Carmelite Monastery, Carmel

4.9
#15 of 16 in Historic Sites in Monterey County
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  • Above the eponymously named Monastery Beach sits this oasis of calm beauty. Sunday 9am Mass gives you a chance to hear the cloistered Nuns chant. That is still exists in 2019 is itself a bit of a mira...  more »
  • Such a beautiful, sacred jewel, surprising to stumble upon, the Monastery is situated upon a hill, presiding over the dangerous Monastery Beach and Point Lobos on Highway 1. Erected in 1931, this is o...  more »
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  • Beautiful and peaceful. Right across from the beach and the gardens are so nice! If you're there, highly suggest you write a prayer request and drop it off for the nuns. Definitely a hidden treasures.
  • Very peaceful and quiet. Nice to be able to say a few prayers here.

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