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Snagov Monastery, Snagov

(2.3/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
Visit the supposed burial place of Vlad the Impaler at Snagov Monastery. Set out from Bucharest via car or minibus to the church complex set on a small island. You can cross from the shore to the island on the footbridge. Though Vlad the Impaler, better known as Dracula, resting here is only a legend, the monastery is an important religious site nonetheless. Explore the church, built during the 14th century, and admire the intricate frescoes depicting saints and religious figures. You can snap a picture of Dracula's supposed tomb for a small fee. To visit Snagov Monastery on your trip to Snagov, use our Snagov itinerary maker.
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  • Generally I do not recommend, at the outset, they want 10 lei for parking even though there was no information. After going to the island appeared the Lord that on the spot he wanted to delete us after 15 leu for the input on the same island and then 9 leu for the photos. Before adding your defended us dogs that stopped in front of the Church. You need to quickly tuptac the Lord not to zagadywal. Was quite suspicious as a Gypsy. The best go cart with a condition and a horse.
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  • I was travelling as part of a group. We had to pay 9 lei (2 US dollars) to take pictures, but the money goes towards the upkeep of the grounds. We saw a priest raking leaves and got a picture taken wi...  more »
  • The place has so much history and such a huge potential... and it so poorly kept. The minimal information available on walls for tourists is laughable. The monks were not available. It was disappointi...  more »