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Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

It's a new monastery situație in a wanderfull place under the Caraiman Mountain. You can accommodate in this monastery at hight cconditions and You can have all the divine services. I fill great bere everytime.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Alin H
Reviewed August 2, 2017

The Caraiman Monastery is located approx. 2 km from the town of Bușteni and is a new church complex; still working on the development of the ensemble. This idea belonged to the monk Gherontie Puiu. You can see the first wooden church, the large church,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Sorin D
Reviewed June 4, 2017

The landscape is stunning, we drove to it mid May. It was at the end of the day and the place was quiet and serene.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 25, 2017

The monastery is verry good place to pray, in a beautiful landscape in Busteni mountain resort and Caraiman mountain. Inside the monastery is a quaiet and calm atmosphere, a pious relax for pelerins. Inside of chearch is a beautiful icons. Outside is a little lake...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank dorinakiss
Reviewed March 27, 2017

A steep walk up from Busteni center. Good to visit wall year round, but particularly at Easter, where it gets very busy.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank JaneMihalache
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

We visited the Caraiman monastery twice. The monastery stands tall against the Bucegi Mountains and its history is breath taking. The souvenir shop is full of orthodox religious artefacts, books and talismans.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed December 16, 2016

Whether you're religious or not, I think the views you get to see are worth the effort to climb through on the narrow staircase through the forest (or along the asphalt road) to the Caraiman Church. I have been here for the first time many...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank British_lover
Reviewed November 22, 2016

Beautiful location and church. Fresh air and breath taking mountains. Easy access. Nice little store for souvenirs and religiuos items.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank L1458PVdianac
Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

We stopped by after a day up at Babele. What a charming place. Worth a look even if you are not religious. It's a quiet, relaxing place. Go for a prayer and be respectful. Have a look inside the new church as well as the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank CristinaAriadna
Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

One of the most beautiful monasteries in Romania. The atmosphere is calm, the views are stunning and the religious spirit embraces you.

Date of experience: September 2016
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