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Address: 2, blvd. Knyaginya Maria Luiza, Sofia, Bulgaria

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Nice little church.

Discovered and resurrected among the ruins of the ancient city of Sedica, this little church stood the test of time. It really looks beautiful with the colored boulders used when... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 December 2016
Daniel A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On our way to St George's we stoped to admire this small quite magnificent building , hidden below ground level , almost inside a metro station Worth seeing as part of a tour of the city

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Discovered and resurrected among the ruins of the ancient city of Sedica, this little church stood the test of time. It really looks beautiful with the colored boulders used when this church was built.

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Thank Daniel A
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Really great site for a visit. Be sure to wander deeper into the underground to see the remainder of the ruins.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

This is an interesting old church building set below ground level between the Serdica metro station and the nearby Serdica archaeological site. It wasn't open when I visited, but the main attraction is just the strangeness of the very old building amongst the modern surroundings.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

This is a small medieval Bulgarian Orthodox church near the Metro station and Roman ruins in central Sofia. It appears to be very old and is known for its mural paintings from the 14th, 15th, 17th and 19th century. However, we were only able to view it from the outside. It would be easy to miss, but is worth taking... More 

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Breskens, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

For people who like archeology its a very nice church and roman excavations in the heart of Serdika [ The old name for Sofia ]

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Quite a surprise to see this old building amongst todays modern architecture. Although I must say a pleasant surprise, that allows one to draw contrasting comparisons.

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Andover, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Tried unsuccessfully to gain entrance on several occasions. It seems you need to be Orthodox to gain entrance at limited times of services. Very interesting history.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

You can easily miss it because this old church lays under the streets level. On the other hand you can reach it going out from underground, when you take the right direction. To enter the chaple you must go down its stairst and enter from it down part and to be happy that it was not closed.

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Thank mis27
Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

You get really amazed and surprised when find the this old relic hiding between the high and massive presidential buildings. This view is very charming.

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