There are churches and monasteries in Romania in the most diverse architectural styles. Some are magnificent, others are simple, but everywhere you can feel the spirituality of these very special places! The best known are probably the Moldavian monasteries in the east of Romania. But sometimes the small village churches are also impressive. One of the biggest churches is in the city of Iasi, the Catedrala Mitropolitana. Also famous is the Black Church in Brasov and Cathedral in Sibiu.
Among Romania’s most beautiful churches are beautiful buildings and also simple, plain buildings. I would like to mention a few of them here: Saint John the Baptist Cathedral (Fagaras), Black Church (Brasov), Saint Nicholas the Baptist Church (Iasi), Evangelical Cathedral (Sibiu), Fortified Church (Prejmer), Church on the Hill (Sighisoara), Saint Anne’s Church (Saint Anne’s Lake), Church of the Birth of the Mother of God (Iasi), Saint Michael’s Church (Cluj-Napoca), Metropolitan Cathedral (Cluj-Napoca), Russian Church (Bucharest), Kretzulescu Church (Bucharest), Astra Museum Church (Sibiu), Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral (Constanta), Church of the Virgin Paraskeva (Brasov), Church of the Annunciation (Brasov), Cathedral of the Ascension (Bacau), Romanian Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity (Sighisoara), Church of St. John the Baptist (Poiana Brasov)
Photos of Romanian Churches
Among the most important monasteries in Romania are: Manastirea Nicula (Close to Nicula) , Manastirea Bârsana (Close to Baia Mare), Manastirea Sâmbata (Close to Brasov) , Manastirea Putna (Close to Rădăuți) , Manastirea Horezu (Close to Ramnul Vâlcea), Manastirea Curtea de Arges (Close to Pitesti), Manastirea Voronet (Close to Suceava), Manastirea Sihăstria Voronei (Close to Tulcea), Manastirea Prislop (Close to Hunedoara), Manastirea Rarau (Close to Crucea) , Manastirea Lainici (Close to Petrosani) , Manastirea Cozia (Close to Călimăneșt) , Manastirea Caraiman (Close to Busteni), Manastirea Sfintii Trei Ierarhi (Iasi) and more…
Most beautiful monasteries in the world
The Moldavian Monasteries (Bucovina Manasterii) were built in the 15th-16th centuries and impress visitors and believers from all over the world with their paintings but also with their architecture. More information…
Churches and Monasteries in Romania
Ther are so many many churches and monasteries in Romania, that the map can only show a few of it.