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Beauty up high.

There is a long way from Sevastopol until there but is will be rewarded. Up, in Faros, within the... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2017
Theodoros P
Athens, Greece
Really In The Clouds

I got to the Church of Resurrection twice by personal car. The trip up there was great. I'm not a... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2012
Iacob A
Galati, Romania
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22 Jun 2017
“Beauty up high.”
4 Dec 2013
“Great views and lovely church”
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Reviewed June 22, 2017

There is a long way from Sevastopol until there but is will be rewarded. Up, in Faros, within the mountains, in a green path standing the church of Resurrection. A must see place.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Theodoros P
Reviewed December 4, 2013

High above Foros on the mountainside you will find the Church of the Resurrection. Just outside the church are a couple of small souvenir shops. The views are splendid and you will find the wrought iron fence and gates on the seaside edge of church...More

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank crimeawanderer
Reviewed June 10, 2013

Good views! The inside of the church itself I thought quite small. We hiked into Foros and it was quite spectacular and scenic approaching from above. Then getting to the church, there happened to be a wedding in progress which was interesting to watch!

Date of experience: May 2013
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Reviewed December 20, 2012

Even if you are not too keen on Russian/Soviet history and don’t care much about religious sights, I still think the Resurrection Church is worth visiting. At the very least for the breathtaking views of the Black Sea coastal line from the Red Cliff above...More

Date of experience: October 2012
3  Thank Cora_v
Reviewed September 10, 2012

I got to the Church of Resurrection twice by personal car. The trip up there was great. I'm not a real church-going-fellow, but the Church looks fantastic, and the sight is breath-taking. It's best to visit both day and night.

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank Iacob A
Reviewed December 24, 2011

Visited from Yalta. Good view of the Black Sea. The view is really the main reason to visit this church as similar churches can be found through Ukraine. Paintings inside the church are nice but nothing special.

Date of experience: August 2011
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