News: New opportunities

Bachkovo monastery new offers better opportunities for combining pilgrimage to the monastery with a pleasant stay in its picturesque surroundings. The gestrooms were renovated, well-heated with central heating. For budget-oriented visitors we offer rooms with 2, 3, 4 or more beds with shared bathroom on the floor, and for those who want a more comfortable conditions has rooms with private bathroom. Prices are 10 leva respectively and 15 leva bed. The monastery also offers food on application for. We can provide transportation to those who wish to visit the sights in the area or in Asenovgrad, Plovdiv and the nearby monasteries. The walking route to Kluviyata (place of hiding and finding Bachkovo miraculous icon) is many scenic. Pamporovo is only 50 km - a paradise for lovers of winter sports. In the upcoming season skiers staying at the monastery can be transported to the slopes with transportation provided by the monastery.







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The monastic fraternity constantly makes every endeavor to maintain the Cloister of the Holy Virgin at its best condition; this is the condition the cloister really deserves to be in, in order to welcome the thousands of pilgrims that visit it every year, truly beautifully and impress them.
The maintenance of the fund and the restoration of the many unique frescoes, inherited by the holy forefathers, could be quite costly and the monastery does not always manage to cover all the expenses. For this very reason, we turn for help to every Christian and to everyone who values the Bachkovo monastery, to contribute within their means and thus join our efforts.

Every charitable deed will be welcomed with honest gratitude and intercessory prayer in the name of Jesus Christ and the Holy Mother for wellbeing and success of the contributor and their family.


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