. The entire site (including the church, the walls...More

Thank Jazzumbo
Reviewed January 6, 2017

More than 200 years monument of architecture. Very impressive icons and mural. A vivid place, inhabited by about 50 nuns.

Thank Mircea1958
Reviewed October 31, 2016

It was founded at the end of 17th century by Brancoveanu. The location is nice with a lot of forest and nice views. Inside the monastery is quiet a good place to reflect to life and soul issues.

Thank thor2705
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Crowded and large. Runned like a well-oiled money-making machine. Missed the quiet surrounds when inside. Impressive church. Visit outside the pilgrimmige season is advised.

Thank Marian C
Reviewed October 18, 2016

When I stepped at the entrance of the monastery, I thought it looked a bit plain. I walked further in and was stunned by the gorgeous blooming flowers, fat apples hanging from the trees. The monastery was quiet with the presence of the nuns walking...More

Thank ngshiyan
Reviewed October 14, 2016

A gem in a very ugly region. The scenery resembles Umbria, the roads and the whole impression is that of a run down remote region that has nothing to do with this superb monastery. Ignore the surroundings.

1  Thank ZoiaAshdod
Reviewed September 24, 2016

nice place to visit. a lot of friendly nuns and pretty garden with colourful flowers. not too many things to see here but worth experiencing life in the monastery.

Thank marcin w
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the main attraction from Horezu. I would recommend you to spent there around 2 hours.

Thank Havidas
Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

Have seen this monastery in September 2016. This is a must see place while in Horezu area, easy to reach by car.

Thank aam_13
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