Getaway for a day to admire the most famous painted monasteries in Bucovina.
What to Expect
You will meet with your guide and enjoy a day trip to Bucovina, home to one of the world’s greatest art treasures- the Painted Monasteries, listed by UNESCO since 1993 as the Churches of Moldavia.
You will start the tour with a visit to Romania’s most renowned monastery Voronet, a UNESCO northern heritage jewel whose frescoes, featuring an intense shade of blue, have become famous throughout the world. Not far from here is Humor Monastery, a small cross-shaped church built in 1530, a delight sight.
Your next stop will be Moldoviţa monastery, an architectural masterpiece in the Byzantine style included among the UNESCO world heritage sites. The last visit for the day will be at Marginea, a famous folk art center, best known for the black ceramics which are made here. You will witness the craft of moulding clay according to a unique technique. Afterwards, you will be transferred back to Iasi.
- Voronet Monastery
- Humor Monastery
- Moldovita Monastery
- Marginea village
- Transport with a modern, well-equipped car, minibus or coach
- Travel guide
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Entrance fees
- Bottle of water
What's Not Included
- Lunch (approx. 12 € / person)
- Personal expenses