St. Nikola Church, Kotor

4.2
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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  • This is a small orthodox church that feels as if it would be right at home in rural Russia. While nice enough there’s nothing here that will make you stay more than 10 minutes at the max. Thanks for r...  more »
  • Saint Nicolas was the patron saint of sailors and that’s the reason why many orthodox countries dedicate their churches to him .  more »
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