Category: Kokalyanski Monastery

Kokalyanski Monastery

Kokalyanski MonasteryThe Kokalyanski Monastery “ Sveti Arhangel Mihail” is in the Plana Mountain, far from towns and villages. It is located at a distance of 4 kilometers from the village of Kokalyane.

In the monastery were found several precious manuscripts.

According to the legends it was built under the reign of Tsar Samuil. During the Ottoman rule the Kokalyanski Monastery was burned out 2 times, but after the National Liberation it was reconstructed. Read more

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