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Trg Sv. Nikole | Stari grad bb, Kotor Municipality 85330, Montenegro
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Interesting early 20th century church with beautiful icons and paintings by a famous Russian artist. Well worth stopping into while wandering through Kotor.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bart R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

St. Nikola is the most important Orthodox Church in Kotor. It was built in 1902 on the foundations of an older building that was destroyed by fire in the nineteenth century. It was built in the Pseudo-Byzantine style as one-nave church. The church has a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found this a place of thoughtful reflection. Some inside were praying but we tourists were welcome to walk and stand and watch. I was most impressed in that dark, candle-lit interior with many icons to admire and think about.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went through St. Nicholas as part of our Kotor excursion - I'm sorry that I didn't take any interior pictures during the tour - it was really beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sue M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t judge a book by its cover and never judge a church by it’s doorway. This severe facade hides a small gem of an interior. The church was built around the beginning of the 20th century after the original structure was lost to fire. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

St Nicholas is the most important orthodox church in Kotor and is to be found in St. Luke's Square. The exterior is framed with two bell towers topped by golden crossed. Inside you'll be able to see a stunning mosaic

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

A Russian Orthodox Church. Huge newer paintings of the Saints. Can visit in 15 minuets without a problem.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous Orthodox Church. With great frescos, painting and art. It’s small but it feels roomy. Located in a small square with nice shopping and restaurants!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

A relatively new church in the old town. Completed in 1909 and still very much alive as a meeting point of the Serb Orthodox community. As other reviewers have mentioned striking are the huge paintings of four evangelists Luke, Matthew, Mark and John directly visible...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

The first thing I noticed upon entering was the huge portraits lining the walls. They are really impressive to look at and I don’t think I’ve ever seen anything quite like it in a church before. There’s a lot to look at in here and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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