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16 Sep 2018
“SMALL BUT CUTE”
15 Aug 2018
“A nice walk through farmlands”
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d. Kideksha, Suzdal, Russia
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

The walk to reach this beautiful oldest and smallest church is breath taking. we are blessed to have good climate to see this place.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018

After a nice walk through the farmlands we arrived at the church, beautiful views over the landscape.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

In a peaceful location 10 minutes drive from Suzdal. This one is really (pre-Mongol as they say round here). The interior is a bit ragged. It costs a small amount for entry, and it is only from 10-6. Quieter than Suzdal (which is not itself...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Having spent a day in Suzdal , before leaving we took the car 10 minutes out to Kideshka to visit this church, one of the earliest stone churches in the area. Very few frescos left on the walls, square and simple in design not decorated....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Colomb92
Reviewed July 20, 2016

This is one of the oldest chirches in the region, it was built in the 12th century. Many interesting things inside. But do not take seriously The cross with the Adam head. This is not real, people say, that one scientist once once has made...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Kattrin777
Reviewed May 6, 2016

In Russia there are fewer than 10 buildings survived from pre-Mongol invasion (1238) era. It is one of them. Unfortunately, as most of them, it later collapsed, and was slightly rebuilt. So do not expect very much - inside you may see some archeological discoveries...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Pawel_Izhewsky
Reviewed August 31, 2015

In a small village 2,5 km away from Suzdal you can visit a beautiful church from the 12th century situated on the river. An amazing view! Visiting days are Thursday and Friday (opening times may vary)

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank medvedandmasha
Reviewed October 8, 2013

At Kideksha there stands what is believed to be the oldest surviving church in Russia and you can look at the vaulted ceiling and make out the remnants of ancient frescoes from the original church - most of which has been rebuilt several times over....More

Date of experience: November 2012
3  Thank Peter P
Reviewed May 11, 2012

one of the oldest and most interesting churches in the area.

Date of experience: March 2012
1  Thank Anyza
Reviewed November 5, 2011

It's very quite and beautiful. Great contrast to the hustle and bustle of weekend Suzdal. Restoration is in place but it's not disturbing. Great view on small river Nerl

Date of experience: November 2011
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