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Nice monastery to visit

Caraiman Monastery is an Orthodox monastery situated in Busteni town. Is visited by some thosands... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2015
Alessia E
Bucharest, Romania
Lovely place

A very nice place, the surroundings are truly special, there is peace everywhere and you can really... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2015
andreea p
via mobile
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Str. Palanca Nr. 24, Busteni 105500, Romania
+40 244 320 152
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Reviewed January 10, 2018

I am not a believer or something, but this is the most beautiful monastery ever visited. The landscape is amazing, the complex is airy, and the monks do a very good job, maintaining that beauty.

1  Thank AndreiGS
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Reviewed May 8, 2015

Caraiman Monastery is an Orthodox monastery situated in Busteni town. Is visited by some thosands of tourists. The monastery is occupied by a large community of priests.

Thank Alessia E
Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

A very nice place, the surroundings are truly special, there is peace everywhere and you can really enjoy the peaceful atmosphere. I go back there any time i can...

Thank andreea p
Reviewed February 11, 2015

It is a very nice monastery, worth visiting. The inside drawings are impressive. It is situated very near the mountain pick, I saw it in winter, but I guess it lookes as interesting in summer.

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Reviewed January 20, 2015

This monastery is situated at the top of a hill so walking is fine if you feel fit otherwise take the car as there is ample parking. The monastery is in good order and the artwork etc preserved very well. This is one of the...More

1  Thank Kathryn J
Reviewed January 7, 2015

This monastery is located in a stunning area with beautiful views of the mountain and trees in the background. We visited the site in December and the snow added to the beauty of the monastery.

Thank Lionel L
Reviewed September 8, 2014

I liked the place, near mountains and forest. I liked that is clean and full of flowers and nice arrangements.

1  Thank Liviu Constanti... M
Reviewed June 6, 2014

Situated at the foot of Caraiman massif,this monastery is not very old,founded in 1998.The area is wonderful,clean fresh air,mountains,peaceful atmosphere. It can accomodate100 guests, in three buildings.Each room is equipped with private bathroom.

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