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Monastery Savina, Herceg-Novi
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At Monastery Savina, see the relics originating from the time of Nemanjic royal family, such as artifacts of Empress Jelena, the cross of Saint Sava, and the shroud from the Tvrdos monastery. The monastery complex features a Baroque cathedral, an 11th-century church, dormitories with the treasury, and the church of St. Sava, isolated on a nearby hill. The monastery's architecture is a mixture of styles--Byzantine, ancient Greek, Roman, and Baroque. Above the door on the inside of the small church, look for an inscription from 1831, which notes that the structure was built in 1030. Several layers of frescoes on the inner walls illustrate the life of Jesus. Use our Herceg-Novi vacation builder to add Monastery Savina and other attractions to your Herceg-Novi vacation plans.
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  • We visited this beautiful spot late september. The monastery has its own vineyard and you can buy the wine they produce in their own shop:-) 
  • In Dubrava Savinskoj can be a pleasant stroll. The monastery is a small, slightly above a wooded track cerkovy St. Sava. Types of chic and from there to the monastery, and the Bay is visible from the Bay outlet, i.e. as in the fairy tale, right look Adriatica, left-Tivatskij Bay, right-Croatia.
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  • On a nice place in the city of Herceg novi is this Monastery Savina. Definitely worth a visit.
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  • Lep manastir.
  • Very nice place
  • In each new location a tourist must visit the market and the cemetery, because looking at the places of rest, you can understand how people treat their ancestors
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  • Prelepo mesto
  • A quiet place.
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