Rila Monastery

(5.0/5 based on 13 reviews)
The Rila Monastery is one of the most important cultural and architectural monuments of Bulgaria, and is one of the most visited attractions in the region receiving with over a million visitors each year. The full name of the monastery is Monastery of Saint Ivan of Rila and it's situated in the Rila Mountains, about 120 kilometers south of Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria. The Rila Monastery was built in the 10th century and today it's being maintained by about 60 monks that live there. The Rila Monastery is a must visit when you come to Bulgaria.

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