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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is of historical value especially to Greeks who created this monastery. You can take a rest here it is very calm.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Argyro Sylvia D
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We drove up a high hill to view the city from above but it was raining and the trees mostly blocked the view. There appeared to be a service going on. At nearly 500yearsold, this monastery is in excellent condition. Thefrescoes are mostly gone though....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tomorrowsantiques
Reviewed 30 November 2017

The monastery is located in a peripheral neighborhood of Iasi on a hill. The monastery has certain hours of visiting, but if you talk to a nun from there, it comes and opens. I do not remember something excellent about this monastery, but it is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tufus92
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This monastery a little distance out of the city is a beautiful and quiet place. The church is a great sight, with its distinct architecture and the quiet low-light interior contains the typical Orthodox church interior with ikons, illustrations and artefacts.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank GlobetrottingViking
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I go here couple of times a month. It's close to my house where I live part of the year. Inside the walls are some beautiful old monk and nun residences. I understand they've changed over the centuries. The church is especially nice inside. I...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Randy K
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I liked so much the monasteries and churches of Romania, special and unique, this monastery for centuries has been the culture in Iasi

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

Your sensations is ; I am come back in the past! Midle Eve! A conservation is perfect, Tower is spectacular! inside you breath history~!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Marius A
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

This monastery is located on Galata Hill. The panorama from here is beautiful, but are few dry trees which blocks the view. The church, tower and walls are from XVI century and they are in the list of historical monuments in Romania.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank SakinWorld
Reviewed 3 April 2015

Less trafficked than some of the other monasteries and so less crowded. It's a nice monastery and I recommend a visit. I liked the seating area outside the church.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Randy K
Reviewed 21 October 2014

I briefly visited this monastery with my husband and I very much enjoyed walking the grounds, looking at the scenic view of the city bellow. The monastery itself us gorgeous and has some 500 years old decor and ceiling paintings that must be seen.

Date of experience: September 2014
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