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Church of the Intercession of the Holy Virgin

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Of course need to be visited

There are two ways to get there. By the car: but don't some navigators - they'll make a wrong way... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Moscow, Russia
Was an awesome trip on our own!

We took a taxi to a church very close to the area and visited their first, in that church their... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
Dale J
Vernon, B.C.
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Vokzalnaya, 10, Bogolyubovo 601270, Russia
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Reviewed 21 June 2014

This church is called as 'Pokrova Church on Nerliy'. You should park your car in Bogolyubovo railroad station, and cross railroad via overbridge and then go through birch tree forest. And then you can see wide open Russian wild grass field. Very far, you can...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

Church of the Intercession of the Holy Virgin is located in the surroundings of the little town of Bogolyubovo, located in the Golden Ring, an historical place surrounded Moscow. We park the car near the train station and walked until we arrived to the church....More

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Reviewed 24 September 2018

There are two ways to get there. By the car: but don't some navigators - they'll make a wrong way to the closed area. So, if you are going by the car, just turn to the right after the Monastery with Blue Domes and road...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2018

We had a nice walk through farmfields to reach the church, still an active church so proper atire is needed. Beautiful views over the farmyards and the peace and quiet around the church is nice.

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Reviewed 31 July 2018

We took a taxi to a church very close to the area and visited their first, in that church their main icon is from 1,150, so interesting to see - the church itself was built in the 19th Century. Taxi driver charged us 250 Rubles....More

Thank Dale J
Reviewed 6 October 2017

we parked, and walked over a footbridge that was over the railway, from here its a 20 minute walk, to reach The Church Of The Intercession on the Neri. Its so worth the walk. through fields and next to a river. Its a 12th Century...More

Thank 38sallyj
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We visited Vladimir and Suzdal in Russia July 2017 with a local tour guide, Alexandr Varlamov. This church was a major highlight amongst the many wonders in the two towns. We walked across a beautiful meadow to reach this church - which in the summer...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This was quite a surprise. We saw photos of the little church on a river bank. But it turned out the way walking towards it was the most amazing part. It's like in one of Van Gogh's paintings, the wheat field spreads on both sides...More

Thank immothere
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

From what I understand many Russians have grown up with photo images in different text books , isolated by spring floods, standing tall and elegantly as a symbol of orthodox faith as it grew in the Vladimir-Suzdal region. Even in May with no floods, the...More

Thank Colomb92
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

If you visit Vladimir, you really should make the small side trip to Bogolyubovo to see this gem. I went inside during a service and had no idea what was happening but it was obviously important to the worshippers. There was a vendor outside selling...More

Thank Kirbyk
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This is one of my favorite churches in the Russian federation. Even though it isn't as colorful as the well known ones it is the picturesque setting that makes it so perfect. An absolute must see. there is also a place to swim if you...More

Thank gregp422
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