Capriana Monastery Tour

Capriana Monastery Tour

Capriana Monastery 

This place has a placatory effect.

The Capriana Monastery is situated at the margin of a big forest between the villages Strasheni and Capriana on the river Ishnovatz, located 40 km north-west from Chişinău, in a hilly land. It was founded in the 15th century. The ensemble includes the Churches of Virgin’s Assumption (1545), Saint Nicholas (1840) and Saint George (1907) which adjoin the abbot’s house, the refectory and the cells.

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