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Oasis of tranquillity

Speaking honestly, there are not so many places to visit in Vologda. The monastery was our final... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2015
Oksana_Dyakonova_
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Moscow, Russia
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Beautiful and peaceful monastery

We had an interpreter for our tour here. One of the monks (he spoke no English) took us around and... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2013
oaktree56
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Camden, ME
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Oct 13, 2015
“Oasis of tranquillity ”
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Reviewed September 12, 2016

This monestery is located inot in the center of Vologda but it takes only 10-12 minutes ride by taxy (about 3$ one way) or 20 minutes by bus (0.4$). The monestery mostly is open to public for free. It is quite compact and fully represents...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

Speaking honestly, there are not so many places to visit in Vologda. The monastery was our final spot before leaving the town - and I would definitely advise you not to miss it! This monastery reminded me of Tolga monastery in Yaroslavl, which is my...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed January 7, 2013

We had an interpreter for our tour here. One of the monks (he spoke no English) took us around and he was very sweet. For women; if you don't have a dress on, you will be asked to wear a black apron-like 'skirt' placed at...More

Date of experience: November 2012
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Reviewed July 25, 2012

Visited this monastery as part of a cycling tour provided by the tourist information centre in Vologda. The ride is not too difficult to get out there and the monastery is located near a river. You can walk within the fortified walls and enter the...More

Date of experience: July 2012
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