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“Nice”
Review of Boyana Church

Boyana Church
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Bulgaria and Macedonia One Day Tour from Sofia
Ranked #5 of 168 things to do in Sofia
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Located at the foot of Mt. Vitosha, Bojana Church is about 900 years old. The church houses the National Museum, which focuses on regional history, art and cultural artifacts.
New York City, New York
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“Nice”
Reviewed 30 January 2012

Theres is a very gentle guide who explains everything in a special way.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“very special”
Reviewed 22 December 2011

It might be a little hard to find it, but if you ask for directions, everyone knows the Boyana Church. Only limited amount of people are allowed at the time as the climate is regulated so it can preserve the magnificent layers of frescoes, dating XI - XIX century, so perhaps it would be a good idea to call in advance. Please hire a guide, it is well worth and very inexpensive.
Allow 2 hours as the church is situated on the outskirts. Once you are there, you will be near the National Military History Museum which exhibits gold treasures dating BC, that would leave you speechless.

Visited January 2011
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Milan, Italy
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Nice place with good park.”
Reviewed 1 December 2011

In the curche yard have a very good park with big trees. Quite place and very good for relax.

Visited November 2011
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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“Boyana Church, suburb of Sofia”
Reviewed 15 November 2011

The church itself was interesting but the explanation was not enough

Visited October 2011
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Stockholm, Sweden
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“Nice place for relax.”
Reviewed 14 November 2011

Near by Sofia. Very good park. Church is under Unesco protection.

Visited November 2011
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