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. Using our international travel planner, Kotor attractions like St. Nikola Church can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Located within St Luke's square is this quite impressive structure. Hard to miss as there is a Serbian flag hanging from the second floor. Definetly worth a look during a walk of the old-town.  more »
  • Visited this lovely church last year, and returned this year again. This time, I was able to purchase a lovely cross at the church, which is something I do like to do, but all of the churches don't al...  more »
  • Went for a look around this lovely church when we visited Kotor. Really is worth a look at this pretty church. Very nice inside .  more »

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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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