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Tour 9: KOUKLEN MONASTERY
KOUKLEN MONASTERY of the Forty Holy Martyrs is situated 4 km south-west of Kouklen (a village, 3 km north-west of Asenovgrad) near several mineral springs. It is known to exist since the time of the Second Bulgarian Kingdom (12th-14th centuries). Demolished in the 17th C., it is built anew. Sts. Kozma and Damyan Monastery Church exhibits valuable mural paintings from the 17th and the 18th centuries and icons from the 18th C.
Tour 9 - more
Rhodopes * St. Cyricus and Yulitta Monastery * Kouklen Monastery * Asenovgrad * Bachkovo Monastery * Narechenski Bani * Chudnite Mostove * Pamporovo * Smolyan * Agoushevi Konatsi * Shiroka Luka * Trigrads Gorge * Yagodina Cave * Batak * Dorkovo * Rakitovo * Velingrad * Tsepina * Yundola * Koupena Reserve * Bratsigovo * Snezhanka Cave * Peroushtitsa
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