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The Curtea de Arges Cathedral

Curtea de Arges, Romania
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Jewel

Despite all the legends, Curtea de Arges Monastery is one of the best example of fine details... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ionimbrescu
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Timisoara, Romania
Beautiful!

Beautiful building, interior and surrounding gardens. There's a sad legend associated with its... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
wisniak
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Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite all the legends, Curtea de Arges Monastery is one of the best example of fine details architecture. Romanian Kinds restplaces are there but the architecture transmit more than funeral aspects...

Thank ionimbrescu
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful building, interior and surrounding gardens. There's a sad legend associated with its builder. Recommended!

Thank wisniak
Reviewed 28 November 2016

historic place at monastery location at curtea de arges, you have to see saint remaining, enjoy outer side which is grassy, green. and looks good in winters as well. priest Radu was very supportive and young person, his hospitality was also good

Thank Akhuwaja
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

It is a free and accesibile location and my advice is to visit it in any day except from Sunday late morning. They have masses and the cathedral is really cowded. It is an istorical location and it is worth seeing it.

Thank Iamina M
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Curtea de Arges Cathedralis is a Romanian Orthodox Cathedral of exceptional beauty. Originally constructed between 1512 to 1517, it was reconstructed between 1875 to 1885. It was built in the Byzantine style with Moorish arabesques. The exterior is ornate and elaborate, very different from any...More

2  Thank Bob L
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

If u are on the Halloween tour then this location is situated along your journey. If not it is some way from Bucharest. But once there the cathedral is beautiful. It is still in used. The church itself is beautiful and it's also the mausoleum...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is a most beautiful cathedral, situated in one of the most scenic areas of Romania. There are many legends associated with the building of this cathedral, including the death of the architect's wife who was sacrificed to ensure the building success. According to legend...More

Thank Melvin F
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Definately the TopAttraction of Cureta de Arges and around. Do not miss it, it is as beautifull as Tah Mahal in India.

Thank carolineenwillem
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

The architecture of the church is very beautiful the stones colour unusual it is historic place as king and queen are berried here. Oh and the legend a bit scary....

Thank Sonkiuke
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This church is outstanding in many ways, firstly from the outside the architecture is fantastic but once inside the interior is pristine with artifacts that are in my view are priceless. A real must see if your in this area.

1  Thank John_M186474
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