Saharna Monastery, Rezina

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The Saharna Monastery is a monastery in Saharna, Moldova.The "Holy Trinity" Monastery of Saharna, situated about 110 km north of Chișinău, on the right side of the Nistru River, is considered to be one of the biggest centres for religious pilgrimages in Moldova. Here can be found the unique relicts of St. Cuvios Macarie, and on the top of the high cliff, according to a legend, there is a footprint of St. Maria. The legend says that a monk from the monastery once saw the shining figure of Saint Maria on the top of a rock. When reaching that spot the monk saw a mark of a footstep on the ground.
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  • A nice monastery, but you need also to have a nice walk in the surrounding nature. The monastery is open by daylight (not sure they have official opening hours). To reach the walking path you can cros...  more »
  • Nice orthodox monastery. We went also to Saharna Waterfall, which is close. We also so the cave church. Nice view from the rock above the monastery.  more »
  • And the third monastery I visit in moldova, one more beautiful than the other. This may be the spring to awaken European travelers. In this small State everything and remained as the olden days ', the beauty of her companions, its monasteries, its simple but healthy and tasty culinary art, the availability of its inhabitants. They are an invitation to visit moldova. What about this wonderful monastery incassonato in its hills. Peace, quiet, nature, ri immerse you into his arms, make you feel light and fly to a prayer
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  • Very beautiful place With waterfalls(7). Churchs(2)(ortodox) Very natural
  • Beautiful landscapes. The church is located between 'hills' and is seen from the top. Near is small waterfall. Good touristic place.
  • In my opinion, Saharna Monastery - is the most beautiful religious site in Moldova. The monastery, has a beautiful main church, spacious cells, a nice touristic site with a small market at the entrance, kids area, a cave church, an open bath, some daco-roman ruins on top of the hill !
  • Very beautiful place
  • Historical religious site about 100km north of Chisinau, one of Moldova's national landmarks

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