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Glozhene Monastery (Sveti Georgi Pobedonosets)

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Ribaritsa, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Very beautiful place. Definitely recommended to visit on a weekend. The entrance is Free, but you need to pay for parking - 1 leva for a bike and horse (?), 2 leva for a standard car, 3 for mini bus, and so on. Mind that...More

Thank Elżbieta W
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Going to the monastery is a bit challenging, but the view from the top, the mystical feeling and the great food are totally worthed.

Thank Stan172
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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

The road to get there is really windy, narrow, and a bit nerve racking, but it's absolutely beautiful with some amazing views. From where you can park, it's an easy walk to the Monestary (although uphill) and once there you can walk around. They have...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

It's a bit of a hassle to get there with narrow roads and not much to protect you if you fall off but the pay off is the great view once you have reached your destination. I would strongly recommend to visit this place during...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The monastery itself is magisterial and imposing - it is definitely worth visiting, especially if you are passing by on the way out of Sophia. Do, however, beware of the narrow mountain road. I am sure that in summer it is safe. We went in...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

The route to the Monastery is so tiny and dangerously sharpened high in the mountains, it is impossible to pass if two big cars meet at the different directions. If I knew I wouldn't go! If you go, beware and take a small car!

Thank shamenet
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Small, but fascinating monastery on the top of the mountain. Brilliant views and rich history, it has it all.

Thank Sa6o-Alfonso
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

It's a fairly small monastery high up in the mountains, reachable by a long and very narrow road (that starts just outside of the village of Glozhene). As many have said, the views are stunning and it's a very peaceful place. It has played an...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Nice place, a bit strange, but authentic! It is an old monastery and people actually live there! Incredible view!

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Reviewed 5 August 2015

Very beautiful monastery on the top of the mountine.Stunning views from the top of the hill.Must go there.

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Kit4262017
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Response from Ingrid S | Reviewed this property |
If you park by the little gift hut, maybe five minutes. If you park in the lot just below, maybe 15 minutes?
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