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Patriarchal Cathedral

Str Dealul Mitropoliei Piata Unirii, Bucharest, Romania
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Str Dealul Mitropoliei Piata Unirii, Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the churches to visit in Bucharest, not many tourist around, very few actually. Mostly local women and monks, amazing paintings and icons, loved how peaceful is this place.

Thank VoyagerPato2014
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

This large church sits atop a big hill. It is decorated much like all of the Orthodox churches in the city, with painted walls and ceilings and gold detailing. There is a container of drinking water outside, which is nice and unusual. Worthwhile to visit.

Thank Inbal R
Reviewed July 4, 2017

Interedting place to visit inthe heart of Bucharest. The most meaningful religious site of the Christian Orthodox religion in Roumania. Impressive gold altar and wall paintings.

Thank TzviaO
Reviewed June 14, 2017

Bell Tower, Chapel, Patriarchal Cathedral and Patriarchal Palace can be visited on the Patriarchy Hill. The Patriarchal Palace can be visited for free from monday to friday beetween 9 and 16 but you need to book in advance.

1  Thank Mario B
Reviewed June 14, 2017

Lovely church like them all, the interior is stunning, The structure was begun in 1654 and completed in 1658 under the orders of the Wallachian prince, Serban Basarb. The facade is in the Brâncovenesc style.All of the original frescoes and sculptures were destroyed, except for...More

Thank david s
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Right near the Patriarchal Cathedral you can find the old Parlament Palace, very nice. You should visit

Thank Florian N
Reviewed May 18, 2017

This is perhaps the largest church in Bucharest and is not to be missed. As with all the religious sights, the interior is quite breath taking and a sight not to be missed in Bucharest.

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Beautiful Orthodox Cathedral We went for the Easter Service this year Impressed by the crowd of people attending the beautiful service for Easter.

Thank adrian t t
Reviewed May 9, 2017

This attraction is about ten minutes walk from south of old town. Includes several buidings (church and two buidings I think that non-visitable). Church is nice. The walk from old town is nice also. You could not take photos.

Thank JMR34Madrid
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Very quiet and relaxing place, where you can witness the local tradition, especially if you visit during some holidays.

Thank Ivana B
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