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Voronet Monastery

Gura Humorului, Romania
+40 753 608 318
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This painted nun monastery is often referred to as the "Sistine Chapel of the East."
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“last judgement” (11 reviews)
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Gura Humorului, Romania
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+40 753 608 318
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"blue color"
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"painted monasteries"
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"last judgement"
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"taking photos"
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"entrance fee"
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"guide book"
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"unesco world heritage"
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"parking lot"
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"paintings"
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"monastery"
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"romania"
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"nuns"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Of the many painted monateries in this part of Romania this was the most rewarding. The colours are vibrant and the atmosphere was peaceful. It cost just under a pound each to get in. There is a car park 500 metres away with toilets, we...More

Thank Robin C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I vizitez the location în the late afternoon, even the sun way preparing to hide after the hills surrounding the monastery. As expected, the monastery is making you feel something special, the paintings are amazing and the famous blue color is unic. What I didn'd...More

Thank bogdanr2
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's hard to express the feelings in a review of a place like Voronet. It is art, history and heritage, combined in a small but important monastery. My advice is to try and get a guided tour with one of the nouns , organize a...More

Thank Florin C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This church is very well known already for a couple of reasons around its history and architecture and paintings. The exterior painting is probably the most stunning part. The entire building with the hill on the background is impressive. What I do not like about...More

Thank Anfrist
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you enter in the Voronet Monastery you can feel the prayers of our ancestors. It is better to visit the monasteries in spring or autumn because it is not so crowded and you can say your prayer in peace...

Thank manubudu
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

you must see this great monastery is so beautiful and his story is great was built in three months and three days do not miss at the entrance you have tom pay

Thank oiv85
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

The Voroneț monastery also known as “Eastern chapel of the Orient” is one of the most beautiful monastery in Romania, Moldavia region, due to it’s spledids frescoes, but also by it’s natural setting. The distinct “Voroneț blue” color is unique in the world, and its...More

Thank Eduard M
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Last week I visited the monastery for the second time. Once in summer and one time in winter. Both experiences were very enjoyable. When visiting in winter there are far fewer tourists than in summer. I prefered this as you can take a lot more...More

Thank Thomas C
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

One of the most beautiful monasteries of Romania. You have to listen the monstery' story told by nuns and you will be very impressed.

Thank Copacea C
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

The place is really nice, the garden is beautiful. An impressive place with lots of tourists. There is parking in the area

Thank shaysegal
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