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OUT in Time

A lot should be done to restore it, but it's a lovely place.First of all the area is beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Bonnieux, France
A gem in need of restoration

They are starting to restore parts of this historic facility. It's well worth a visit now, and... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2015
Alexandria, Virginia
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  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
14 May 2018
“Interesting place”
10 Apr 2017
“OUT in Time”
The monastery was founded in 1193. Even today there lives a community of monks of Premonstratensian order. Significant is the Romanesque-Gothic Church of the Annunciation and the library, which is the second largest monastery library in Bohemia with...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Klaster 1, Tepla 364 61, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

The monastery itself is an interesting place. It was devastated during the communist regime but has been renovated since then. The tour guides are very helpful and know a lot about this place. It is also interesting for children, especially the water mill exposition in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank teitij
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A lot should be done to restore it, but it's a lovely place.First of all the area is beautiful and the building itself. But it's clear that money would be more than welcome to maintain it.We bought very delicious honey at the shop.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank vgalichon
Reviewed 11 August 2016

15 km far from Mariánské lázně. Deffinately worth to visit. Enjoy the monastery and discover how the monks have lived. 2 different tours inside and additionaly 1 in park outside without guide.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Ivo N
Reviewed 19 December 2015

Since our awesome visit I have since read that it is by paid tour only and no photos allowed??...well OOPSY! All the signs seem to be in Czech and in retrospect MAY have been giving instructions but we just walked in (2 of us) and...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Sue P
Reviewed 26 February 2015

They are starting to restore parts of this historic facility. It's well worth a visit now, and should be more impressive in the future.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank TheCordrays
Reviewed 8 November 2014

The wholeplace looks impressive but it is in a bad condition, hence the renovation works. Visiting hours until 15:30

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Lodewijk S
Reviewed 9 October 2014

I was very surprised to find the monastery in such a state of despair. It is supposedly the oldest monastery in the Czech Republic with a huge impact on the development of the whole region and spa business since middle ages. Communist era really took...More

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank Lucie H
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Back in time, there change not to much in this kind of places. Nice roads, but watch good for deer etc. We find one restaurant in Tepla it self, was not bad.......

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank Hubertus57
Reviewed 21 August 2013

we didn t know the place to be undergoing renovation,but we neveretheless enjoyed the hike around the monastery,the size of it is incredible.still worth to visit

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank peter r
Reviewed 10 August 2013

The roads towards this attraction are in a horrible state, as so is this monastery: even renovated bits are kind of dilapidated. Its interiors, as well as the church and useum can only be visitde by guidetour, taking pix totally forbidden (interiors). To me the...More

Date of experience: July 2013
3  Thank vakantiejozef
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