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Amazing little place.

This small working monastery is a delight to visit. The church is so small, but beautifully... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Angela S
Go and see this

We stayed the a local hotel and passed this place on the way to a local supermarket. We popped in... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
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25 Sep 2017
“Amazing little place.”
3 Sep 2017
“Go and see this”
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Knyaz Boris I st. 108, Pomorie 8200, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

This small working monastery is a delight to visit. The church is so small, but beautifully decorated and we were fortunate to witness a baptism when we were there.

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We stayed the a local hotel and passed this place on the way to a local supermarket. We popped in and were delighted to get a slice of genuine Bulgaria. You can go in the chapel and around the grounds and it does have an...More

Thank FrankB11
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Came past here on a walk decided to pop in. Very nice and pleasant. Well worth a little visit. Ladies must cover up when going in here. To use the toilet you are asked for 0.50 donation and the toilet tissue is outside next to...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

What a great place! The statue of st. George outside in front of the monastery is magnificent. The monastery in side has a beautiful chapel. 17 century of history this monastery has a lot to tell.

Thank Isabel d
Reviewed 21 April 2017

not much to say lovely place spoiled by tourist money grabbing locals that build anywhere and charge a fortune.

Thank Madsamuri
Reviewed 22 December 2016

In Pomorie there are not too much attractions and places to see, so people go to see the Monastery, that has an interesting background , but not too much to see. The icons are beautiful and colorful. I liked most of the paintings on the...More

Thank leppakerttu
Reviewed 17 September 2016

The St. George monastery in Pomorie is a typical East Orthodox religious worship place. As a Christian country Bulgaria values highly the role of the monasteries in the nation's history especialy for the survival of the Bulgarian spirit and culture during the centuries of barbaric...More

Thank PalmDubai
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Ask why this Monastery was built. The story is truly amazing. Not for everyone but we found it interesting. if you are in Pomorie, its worth a visit

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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

The Monastery offers a very attractive garden, a nice spot to relax in, filled with fig trees, paprika, tomatoes, eggplants etc. One can also take a look at the collection of religious paintings (including, and i'm not kidding, a glow in the dark icon) and...More

Thank Michał D
Reviewed 24 November 2015

The Monastery was established in the 7th century in the town of Anchialo /The old name of Pomorie/ but was later destroyed during the Ottoman invasion in the late 14th century. At the end of the 17th century, a Turkish administrator, Selim Bey, who according...More

Thank mitzov
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