Not so awesome as Rila Monastery but if you are in Melnik you should see this place. Great view on the way from Melnik to Rozhen.
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This is a really well preserved old monastery. A calm surroundings, beautiful nature and a nice view to the famous rock pyramids. The church is is with really beautiful wall-paintings, but the thing that we enjoyed the most is that here is really calm and...More
Loved the experience of being there early in the morning and watching the monks pray. Peaceful and idyllic.
Quiet and off the beaten path. The inside of the church is spectacular as is the painting of Judgement Day outside. The vine in the courtyard offers shade and rest.if you follow the signs for the footpath to Melnik for maybe 10 or 15 minutes...More
This tour by aviator was the oddest one we have ever taken. Perhaps I didn't request an English speaking guide. Regardless we still had fun and enjoyed our day. Our driver did not speak English. He was not a tour guide...he referred to his name...More
This little monastery is situated 6km outside the city of Melnik, in the small city of Rozhen (which means Born). The only way to get there is by car through some really narrow roads, but it's worth it. In this small monastery, there are frescos...More
Nice place. An old monastery placed in a beautiful landscape. Unfortunately the zone is not sure. Thieves broke in the monastery parking, so pay atention.