Capriana Monastery, Straseni District

#10 of 32 in Historic Sites in Moldova
Religious Site · Tourist Spot
Căpriana monastery (Romanian: Mănăstirea Căpriana) is one of the oldest monasteries of Moldova, located in Căpriana, 40 km north-west of Chișinău.
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  • The monastery is maintained very well, all the buildings were recently renovated. I personally like Curchi monastery more because of the architecture and art seems to better there. But Capriana is...  more »
  • I went for a visit aiming to understand this hardly recommended monastic complex. Indeed, it's a great monastery, with a long and glorious history.  more »
  • The most important orthodox site from Moldova is here. Having more than 6 centuries of history it highly recommended to have a look around if you looking for a glimpse of Moldavian religious heritage
  • Amazing place with magical energy! This monastery was built in 15th century by Stephen the Great - prince of Moldova. So peaceful - makes you feel you are on another planet 🌍 Great views and unforgettable air ✨

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