Moldovita Monastery, Vatra Moldovitei

Categories: Architectural Buildings, Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.7/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web
One of Romania's World Heritage-listed painted churches, Moldovita Monastery features walls of vibrant frescoes. Visit the 16th-century Romanian Orthodox church, built to help combat Ottoman influence in the region. Admire the Gothic windows around the exterior. Look closely at the fresoes and notice depictions of saints, Judgement Day, and the family tree of Jesus. Don't miss the elaborate section documenting the Persian siege of Constantinople during the 7th century. Make Moldovita Monastery part of your personalized Vatra Moldovitei itinerary using our Vatra Moldovitei vacation builder.
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  • One of the most beautiful painted monasteries of Bucovina. Located behind the fortress walls, who themselves look beautiful. Take pictures inside and outside can be a surcharge of 10 Lei. Mural on the outside wall are preserved only on the South side. Inside the Church is an unusual beautiful iconostasis. When we were there, the Museum was closed, but it must be collected different valuable exhibits.
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  • Even this monastery after that of Voronet offers a series of frescoes that affect in some ways for their simplicity but at the same time for the beauty they give off. It is preferable to have a guide on the various representations.
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  • We spent a day, driving in a circle from Humor, to Voronet, to Moldovita and Sucevita monastery. Voronet's paintings are famous for its blue hues, but we thought Moldovita's paintings displayed the sa...  read more »
  • Very peaceful place and the monastery is well preserved
  • Very nice and peaceful place
  • Beautiful.
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