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#1

Taktsang Palphug Monastery

4.3 rating from 1575 reviews
| Taktsang Trail, Paro, Bhutan
| Taktsang Trail, Paro, Bhutan
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Nature: Summit
Religion: Monastery
Water Sport: Bottom Boat, Boating
Mountain Sport: Trekking, Mountain Climbing
Sightseeing: Hike, Boating
Relaxation: Spirituality, Meditation
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Famous For: Tiger, Wildlife, View, Buddhist, Scenic
Feel: Spiritual, Sacred
Crowd: Elderly, Couples
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#2

Rila Monastery

4.2 rating from 548 reviews
Rila, Bulgaria
Rila, Bulgaria
The Monastery of Saint Ivan of Rila, better known as the Rila Monastery (Bulgarian: Рилски манастир, Rilski manastir) is the largest and most famous Eastern Orthodox monastery in Bulgaria. It is situated in the southwestern Rila Mountains, 117 km (73 mi) south of the capital Sofia in the deep valley of the Rilska River at an elevation of 1,147 m (3,763 ft) above sea level.
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The Monastery of Saint Ivan of Rila, better known as the Rila Monastery (Bulgarian: Рилски манастир, Rilski manastir) is the largest and most famous Eastern Orthodox monastery in Bulgaria. It is situated in the southwestern Rila Mountains, 117 km (73 mi) south of the capital Sofia in the deep valley of the Rilska River at an elevation of 1,147 m (3,763 ft) above sea level.
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The Monastery of Saint Ivan of Rila, better known as the Rila Monastery (Bulgarian: Рилски манастир, Rilski manastir) is the largest and most famous Eastern Orthodox monastery in Bulgaria. It is situated in the southwestern Rila Mountains, 117 km (73 mi) south of the capital Sofia in the deep valley of the Rilska River at an elevation of 1,147 m (3,763 ft) above sea level.
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Religion: Monastery
Sightseeing: Hike
Relaxation: Meditation
Travel Ride: Taxi, Car
Amenities: Parking, Chimney, Cafe
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Famous For: Mural, Paintings, Artefacts, Mountain View, Entertainment
Feel: Beautiful, Majestic
Crowd: Couples, Families
Setting: Countryside
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#3

Monastery (Al Dayr)

4.3 rating from 1338 reviews
Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
Petra - Wadi Musa, Jordan
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Nature: Summit
Religion: Monastery
Water Sport: Bottom Boat, Boating
Mountain Sport: Trekking, Mountain Climbing
Sightseeing: Hike, Boating
Gambling: Craps
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Famous For: View, Uneven, Mountain View, Stonework, Landscape
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Crowd: Couples, Kids
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#4

Megalo Meteoro Monastery

4.1 rating from 261 reviews
Kalambaka 42200, Greece
Kalambaka 42200, Greece
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Jeronimos Monastery

4.4 rating from 4707 reviews
Praca do Imperio, Lisbon 1400-206, Portugal
Praca do Imperio, Lisbon 1400-206, Portugal
The Hieronymites Monastery (Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, Portuguese pronunciation: [muʃˈtɐjɾu duʃ ʒɨˈɾɔnimuʃ]) is located near the shore of the parish of Belém, in the municipality of Lisbon, Portugal. The monastery is one of the most prominent monuments of the Manueline-style architecture (Portuguese Late Gothic) in Lisbon, classified in 1983 as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, along with the nearby Tower of Belém.
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The Hieronymites Monastery (Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, Portuguese pronunciation: [muʃˈtɐjɾu duʃ ʒɨˈɾɔnimuʃ]) is located near the shore of the parish of Belém, in the municipality of Lisbon, Portugal. The monastery is one of the most prominent monuments of the Manueline-style architecture (Portuguese Late Gothic) in Lisbon, classified in 1983 as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, along with the nearby Tower of Belém.
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The Hieronymites Monastery (Mosteiro dos Jerónimos, Portuguese pronunciation: [muʃˈtɐjɾu duʃ ʒɨˈɾɔnimuʃ]) is located near the shore of the parish of Belém, in the municipality of Lisbon, Portugal. The monastery is one of the most prominent monuments of the Manueline-style architecture (Portuguese Late Gothic) in Lisbon, classified in 1983 as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, along with the nearby Tower of Belém.
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History: Building
Water Sport: Sailing
Mountain Sport: Trekking
Sightseeing: Photography
Relaxation: Praying, Meditation
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Famous For: Cloister, Architecture, Stonework, Stone Carving, Artefacts
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Crowd: Couples
Setting: Artistic
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Batalha Monastery

4.2 rating from 300 reviews
Largo Infante Dom Henrique 2440, Batalha 2440-484, Portugal (Formerly Mosteiro de Santa Maria da Vitória)
Largo Infante Dom Henrique 2440, Batalha 2440-484, Portugal (Formerly Mosteiro de Santa Maria da Vitória)
The Monastery of Batalha (Portuguese: Mosteiro da Batalha), literally the Monastery of the Battle, is a Dominican convent in the civil parish of Batalha, in the district of Leiria, in central region of Portugal.
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The Monastery of Batalha (Portuguese: Mosteiro da Batalha), literally the Monastery of the Battle, is a Dominican convent in the civil parish of Batalha, in the district of Leiria, in central region of Portugal.
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The Monastery of Batalha (Portuguese: Mosteiro da Batalha), literally the Monastery of the Battle, is a Dominican convent in the civil parish of Batalha, in the district of Leiria, in central region of Portugal.
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Monastery of Saint Naum

4.1 rating from 417 reviews
Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia
Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia
The Monastery of Saint Naum (Macedonian: Манастир „Свети Наум“) is an Eastern Orthodox monastery in the Republic of Macedonia, named after the medieval Saint Naum who founded it. It is situated along Lake Ohrid, 29 kilometres (18 mi) south of the city of Ohrid.The Lake Ohrid area, including St Naum, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Macedonia.
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The Monastery of Saint Naum (Macedonian: Манастир „Свети Наум“) is an Eastern Orthodox monastery in the Republic of Macedonia, named after the medieval Saint Naum who founded it. It is situated along Lake Ohrid, 29 kilometres (18 mi) south of the city of Ohrid.The Lake Ohrid area, including St Naum, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Macedonia.
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The Monastery of Saint Naum (Macedonian: Манастир „Свети Наум“) is an Eastern Orthodox monastery in the Republic of Macedonia, named after the medieval Saint Naum who founded it. It is situated along Lake Ohrid, 29 kilometres (18 mi) south of the city of Ohrid.The Lake Ohrid area, including St Naum, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Macedonia.
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Water Sport: Sailing, Rowing
Sightseeing: Boating
Relaxation: Meditation
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Amenities: Parking, Cafe
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Famous For: Peacock, Wildlife, View, Scenic, Mural
Feel: Beautiful, Magical
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Bellapais Monastery

4.2 rating from 1080 reviews
Bellapais village, Kyrenia, Cyprus
Bellapais village, Kyrenia, Cyprus
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History: Ruin, Building
Shopping: Shop
Relaxation: Meditation
Travel Ride: Taxi, Car
Amenities: Parking, Cafe
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Famous For: View, Sea View, Gothic, Concerts, Turkish
Feel: Beautiful, Peaceful
Crowd: Couples, Families
Setting: Hillside, Countryside
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#9

Golden Palace Monastery (Shwenandaw Kyaung)

4.2 rating from 724 reviews
Mandalay, Myanmar
Mandalay, Myanmar
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Sacred Monastery of Arkadi

4.1 rating from 438 reviews
Rethymnon, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
Rethymnon, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
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