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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  • Interesting stone Cathedral. But no less attention should be paid to the cave monastery and a waterfall as well as forests. Probably late autumn is the best time to enjoy local landscapes.
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  • This is somewhat like many monasteries in Moldova. Once there recognizes how lovingly and beautifully is the system and held in shot man immediately. Very well maintained everything. A larger site with some churches, a suspension bridge, the fountain of eternal youth and the original caves. A must-have.
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  • On the entrance head scarfs and apron like skirts can be borrowed if your dress code is not to the rules. What you do experience with that attire is that it is hard to walk around with, so end up taki...  more »
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  • I was there with my family. It's very nice place . We were visiting on winter holidays.
  • 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
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