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Monastery in Târgu Neamţ & Around

Agapia Monastery

Agapia Monastery is an active nunnery, housing 300 to 400 nuns in two locations. The main monastery, Agapia din Vale, stands at the western end of Agapia village. It was built in 1644 by Gavril Coci (Vasile Lupu’s b…
Fortress in Târgu Neamţ & Around

Neamţ Citadel

Medieval Neamţ Citadel had already long been considered Moldavia’s finest fortress before recent renovations improved it again. It was built in 1359 by Moldavian Prince Petru I Muşat, who picked an impregnable high …
Monastery in Târgu Neamţ & Around

Sihla Monastery

Placid Sihla Monastery, inhabited by 30 monks, occupies a solitary wooded plateau about 8km southwest of Agapia Monastery along a marked, partly paved forest road. The remote location keeps the number of visitors to…
Monastery in Târgu Neamţ & Around

Neamţ Monastery

The 14th-century Neamţ Monastery is Romania's oldest and largest male monastery. Founded by Petru I Muşat, it doubled as a protective citadel. Ştefan cel Mare built today's large church in the 15th century, though s…
Monastery in Târgu Neamţ & Around

Văratec Monastery

Văratec Monastery is the country's biggest nunnery, inhabited by some 400 to 500 nuns. Founded in 1785, the complex houses an icon museum and small embroidery school. The main church, whitewashed in 1841, incorporat…
Italian in Târgu Neamţ & Around

Venezia

This pizzeria and grill house is the best of a meagre range of options in Târgu Neamţ. That said, the pizzas are excellent and the grilled pork and chicken offerings are spiced up with homemade tomato sauce. There's…