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Manastirea Caraiman

Str. Palanca Nr. 24, Busteni 105500, Romania
+40 244 320 152
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Gorgeous spot in the mountains

If you can, make an effort to stop here. There is a lovely story of how the Monastery was created... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kkbr
Beautiful

The monastery was beautiful. This would be a great place for kids since there are many animals on... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
Crazy4Europe
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Hamilton, Ohio
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Str. Palanca Nr. 24, Busteni 105500, Romania
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+40 244 320 152
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If you can, make an effort to stop here. There is a lovely story of how the Monastery was created by a vision a monk had only a couple of decades ago. The different churches and buildings on the grounds are beautiful, as are the...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

The monastery was beautiful. This would be a great place for kids since there are many animals on the property to look at.

Thank Crazy4Europe
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

A beautiful monastery away from civilization. Easy to access by foot or by car, and when you arrive you will feel blessed. The vision of priest Gherotie Puiu came out amazing, starting from a small wooden church. A clean place and nicely maintained where you...More

Thank Marius A
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

A beautiful monastery, in the heart of the mountains, so you can admire the beauty of them. Close to the village, this beautiful monastery is a beautiful place to visit, so be sure to do so, if you are close to this place. It’s free...More

Thank AlinaSoareManucu
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

The monks monastery is impressive by its bright colorful inside painting, the silence surrounding and majestic view! Totally worths paying a visit!

Thank Bonnie M
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

We stopped here during our trip from Brasov to Bucharest, it is a very calm and lovely place that it is worth to visit!

Thank Xords
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

I am not a believer or something, but this is the most beautiful monastery ever visited. The landscape is amazing, the complex is airy, and the monks do a very good job, maintaining that beauty.

Thank AndreiGS
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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

It's a new monastery situație in a wanderfull place under the Caraiman Mountain. You can accommodate in this monastery at hight cconditions and You can have all the divine services. I fill great bere everytime.

Thank Alin H
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

The Caraiman Monastery is located approx. 2 km from the town of Bușteni and is a new church complex; still working on the development of the ensemble. This idea belonged to the monk Gherontie Puiu. You can see the first wooden church, the large church,...More

Thank Sorin D
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

The landscape is stunning, we drove to it mid May. It was at the end of the day and the place was quiet and serene.

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