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A small Cathedral

A small Cathedal on the mountain side very well kept, and from the Cathedral there is a great view... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2017
kapvor
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Kursk Oblast, Russia
Alexander Nevsky, Yalta, Crimea

This is a central cathedral in Yalta. Most wonderful architecture. Services are very long. Priests... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2016
Sredovic
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Yalta
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Apr 7, 2017
“A small Cathedral”
Jul 25, 2016
“Alexander Nevsky, Yalta, Crimea”
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Reviewed April 7, 2017

A small Cathedal on the mountain side very well kept, and from the Cathedral there is a great view of the mountain landscape and the Seaside in the distance a beautiful place , also if you want Pease in mind.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank kapvor
Reviewed July 25, 2016

This is a central cathedral in Yalta. Most wonderful architecture. Services are very long. Priests are very very polite. Use to go to this catedral very often during my stay in Yalta from 2010 up to 2014.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Sredovic
Reviewed June 28, 2016

The road to this cathedral was windy and narrow but by the time we climbed the hill we were welcomed by a beautiful sight. Bought and lite candle.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank funmi98
Reviewed March 12, 2016

Gorgeous, cozy, clean and friendly place. If you are on seashore make an effort to visit this spiritual and beautiful place!

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Gal m
Reviewed November 27, 2013

Interesting place especially for history-lovers. The interior decoration was created by the architect of the Tcar`s family - Nikolas Krasnov, and the construction was progressed by 2 Tcars and finished only by the third one - the last Russian Tcar of dinasty Romanovs - Nicolas...More

Date of experience: November 2013
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Reviewed November 8, 2013

The golden onion domes stand out in the woodland setting. It's a very interesting building, a wonderful interior with icons etc. well worth a visit and easy to walk to from the promenade and shopping streets.

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank Geoffrey I
Reviewed October 21, 2013

The cathedral is downtown and very pretty. Pictures are not allowed inside the small church. Like most Orthodox churches, women are asked to cover their hair, shoulders and legs.

Date of experience: October 2013
Thank Dushi-NY
Reviewed September 17, 2013

Interesting Cathedral. Beautiful Gold Onion shaped domes, stunning iconostasis inside. Amazingly ornate, Culturally mind-Blowing! If you havent visited the Ukraine before, the sight of old ladies in head scarves furiously mopping the floors (and your feet if you get in their way!) is fun.

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank nigel1959
Reviewed September 5, 2013

the architecture is amazing...beautiful church, it is located in the area above the Lenin embankment, can be reached by foot if you go to the middle of the embankment and go up in the streets, it's dome is clearly visible from away.

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Mickelange
Reviewed September 4, 2013

Built by the Tsars in Yalta, the glint of the sun off the golden domes is amazing. the exterior is breathtaking with gold leaf in between glass mosaic tiles. It doesn't matter where you point your camera, you just can't miss.

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank skyhoosier
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