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Oplenac

Kraljice Marije 4, Topola 34310, Serbia
+381 34 811280
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Oplenac Royal Complex and Wine Tasting Full Day Tour from Belgrade
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Private Tour: Topola and Oplenac Royal Heritage Day Trip from Belgrade
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Private Day Tour to Royal Town Topola and Oplenac Mausoleum
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“royal family” (13 reviews)
“st george” (6 reviews)
“king peter” (5 reviews)
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Kraljice Marije 4, Topola 34310, Serbia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

In the middle of Serbia, after a 70-minute drive west of Belgrade, one arrives at the town of Topola. On top of the nearby Mali Oplenac hill is the imposing white marble orthodox church of St. George with its underground Karadjordjvic Mausoleum. The cornerstone for...More

1  Thank belgradejim
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

You really need to stop here and visit this church- very impressive sight. There are two levels- the ground level and basement. Be sure to go see the little museum sitting in front of the church. You can see the actual document- declaration of World...More

1  Thank 427BeatleBob
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

What a stunning place! Full of history with a memeorable mauseloeum downstairs! Members of the dynasty are buried here. The mosaic and gold is a must see!

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Oplenac, situated just outside the town of Topola, is a key historic sight, being the place of origin of the founder of one of the Serbian royal dynasties and the burial place of subsequent generations of what later became the Yugoslav royal family. Oplenac occupies...More

1  Thank David S
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

All I can say is that it is beautiful. Don't miss the crypt. It is covered in mosaics and beathtaking. I was told the pieces for the mosaics were imported from mostly Italy. Vineyard behind the church is very peaceful. You should walk to the...More

2  Thank MNXXXX
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Definetly worth a visit! A historic landmark, beautiful nature and friendly people.. After the PIK Oplenac winery, the best sightseeing place to visit in Topola!

2  Thank AlekHavlik
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

We came to Topola for two nights (bus in from Belgrade, bus then train out to Nis), for the sole purpose of visiting St George Church at Oplenac, on the small hill at the edge of the town. For 400 dinar you can buy a...More

2  Thank Raelene H
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

The Church-mausoleum dedicated to St. George, built by King Peter Karađorđević (started in 1910, completed by 1930), where members of the Karađorđević house have been buried ever since. The founder of the dynasty, Kara-George Petrović place of rest is on the south side of the...More

2  Thank Radishich
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

St George's Church in Serbia is also known as Oplenac as it is located on top of a hill of that name near the town of Topola. It is the mausoleum of the Serbian and Yugoslav royal family and was founded by King Peter I...More

2  Thank Abrumar
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is yet another church where the crypt outshines the main area of worship which was also a very fine example of the Byzantine style. The mosaics in both areas were stunning, but the sheer size of the crypt and the colours were the stand-out...More

2  Thank Ann C
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Hagitzik M
27 September 2015|
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Response from Itzhack | Reviewed this property |
Tourist season (May – October) every day from 8am to 7pm Winter season (November - April) every day from 8am to 4pm
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NEBAHAT S
7 March 2015|
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Response from ElsieR123 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not able to answer your question about opening times. I actually did a tour. I would taxi rather than walk - it will give you more time to explore. Better still get a guide - the tour companies will be able to advise if... More
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