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Curtea de Arges Monastery

Str. Basarabilor nr. 1, Curtea de Arges, Romania
+40 248 721 735
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Str. Basarabilor nr. 1, Curtea de Arges, Romania
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+40 248 721 735
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful architecture. Very interresting legend of Ana and Manole. All former kings of Romania are burried here. Nice surroundings, you can relax here. Enough parking places.

Thank Duta V
Reviewed 30 October 2017

romania is a country full of churches and monasteries. this one is a cool one. located near to the famous road 7 C. u can go there and see it if u have time and for a break. very old and exteriorly is cool. the...More

Thank Jalal I
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Facinating very old monastery. visited many throughout Romania and this is the best! Very rare frescos and I was luck to run into a local person that gave me a private tour! You can see 3 layers of frescos. And, across a small (free) parking...More

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The church itself has a great arhitecture on the exterior. Also in the church you can find the tombs of some leaders in the pas monarchy of Romania!

Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

If you want to see the worst in religions this is the place. Before you enter the main church what ever riom there are stalls with religious souviniers.. realy stuffy and then every body is standing in line to kiss a religious relik....

Thank Noazh
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We were there on the day of St Mary's festival so were unable to see the interior. Honoured to have seen the service, the grounds and exterior offer a lot to look at, but it was truly too busy to attribute this with a fair...More

Thank Tania444
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Pretty Monastery, inside and outside. Definitely worth a stop if you are in the area. Small fee to enter the Monastery, and an additional fee to take pictures.

Thank Anders T
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit. Full of history and with qualified personnel. However there is a small fee if you want to take pictures inside and this is a bit annoying.

Thank Stefan T
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We stopped in Curtea de Arges on our way over Transfagarasan. So we decided to visit this monastery. The exterior of the church was amazing, a real rare oportunity to see. On the other side the interior was not so impressive. We were very glad...More

Thank Soccca
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Read the legend about this monastery it will be even more interesting to visit this place. The entrance is free of charge. Inside there is small but important museum.

Thank Dzeikob
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Response from Melvin F | Reviewed this property |
We rented a car. That way you can visit the beautiful sites along the way, once you get out of the Bucharest area.
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