Albotinski Rock Monastery
The natural rock cavities situated 25 km away from Vidin house Albotinski Monastery. The sanctuary is situated between the villages of Gradets and Rabovo.
Albotinski Monastery is easily accessible. A small path starting in the area of Haidouk fountain will take you there.
Archaeologists discovered 29 Christian graves in the area. The graves contain wall paintings and writings. The monastery complex itself is situated 25 km above the river. Albotinski Monastery’s church was used for prayers and masses.
Unfortunately, treasure hunters and vandals managed to destroy large parts of this landmark.
Today, Albotinski Monastery is inactive. It has been named a monument of culture.
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