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The Boyana Church

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Why locals love it

The Boyana Church, which is located on the outskirts of Sofia, has a specific energy. It is not only a religious place, included in UNESCO's World Heritage list but also a place to relax, listen to your thoughts and enjoy the nature1.
The Church dates back to the 10th century and owes its world fame mainly to its frescoes from 1259.

Why you should visit it

According to UNESCO this site is one of the most complete and perfectly preserved monuments of east European medieval art. Apart from that, it is a place with a very strong positive energy, which lets you connect with yourself and the nature surrounding you.
The church is at the foot of the Vitosha mountians.

Special tip

Stay longer in the park in front of the Church and listen to the sounds of nature.

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The church is a very good representation of Bulgarian cultural heritage
September 28, 2018
One of the oldest historical places in Sofia.
Local Ambassador
January 22, 2017

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