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Saint Nikolas Russian Church (Tsurkva Sveta Nikolai)

3 Tsar Osvobotiel blvd | At the intersection of Rakovska and Tsar Osvoboditel Streets, Sofia, Bulgaria
+359 2 986 2715
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3 Tsar Osvobotiel blvd | At the intersection of Rakovska and Tsar Osvoboditel Streets, Sofia, Bulgaria
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+359 2 986 2715
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

a beautiful building that warms your heart and you just want to watch. don't miss it if you are in Sofia.

Thank alilondra
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

We went to the church and had plenty of good time in the outside garden, we wanted to get in but it was full so we couldn't. The location is in the downtown, good to pass by when in Sofia

Thank M A
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Easily the most beautiful church in Sofia. Built for the purposes of the Russian emissary at the beginning of XX century, it still bears the spirit of a bygone age.

Thank Dimitrije D
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

A small church which may have a quiet but beautiful exterior, it is amazing on the inside. The mosaics, the gilted monuments are worthy of a visit! It is so serene, you could get lost on your thoughts. We didn't visit the relic in the...More

Thank Ibidunni
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Do not miss this elegant church! It is a quick visit and just a 3 minute walk from the Cathedral Saint Alexandar Nevski. It is much smaller than the nearby cathedral but what it lacks in size it makes up for in intrigue. Go to...More

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The church itself is decorated richly and interestingly, used a lot of gold in there. The real curiosity is under the church: there is a tomb of a well known orthodox saint, which is visited by lots of priests and religious people, they can even...More

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This cute little Orthodox church is remarkable for its miracle-maker reputation. Of course, I took the opportunity to make my own wishes. It has beautiful facade I had difficulty taking my eyes off it as I walked around it. Be sure to visit while in...More

Thank Wendy M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

It's tiny, very central and, I think, a must-see. Because of its size it won't take long, but it's worth it. Beautiful outside and cool, calm and serene inside.

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

A beautiful church. The entrance is free, you have to pay only for taking photography (10 leva?). Near of the centre.

Thank Kristýna F
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Being used to the west-European architecture of churches, this church was lovely to visit. It is painted on all walls and ceilings.

Thank Huibert v
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