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Bellu Cemetery

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Calea Serban Voda nr. 249, sector 4, Bucharest, Romania
+40 372 739 095
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

Very large, but walkable, cemetery. Many different and unique markers. A great place for photography.

Thank Jeannette G
Reviewed 22 August 2018

This really is a MUST see place, don't be put off by the fact that it's a cemetery. It covers a vast area &would take hours to see it all if not days! Romanians like to be prepared for death & save most of their...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

A walk through this traditional, historic Romanian cemetery with a knowledgeable guide opens your mind to the culture of the nation.

1  Thank FloridaJoeColorado
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Old as time itself. Greedy for life as death. You could walk through it for hours and contemplate at the meaning of life and at the stupidity of man for choosing death over life. Very many writers, actors, singers, state men, as well simple people...More

Thank Dudy D
Reviewed 3 June 2018

The Serban Voda cemetery - known as Bellu Cemetery - was established in 1852, by donating an important land of the former justice minister Barbu Bellu. The cemetery is situated near Piata Eroii Revolutiei Square (Revolution Heroes Square). In this cemetery were buried the most...More

1  Thank Gabriel A
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Bellu is a moderately interesting cemetery but not worth a trip unless you are a cemetery buff. It's a flat piece of land that's covered with graves a few of which are beautiful or interesting.

Thank rodasta
Reviewed 22 December 2017

You can feel the respect for the past, the respect for the memory of those who left us. It is a place that requires silence and respect. A place where the cemetery administration are doing excellent his duty. It is the only cemetery in Bucharest...More

1  Thank Dan P
Reviewed 4 December 2017

the cemetery is placesd in the Tineretului District. You can find there the graves of ones of the most important people from Romania: actors, artists, writers and so on.

1  Thank MihaElla88
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Bellu Cemetery is a beautiful Gothic graveyard from the 1850s, where Romanian notables lie. Travel bloggers including La Carmina came her during the Experience Romania press trip and conference. The undead tales of the strigoi (Romania vampires) seem to come to life here, amidst the...More

2  Thank Ken Y
Reviewed 4 November 2017

"Glory on Earth, happiness on Heavens": this optimistic quotation welcomes the visitors and the forthcoming residents of Bellu Cemetery (Cimitirul Bellu). It is the most interesting cemetery in Bucharest and a special place for Romanians, but it could be hardly defined as an attraction. Here,...More

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