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Trinity-Sergius Monastery (Troitse-Sergiyeva Lavra)

Sergiyev Posad, Russia
+7 496 547-36-45
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Established around 1340, it is one of the greatest and biggest monasteries in Russia.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Sergiyev Posad, Russia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is the head of the russian orthodox church and it is a beautiful spiritual place to visit . You are requested to cover your hair ( for females ) as it is a monastery. It is also very beautiful and worth a visit. The...More

Thank Rajikadesilva
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Sergiyev Posad lavra is a sacred place and a monastery of the christian orthodox religion and is also a part of the golden ring , it a very very informative orientation walking tour which is headed by the disciples of the church, all the...More

Thank narendrasinghrao
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had to take about 1.5 hours train to this area. (Exclude the metro) the journey is not short at all but i think it is worth. There is a direct train from yaroslavskaya. The fee is about rub170, tickets sold from machine or counter....More

Thank cpcog
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is perfect to get a close-up on a christian culture, yet it's never empty. Plan a trip in advance to make sure the weather is good, as it's best in the bright sun. Don't skip the walk-around the area as well, there is...More

Thank Katerina_K_82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the perspective of an atheist tourist, the monastery offers a close look at the Eastern Orthodox. The choir's singing is a highlight.

Thank Fay R
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This majestic monastery complex is strongly connected with Russian history (the oldest church from 15th century). Even if you are not a devoted (Orthodox) Christian, you will admire the beauty and splendor of the churches architecture, domes, icons… Yet, do not expect calmness and immersion...More

Thank Dan_sofia
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Trinity-Sergius Monastery should be rated to be the best tourist spot among Golden Ring cities. It is not far from Moscow but bear in mind that huge crowds found therein could not be avoided. The museum, bell tower, iconostasis, chapels, monks and the color-domed Cathedrals...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Went with a tour group (18 people). Having a guide is recommended who filled us I on the history and detail of the impressive site and range of churches and buildings. Was there 10:00 am to 13:00. Very overcrowded with tour groups. Noisy, push and...More

Thank TrevorJW
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This large monastery complex is off the beaten path, but not unknown by tourist groups. This is a place that reminds you of old Russia with a courtyard filled with postcard photo opportunities. Bright and colorful, but very old as it was founded in 1345...More

Thank Rwanda17
Reviewed 5 July 2017

One of the cities of the Golden Ring! St. Serguiev monatery! Beautiful complex of churches, the great bell tower, the Dormition Cathedral, the iconostasis, the museum, the refectory, the monks doing the things themselves, etc. A place to be visited!!!!!!

Thank fernandocE9816AZ
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Response from Nik G |
Можно ехать самостоятельно на автобусе №388. Он отправляется от метро ВДНХ. Отправляется каждые 30 минут. Но, возможны пробки на пути. Лучше ехать на поезде от Ярославского вокзала. Время в пути 40 минут. На посещение Лавры... More
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