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Kloster Einsiedeln

Einsiedeln 8840, Switzerland
+41 55 418 61 11
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No bikes in the church!

so, just kidding, I just went with my bike to the church, may it helps when god bless my bike. the... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Juerg S
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Los Angeles, California
Awesome

A huge abbey, associated abbey buildings and large stable block. On the pilgrimage route of... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Rockyroadtofreedom
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Freienbach, Switzerland
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This 1,000-year-old monastery a short drive from the city is home to the Black Madonna Shrine, an important pilgrimage destination.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Einsiedeln 8840, Switzerland
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

so, just kidding, I just went with my bike to the church, may it helps when god bless my bike. the church is wonderful, beside the crowd, but if you're earlier then me than it's beautiful and very cool inside. pray for some rain!

Thank Juerg S
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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

A huge abbey, associated abbey buildings and large stable block. On the pilgrimage route of Jakobsweg. If you plan to visit and want to see the whole of the Abbey you should probably check online when services are held as access inside the abbey is...More

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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Its so beautiful and majestic the church it’s a must to see for all visitors. Entrance is free and you can attend the service if you wish. Do visit.

Thank rituuparnabaanerjee
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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

A beautiful church with ornate detailed decoration. Very large. The grounds with the stable and courtyard were well maintained. Great view of the mountains from the Kloster.

Thank JustRose_CH
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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

If in the area, attending this church is a must. The architecture both inside and out are absolutely breathtaking. There is no fee for entering, and walking about the grounds & hillside area also free. There are an abundance of restaurants nearby...which we did attend...More

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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you very much.

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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

The church is beautiful and impressive. Entrance is free. There are often services on and you can go and listen.

Thank DomRom85
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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

The Statue outside the Kloser give some indication of what you will find inside. Amazing for 700 years without a War can to for Historic Buiding...Awesome, just Awesome...!!!

Thank GlobalHedgehog
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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

The loveliest Christmas in central Switzerland with over 100 beautifully decorated festive stalls set against the fantastic backdrop of the imposing Benedictine monastery along the main street. Exceptional choice of quality Christmas presents and gastronomic delights, enchanting lightings and the enormous Christmas tree, varied and...More

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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Thank you very much for beeing here!

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Reviewed 15 December 2017

From wherever you approach this place you will see cows in the summer and heavy snow in the winter, either green-blue or white -blue countryside contracst in the sun. The complex around the curch is majestic. The curch is renovated and you will be immersed...More

Thank Kypt P
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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2017

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Great interior, still working monastery, located in a nice village. If you are around in winter check the dates of the Christmas Market (one week begin of December).

Thank Annette B
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KlosterEinsiedeln, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Kloster Einsiedeln, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

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Jerry100739
4 March 2015|
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Response from KlosterEinsiedeln | Property representative |
Sorry for the late answer: It is a walk of around 10 minutes from the train Station to the monastery.
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Response from KlosterEinsiedeln | Property representative |
Sonn- und Feiertage 06.15 Uhr Eucharistiefeier (Gnadenkapelle) 07.15 Uhr Morgengebet/Laudes (Oberer Chor) 08.00 Uhr Eucharistiefeier (Gnadenkapelle) 09.30 Uhr Konventamt (Klosterkirche) 11.00 Uhr Pilgermesse... More
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