Скален манастир Св. Димитрий Басарбовски

Basarbovski Rock Monastery St. Dimitrius Basarbovski

The Basarbovski Rock Monastery “St. Dimitrius Basarbovski” is situated in the valley of Rusenski Lom river, near the village of Basarbovo, 10 km from the town of Ruse. The rock monastery was established during the existence of the Second Bulgarian Kingdom, but […]

Араповски Манастир Света Неделя

Arapovo Monastery of Saint Nedelya

The Arapovo Monastery of Saint Nedelya is located 8 km east of Asenovgrad, on the right-hand side of the road to Parvomay. The monastery was founded in 1856, near an ancient healing holy spring, not far away from the village of Zlatovrah […]

Аладжа манастир Света Троица

Aladzha Monastery Holy Trinity

Aladzha Monastery is situated in a beautiful area 14 km north of Varna, near Zlatni Pyasatsi Resort (Golden Sands Resort), in the centre of Zlatni Pyasatsi Natural Park (Golden Sands Natural Park). There are no reliable historical records as to when the […]

Троянски манастир Успение Богородично

Troyan Monastery The Assumption of Mary

The Troyan Monastery as a monastery complex is the third in size in Bulgaria, a remarkable monument of culture of national significance. It is situated in the beautiful valley of the river Cherni Osam, 10 km south from the town of Troyan. […]

Бачковски манастир Успение Богородично

Bachkovo Monastery Assumption of the Virgin

The Bachkovo Monastery “Assumption of the Virgin” is located in the southern part of the village Bachkovo, 10 kilometers south of Asenovgrad. The monastery was founded in 1083 by the Georgian Gregoriy Bakuriani, who donated the land. For a long time the […]