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St. Nikola Church, Kotor
(4.2/5 based on 180 reviews on the web)
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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  • We ended up at Sveti Nikola Church during an old city walking tour. A feature must really stand out for me to pay attention, after seeing dozens of churches the past four weeks touring Europe, St Nick...  more »
  • With so many churches that are in this little old town is noted for their floor and above all the paintings that are found on the walls.
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  • We were intrigued into this church by the soothing soft chanting wafting out of a side door, along with an exotic incense. We were welcomed warmly, and offered a seat, no charge, just welcome to soak ...  more »