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Rila Monastery

Margarita Koeva

Rila Monastery

by Margarita Koeva

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Published by Borina Pub. House in Sofia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rila (Bulgaria),
  • Bulgaria,
  • Rila
    • Subjects:
    • Rilski manastir,
    • Monasteries, Orthodox Eastern -- Bulgaria -- Rila -- History,
    • Rila (Bulgaria) -- Church history,
    • Rila (Bulgaria) -- Buildings, structures, etc

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMargarita Koeva ; [editor of the Bulgarian text, Vyara Kandjeva ; English translation, Roumiana Delcheva].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA5891.R5 K64 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination106 p. :
      Number of Pages106
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL927824M
      ISBN 109545000511
      LC Control Number95227377
      OCLC/WorldCa35229081

      The Rila Mountains, 70km south of Sofia, inspire awe for their spiritual history and stark beauty. The ancient Thracians called them ‘mountains of water’: around glacial lakes gleam between these peaks, and ice-cold alpine streams thrash down from their heights. Book Now. Please note: After your purchase is confirmed we will email you a confirmation. You may also like. Rila monastery + 7 Rila lakes. Duration: 12 Hours (approx.) From EUR € Book Now. 7 Rila lakes. Duration: 11 Hours (approx.

        Standing in the courtyard of the Rila Monastery, looking at the impressive church, the tall tower, and the black and white striped arcades, you feel like you have entered a temple.. Not a religious temple though, but rather a sanctuary of culture, education, and history. The Rila Monastery, nestled in the powerful hug of the highest mountains on the Balkans, has been an important cultural and. The complex and church of Rila monastery: open every day from h - h. The history museum: open every day from h - h. Ethnographic museum, Tower of Hrelio, Bulgarian renaissance guestrooms and Monastery farm: open from h - h.

      Rila Monastery Shuttle is the original tour to Rila Monastery and Boyana church by V Travel Ltd. The shuttle tour is running every day from Sofia in small groups with English-speaking live guide, comfortable vans with Wi-Fi and air conditioning on board. Rila Monastery can be crowded, so we recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 75 Rila Monastery tickets and tours on Tripadvisor5/5(2K).


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During the Otoman Rule (15 c. – 19 c.) the Rila monastery became a center for spiritual, cultural and literary self-preservation and renaissance of the Bulgarian spirit and nation. The literary school of Veliko Tarnovo moved to the monastery after arson.

The Rila book repository was renewed and enriched with new manuscripts. Welcome to the official web page of the Holy Monastery of Rila. Here you will find useful information about the monastery and its structure, as well as about its founder – Saint John of Rila Wonder to our photogallery, as well as the virtual tour, you will enjoy the opportunity to view in detail the inside of the monastery, the temple and a significant part of the museum.

A night in the Rila Monastery A night in the Rila Monastery https: us an email with the names of all the people + the exact dates you want to stay there and we’ll reply back after we book your rooms. Reply. Aileen Febru at pm.

Hello. Rila Monastery can be crowded, so we recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.

See all 73 Rila Monastery tickets and tours on Tripadvisor5/5(2K). Rila Monastery’s fortress-like complex engulfs sq m, and within its stone walls you’ll find remarkably colourful architecture and religious art.

Visitors can’t fail to be struck by its elegant colonnades, archways striped in black, red and white, and the bright yellow domes of its main church, beneath which dance apocalyptic frescoes.

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 is regarded as a symbol of Bulgaria; it even has a place on their currency.

In it was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List. Rila Monastery continues to draw thousands of. Beware that the monastery area and Rila town are touristic but yet rural places, so if you are looking for standard hotel level of accomodation, best choose one of the SPA hotels in cities of Blagoevgrad or even Sandanski.

Public transportation from there to Rila monastery is available, and I guess the hotels also offer daily tours to the monastery.

Rila Monastery. likes. Camera/Photo. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a ers: Located feet from the Rila Monastery, Hotel Tzarev Vrah comes with free private parking on site and 2 restaurants, along with a summer terrace.

Hotel in Rilski Manastir ( miles from Rila Monastery) Located feet from Rila Monastery in Rilski Manastir, Rilets Resort & Spa welcomes guests. Rila Monastery. likes. is a tourist website with information about: opening hours, tickets, transport and history aboth the UNESCO site/5().

Rila Monastery Nature Park (Bulgarian: Природен парк „Рилски манастир“) is among the largest nature parks in Bulgaria spanning a territory of km 2 in the western part of the Rila mountain range at an altitude between and metres.

It is situated in Rila Municipality, Kyustendil Province and includes forests, mountain meadows, alpine areas and 28 Location: Rila Municipality, Kyustendil Province, Bulgaria.

Covid19 Update: All restaurants in the area of the Rila Monastery are closed until further notice, due to the state of emergency in Bulgaria. It’s recommended that you come prepared with sandwiches or other small snacks, bought from a supermarket in Sofia. Rila Monastery’s Dress Code: The monastery is functioning as an Orthodox temple.A strict dress code is imposed and should be respected.

The Rila Monastery is a holy place for Bulgarians and Orthodox Christians. Please visit the site with the due respect - talk quietly in the monastery yard and inside the.

Cheap day trips to Rila Monastery, 7 Rila Lakes and Plovdiv city. Prices from just € Runs everyday from Sofia. The Rila Monastery, which is the biggest monastery in Bulgaria, is located only km from Sofia and close to the famous Borovets ski resort. Follow the International E79 route from Sofia to Kulata and turn at the Kocherinovo junction according to the signs.

For direct public bus itineraries from Sofia, check the Ovcha Kupel coach station. 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.

Pre-book tickets to Rila Monastery to explore a UNESCO World Heritage Site with more than 1, years of history, plus Hrelio Tower, the ethnographic museum, guestrooms, and the monastery farm. Booking Rila Monastery tickets online combines the convenience of advance planning with the flexibility to arrive at any time of day, without being 4/5(4).

Rila Monastery, historic monastery and cultural site in the Rhodope Mountains of southwestern Bulgaria. It is situated in a valley of the Rila massif, some 70 miles ( km) south of Sofia. Rila is a symbol of Bulgarian national identity, and it is the most prominent monastery of the Bulgarian.

Buy Rila Monastery on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders. 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 – The first monastery was several kilometres upper in the mountain, in the area where the hermit used to live and pray.The monastery played a key role in preserving Bulgarian culture and language during these times.

In the beginning of the 19th century there was a revival in Bulgarian culture which ultimately lead to expelling of the Ottoman tyrants and the creation of modern Bulgaria. At .Located 50 metres from the Rila Monastery, Hotel Tzarev Vrah comes with free private parking on site and 2 restaurants, along with a summer terrace.

Hotel in Rilski Manastir ( miles from Rila Monastery) Situated metres from Rila Monastery in Rilski Manastir, Rilets Resort & Spa welcomes.