Fantastic murals & guides there were very interesting & knowledgeable. We took a taxi from Sofia & it was well worth it.
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Right in the heart of the city centre, this beautiful, domed church is free to visit and should be a must see for anyone in Sofia. The copper green roof is the highlight of the exterior, but inside, the wall paintings and domed ceiling, together...More
The church is nice to visit. It is with beautiful garden and there you can walk. And in Boyana the air is so clear.
A must see some 10 km. away from downtown Sofia, at the northern slopes of Vitosha mountain, breathtaking views to the city, delicious wining and dinning nearby, a great and unique world class cultural heritage.
If you have time for only one monastery to visit, make it this one. It is included in the UNESCO's World Heritage List. The Boyana Church was built in the 11th c. It is famous for its mural paintings dated 1259 which are said to...More
The Boyana church is certainly an out-of-the-way site to visit. I had a car while visiting Sofia and there is free parking at the site. Visitors are limited to a 10-minute, escorted visit. Having just come from the Rila Monastery, I wasn't blown away by...More
This is a wonderful place, you are not allowed to take pictures inside here the temperature and humidity is carefully monitored. But this is just such a special place, it is well worth the visit
A small historic Orthodox church up in the foothills of the mountain side, just outside of the city of Sofia. A Unesco site for the paintings inside the church. Well preserved from the 10-11th century. Best to have reservations as only 7 to 8 people...More
Unusual style of church in pretty gardens. The frescoes inside are fascinating, but you only get 10 mins in the church, so you can't really absorb the artwork.