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Founded in 1532, this monastery's frescoes recreate the siege of Constantinople.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Vatra Moldovitei 727595, Romania
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+40 230 336 348
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"painted monasteries"
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"worth a visit"
in 4 reviews
"romanian history"
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"sunny day"
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"the main road"
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"take photos"
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"beautiful setting"
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"small fee"
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"gura humorului"
in 3 reviews
"within the walls"
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"exterior"
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"paintings"
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"nuns"
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"fresco"
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"monastery"
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"region"
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"peace"
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Moldovita Monastery is an important piece of romanian history - it`s roots dates back in time in the early 1500. It`s location is situated at around 17 kms from Campulung Moldovenesc. You have to turn left, from the main road and from there, you have...More

Thank Bogdan M
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

a great monastery with a great history and great paintings have to pay the enter must see the parking is free

Thank oiv85
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

The Monastery is situated in Bucovina, in the North of Romania. It's one of the most beautiful construction with great architecture and exterior paintings. It was under construction and renovating at that time. It is a monument with a great value.

Thank AndreeaVoiculescu
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

It's a place you can't miss. The walls outside and inside the church are all covered with religious paintings with strong colours. All the space is beautiful.

Thank ZaidaSilvaFreire
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Moldovita monastry was just a delight to visit.. especially as we had such a sunny day when there! We got there early, just as it opened, so we were the only people there which was a huge bonus! It's not that large but the walled...More

Thank dedicatedtraveller
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

it's small and cosy, it's not Sucevita Monastery the paintings are well preserved for only half of the walls, but that is not relevant the air is full of a peace feeling, the nuns are so skilled to be guides, the flowers enrich the place.....rest...More

Thank PopisteanuG
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This was my favorite monastery : beautiful outside and in, with a very well kept garden surrounding it. The inside is wonderful also.

Thank Virontherun
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Maybe the least impressive one from all 4 we visited that day as it is a bit smaller and a bit worn out. But still inside the frescoes are amazing and well preserved. The garden are so lovely you can sit and enjoy the view......More

Thank Xena1982
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

In general it's beautiful, and unique for this region in Romania. Definitely worth to see. We don't pay for the entrance, because nobody was around, but I think there is some small fee for the entrance.

Thank Dzeikob
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

While touring the painted monasteries of Bucovina, we stopped first at Moldovita on our way from Maramures. This monastery is beautiful with lovely paintings, many of which are fading as over time the weather takes its toll on the frescoes which line the monasteries exterior....More

Thank M06642199
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