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St. Nikola Church, Kotor

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Explore the rich collection of Orthodox icons behind the altar of . The church was built in Serbian-Byzantine style on the grounds of a 19th-century church that was destroyed by fire. Its size, shape, and large octagonal domes make it the most prominent building in town if you're looking down from the fortress walls. You're likely to see believers light candles in front of the iconostasis. The church treasures include more than 150 Greek, Russian, and Serbian icons, as well as clerical vestments, liturgical objects, and other valuables, most of which were gifts from Kotor's notable families. See St. Nikola Church and all Kotor has to offer by arranging your trip with our Kotor trip itinerary builder.
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  • Stopping at St. Nicholas church just adds to a wonderful time browsing this quaint, "cozy" village like small town. Inside is beautiful and speaks to how important this place of worship is to the peop...  more »
  • When we went into this beautiful old church, they appeared to be holding mass and there was the singing of a choir coming from somewhere inside the church. Iy was surreal to be in such a present exper...  more »
  • Although the tiny church is not all overly accessorized the icons are well loved by local faithful. It doesn't take much time, but is sure is worth it.  more »