Veștem Hermitage was founded in 2007. Its chapel has a leaf shaped form. A grand complex is to be built, with a cathedral and a monastic academy. Next to the hermitage church, there is a valley called “The Wailing Valley”, where Michael the Brave’s battle took place, in 1599.
Celebration: The Ascension
Access: E68, Sibiu-Veștem route, turning right towards the hermitage
Hegumeness: nun Epiharia Predescu;
Address: Veștem Village, Şelimbăr, 557 263, Sibiu county