Rila Monastery E-Book

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ISBN: 9789545002359


The Thousand-Year Old Holy Cloister

...rous forests of Rila Mountain. The monastery is a complex of cultural, dwelling and farming buildings which take about 8800 square meters ... Rila Monastery and Boyana Church minibus shuttle from Sofia. ... . The Rila Monastery has an unique architecture. Outside, the monastery looks like a fortress. Добре дошли на официалната интернет страница на Рилската света обител! Тук ще намерите полезна информация за манастира и неговото устройство, а също и за неговия основател - св. Йоан Рилски Чудотворец. The complex and church of Rila monastery: open every day from 07:00h - 19:30h. The history ... Welcome to the official web page of the Holy Monastery of ... ... . Йоан Рилски Чудотворец. The complex and church of Rila monastery: open every day from 07:00h - 19:30h. The history museum: open every day from 08:30h - 19:30h. Ethnographic museum, Tower of Hrelio, Bulgarian renaissance guestrooms and Monastery farm: open from 8:30h - 17:00h. The history of Rila Monastery. The Rila Monastery was established in the 10 th century by the first Bulgarian hermit John of Rila, declared a saint while he was still alive. Saint John of Rila lived between 876 - 946. The first monastery was several kilometres upper in the mountain, in the area where the hermit used to live and pray. An easier option is to make a reservation at hotel Tsarev Vrah which is owned by the Rila Monastery. The rates are reasonable and it is located just next to the monastery. You can check rates and make a reservation online here: See p rices and details Rila Monastery and Boyana church are the most visited UNESCO sites in Bulgaria. They continuously fascinate and hold their visitors in awe. Our daily guided tour will give you a memorable insight of these two sights with a formidable reputation. Rila Monastery Bus trips are operated by Traventuria, a highly rated by travellers Bulgarian tour ... Rila Monastery is definitely a must-see sight if you are a tourist with a free day in Sofia. The arcaded balconies, the unique frescoes - a work of one of the most famous Bulgarian Revival Period painters, the gilded iconostasis, the fabulous mountain views… and the unique combination of them all, makes the visit to the monastery extraordinary and memorable one. The bus from Rila Monastery to Sofia is at 15:00 h. By car: If you rent a car take the route Sofia-Kulata. Exit the road in Kocherinovo village. There are 30 km to the monastery from there. Daily shuttle to Rila Monastery: One of the most convinient ways to get from Sofia to Rila Monastery is with the daily Rila Shuttle service. Rila Monastery is probably the most popular Bulgarian tourist site. Rila monastery is the first thing that comes to your mind when you have friends from abroad visiting. I will dare to be accused of blasphemy and even say that sometimes it feels a bit of a cliché. Rila Monastery has and rooms for stay overnight of pilgrims and lets ...