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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  • August 17, 2017
    really beautiful. definitely worth the visit. please remember that you need to be dressed conservative  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    Hilton old town inside of the Tower there are two kind of churches of different religions, apart from San Jose-rib Alex outside the Catholic Church, this Saint ligulasi Church is East Orthodox, to promote its Dome minaret appearance can see the future. Free into the vicinity of the Church.
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  • August 12, 2017
    Dating back to 1909, of Orthodox rite, just highlight the frescoes in the iconostario. There's nothing special.
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A jewel of Montenegro’s Adriatic coast, the city of Kotor draws scores of tourists and boasts a selection of places to stay for all tastes. The city offers several luxury hotels and apartments, as well as a broad choice of economy lodgings, such as pensions, hostels, boutique hotels, and bed and breakfasts. If you like to be in the heart of the city bustle, look for lodgings in the historical old town, or book a stay just outside the city center for quieter surroundings. Those who prefer to be close to nature can also stay at a campsite close to the city.
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