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Saon Monastery

Niculitel, Tulcea, Romania
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Romanian Monastery

Very famous for the special wines and a beautiful place to visit. The tiny zoo by the exit (next to... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2017
Georgeta D
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Zagreb, Croatia
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Quiet and peacocks

The monastery is located in a corner of the specific nature of the Dobrudja region. The courtyard... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2017
cata7769
,
Braila, Romania
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“water front” (2 reviews)
“weekend trip” (2 reviews)
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Niculitel, Tulcea, Romania
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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Very famous for the special wines and a beautiful place to visit. The tiny zoo by the exit (next to outside toilets) is a must see!

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Reviewed July 25, 2017

The monastery is located in a corner of the specific nature of the Dobrudja region. The courtyard is like a palace garden with particularly beautiful, active palm trees, flowers and peacocks. The wine bought there is a liqueur .... it is included in the tour...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

A very nice church, extremely well taken care of, lots of trees and flowers, excellent road until the location, so we really liked it!

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Reviewed April 24, 2017

It is a nice place to stop if you are driving around. You will take few pictures and move on. Very short walk from a parking lot.

Thank Exulant
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Reviewed April 21, 2017

A beautiful and quiet, peaceful place near Tulcea. They have a bird sanctuary and you can walk to the water front, which makes it perfect for a weekend trip if you are in the area.

Thank Carmen M
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Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

It is a Nice experience to visit the area . It is a Little bit of everything mix with the area .. Jus go and get some pozitive fealing .

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Reviewed December 19, 2016

Quiet, peaceful. With the addition of the bird sanctuary and a walk to the water front, it is perfect for a Sunday morning.

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Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

A beautiful orthodox monastery. Great wine, close to Danube. I recomand you to stay at least a night here.

Thank Bunica M
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Reviewed June 18, 2016

The church building is modern, and the decoration is correspondingly new. Two royal portraits on the west wall were overpainted when the country shed its royalty - but you can still see the outline of the older pictures. The grounds are worth exploring - when...More

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Reviewed June 8, 2016

I was at Saon Monastery with more people, but this year was amazing, nice place to visit and to stay for a while.

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