We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
A day out to Berovo

The monastery was built in 1818 by the local preast upon request for permission of building to the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Goce A
via mobile
Beautiful and unique Ottoman monastery of the Macedonian Orthodox Rite

This monastery allows you the extraordinary privilege of stepping back into a world which has... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2017
Carrie P
,
Greater London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 12 reviews
11
All photos (11)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
3 weeks ago
“A day out to Berovo”
17 Oct 2017
“Beautiful and unique Ottoman monastery of the Macedonian Orthodox Rite”
About
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
Berovo region, Berovo 2330, Republic of Macedonia
Reviews (12)
Filter reviews
9 results
Traveller rating
7
2
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
7
2
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The monastery was built in 1818 by the local preast upon request for permission of building to the Turk’s government. The local Turkish pasha allowed construction under 3 conditions ... A fairly interesting story that you should hear yourself from local nuns. the interior of...More

Thank Goce A
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

This monastery allows you the extraordinary privilege of stepping back into a world which has passed by. In the mid 1850's the town of Berovo was given permission to build its own monastery and church - where the Macedonian Orthodox rite could be practiced. Today...More

2  Thank Carrie P
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

This Monastery it's an orthodox Monastery and it was built in 19th century (1840 year). The building and the nature around are very beautiful. Here you can find a handmade mosaics wich are very beautiful also. The place is quiet and beautiful and you can...More

Thank Dance G
Reviewed May 17, 2016

Monasteries, castles, cathedrals, synagogues are all on our bucket list of places to visit when out and about. This monastery was well worth the visit and I would highly suggest a visit when in the Berovo area.

Thank MALKYPOO
Reviewed August 8, 2015

Sitting towards the end of the town, the stunning yet very tranquil monastery welcomes you without being ostentatious . Monastery is build in 1818, and per the Ottoman rule that nothing has to be bigger or ostentatious than mosque the monastery is nothing much from...More

Thank NLgirl06
Reviewed June 22, 2015

The monastery is characteristic by its age. We enjoyed the nice story which our host told us. Also, a mosaic gallery is worth to see, but it seems to me too expensive.

1  Thank MacedonianTraveller
Reviewed April 21, 2015

The moment you enter the old door and cross the walls of the monastery, you enter a special spiritual space. It is peaceful, and dormant on the first site, but very special... The church was build under strange circumstances... It has to be lower than...More

1  Thank Milan S
Reviewed February 15, 2014

Very old monastery in the heart of Berovo. If you do a trip to the monastery, you have to drive just few more miles to go visit Aurora Resort and Spa - the best hotel on Balcan Peninsula.

Thank Gordon G
Reviewed November 19, 2013

We were given a tour of this monastery by a local priest, which highly increased the value of our visit. The walk from Hotel Monastir was pleasant, even with a small child.

Thank MishelO843
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Hotel Manastir
72 reviews
10.55 km away
Hotel Gogov
7 reviews
11.45 km away
Aurora Resort & Spa
167 reviews
14.73 km away
Central Hotel, Fitness and Spa
3 reviews
25.15 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 3 nearby restaurants
Restaurant MRS
27 reviews
10.13 km away
PolCa Cafe & Deli
28 reviews
41.36 km away
Restaurant Manastir
9 reviews
10.54 km away
Shalom
11 reviews
35.59 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2 nearby attractions
Berovo Lake
24 reviews
9.20 km away
Rafting BG
15 reviews
34.30 km away
Kolesino Falls
23 reviews
41.34 km away
Stob's Pyramids
47 reviews
48.88 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Monastery of the Holy Archangel Michael staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines