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Saint Nikolas Russian Church (Tsurkva Sveta Nikolai)

3 Tsar Osvobotiel blvd | At the intersection of Rakovska and Tsar Osvoboditel Streets, Sofia, Bulgaria
+359 2 986 2715
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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3 Tsar Osvobotiel blvd | At the intersection of Rakovska and Tsar Osvoboditel Streets, Sofia, Bulgaria
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+359 2 986 2715
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Reviewed today

Authentic East Orthodox church, built in old Russian style. Fantastic place, a strong energy center.

Thank Galin G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

From the outside it is very pretty. Inside, although very small, impressive paintings to walls and ceiling. Don't expect to be in building very long but it is close to Cathedral plus the very interesting small market is just to the rear to buy soviet...More

Thank Cansfield R
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped by here when walking past and there happened to be a christening happening that we got to observe along with a lot of other visitors! You can purchase candles to buy here and light. Lovely inside and great peek at the culture Sofia...More

Thank pulse16
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Such a beautiful architecture. The inside is a typical orthodox church. You should definitely visit. We've spend half an hour inside the church since there was a prayer at the time and it was so nice to listen to.

Thank MelinaMoyseos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You should see by walking in the city center.Free entrance, super colorful paints and still you do pry

Thank Nazif Can K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The church is on the way from the central Sofia's square to Alexander Nevski Cathedral, you cann't miss it. Nice to take some beautiful photos.

Thank nevenjerkovic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice christian monument with beautiful decoration inside and outside! Worth to visit and take photos

Thank m4rus4ki
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This church is close to the center of Sofia. It is small but very beautiful. In the church there are a lot of drawings. You will like them

Thank Berg S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't go into the church but admired the outside of the building. There was a lovely park and garden around the church.

Thank colleencanberra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pretty little church sits at the edge of a park and is worth a photo stop. The interior is also pretty although photography isn't allowed, and you should ensure you dress appropriately to go in. It's definitely worth a short visit as it's a...More

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