Dormition of the Theotokos Cathedral
If you are into beautiful churches and cathedrals, this is the one to visit in Varna.
The Dormition of the Mother of God Cathedral is the largest and most famous Bulgarian Orthodox cathedral in the Bulgarian Black Sea port city of Varna, and the second largest in Bulgaria. Officially opened on 30 August 1886. It is the residence of the bishopric of Varna and Preslav and one of the…
Beautiful cathedral inside and out. Nicely painted on the inside, it's free to enter
Bulgaria’s third city and maritime capital, Varna is by far the most interesting and cosmopolitan town on the Black Sea coast.
The Dormition of the Mother of God Cathedral has amazing architecture and unique murals cover the walls on the inside: the domes (roof) are coated with gold and silver and the frescoes are amongst the most beautiful features of the cathedral. The view from the belfry (tower) towards the city is…