From 3rd to 5th century!
The Royak rock monastery is located 2 km from the village of Royak. According to historians from 3rd to 5th century this monastery was a Tracian sanctuary and during the middle ages, it became a Christian monastic cloister. Up to this date at the monastery the tourists will be able to see writings mentioning the names of Michael Asen and Ivan Alexander. The rock monastery is a magnificent monument of the Bulgarian glorious past.