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A beautiful (but forgotten) town

It's one of the most beautiful towns in Russia. The monasteries here are very beautiful (but not... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2016
Mark V
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Slowly being brought back to life.

We visited the monastery as part of a day tour of the city. There are several buildings from... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2015
Paul B
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Moscow, Russia
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29 Jun 2016
“A beautiful (but forgotten) town”
26 Feb 2015
“Slowly being brought back to life.”
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The main Cathedral on the territory of Borisoglebsky monastery.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Staritskaya st., 7, Torzhok, Russia
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+7 910 640-75-01
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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

It's one of the most beautiful towns in Russia. The monasteries here are very beautiful (but not very well maintained due to lack of funds). We went there on a rainy afternoon and visited all the monasteries/churches/chapels and the local museum. The people here are...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2016
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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

It's one of the most beautiful towns in Russia. The monasteries here are very beautiful (but not very well maintained due to lack of funds). We went there on a rainy afternoon and visited all the monasteries/churches/chapels and the local museum. The people here are...More

1  Thank Mark V
Reviewed 26 February 2015

We visited the monastery as part of a day tour of the city. There are several buildings from different periods of time. It is well worth a visit and a walk around the impressive structures. It is now being slowly restored, which is wonderful to...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 26 October 2014

We went to Torzhok on a hot afternoon and the delightful view from one of the towers of this monastery made the trip worth it. The town looks like a fairy tale place with its river, bridges and churches.

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