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Saint Andrew's Cave Monastery

Strada Corvin Ion, Constanta 900160, Romania
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At the holy cave

Departing from Constanta to Ion Corvin, after about 75 km, we leave the main road, follow the signs... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2017
puiu2013
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Constanta, Romania
This place beside nature is a great pilgrimage place to visit

In a far remote place with few small villages not very far, this place is offering also a nature... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2017
Ice333
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Constanta, Romania
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Strada Corvin Ion, Constanta 900160, Romania

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Reviewed December 11, 2017

Departing from Constanta to Ion Corvin, after about 75 km, we leave the main road, follow the signs and reach the cave of St. Andrew. This Dobrogeana Monastery is located less than 2 kilometers from the "Mihai Eminescu Cisme" and at about 4 kilometers from...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

In a far remote place with few small villages not very far, this place is offering also a nature corner very beatiful. Marking the place from were the christianity has been spreaded in Dacia is revealed the cave where St Apostle Andrew was living like...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

It's a very spiritual place. You can visit there the cave where Saint Andrewsl lived. He is the one who brought Cristianity on the Romanian territory. It's a must see. You have to baptise your kids here. It's a space of high spiritual. If my...More

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Reviewed August 24, 2016

We have baptized there my oldest son. It is a trully spiritual landmark of Dobrogea (region) & Romania. You can visit there the cave where Saint Andrew lived. He is the one who brought Christianity on the Romanian teritory. It is a trully special place...

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Reviewed August 23, 2016

St. Andrew’s Cave and Monastery has a spiritual and historical significance related to St. Andrew The Apostle, who blessed by his presence this ancestral land between the Danube and the Black Sea, becoming patron of Dobrogea and Romania. Unfortunately, during the Communist regime, dark clouds...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2016

St Andrew brought the Christianity onto this land, and this was the cave in which is supposed he lived. A space if high spirituality, with quiet and beautiful surroundings.

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Reviewed July 19, 2016

St. Andrew is the one who brought Christianity to this land. I had the opportunity to visit the cave where he lived on a scorching day of July. Upon entering the cave, the silence and low temperature inside felt like a balm. I took my...More

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Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

The monastery itself isn't extremely spectacular apart from the fact that it's located in a cave. It is said that the remains of St. Andrew himself are inside and that they have healing powers for whoever prays there. I'm not that big of a believer,...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2016

My review has nothing to do with faith and religious beliefs; these are private to each one of us. It is my opinion about the Saint Andrew's complex: the two churches and the Cave Monastery. The cave is taking you back in time and although...More

3  Thank InaTatiana
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Reviewed April 21, 2016

a very nice enviromment, o nice forest and the cave where lived st Andrew, first apostle of Christ. inside is so peace and so many faith. near the cave, about 30 km , is one of the most nice monastery from Dobrogea: Dervent Monastery, where...More

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Kelly W
August 7, 2017|
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Response from Bonnie M |
Ion Corvin village, Constanta county. It’s like1h15’ from Constanţa. Directions -Valu lui Traian - Cobadin - Adamclisi - Ion Corvin
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Ninutsa G
August 4, 2016|
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Response from EugenC | Reviewed this property |
To be honest, I have no idea. It was around noon when we got there. My guess is that if you go between 9AM and 4PM, you should find everything open (cave, church, souvenir shop). Have fun!
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