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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 13 October 2015
Оксана Д
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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 7 January 2013
oaktree56
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Camden, ME
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13 Oct 2015
“Oasis of tranquillity ”
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Monastyrskaya, 2, Vologda 160901, Russia
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Reviewed 25 July 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

5  Thank adz10
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Reviewed 13 September 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

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Reviewed 13 October 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

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Reviewed 7 January 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

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Reviewed 25 July 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

5  Thank adz10
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