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Best monastery!

This monastery was definately the best one I have visited. It started with the entrance. The... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2018
Joost N
Groningen, The Netherlands
Beautiful monastery with lots of flowers and greenery

This was one of the prettiest monasteries we saw in Serbia. The nuns keep the place visually... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2017
Newton, Massachusetts
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Jan 16, 2018
“Best monastery!”
Sep 4, 2017
“Beautiful monastery with lots of flowers and greenery”
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Grgeteg village, Novi Sad, Serbia
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Reviewed January 16, 2018

This monastery was definately the best one I have visited. It started with the entrance. The beautiful gate and behind it the church towering above the trees. This all surrounded by a magnificent mountain/hill landscape! The church was not the best, but the hospitality was....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Joost N
Reviewed September 4, 2017

This was one of the prettiest monasteries we saw in Serbia. The nuns keep the place visually pleasing. The church is small but pretty.

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank FactotumDellaCitta
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Very beautiful place and I can recommend visiting this monastery everyone even if you are not Orthodox. Monastery's honey is deliciuos and very cheap.

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank CGtravel1
Reviewed March 23, 2017

In the tiny village of Frusca Gora, on the outskirts of Novi Sad, stands the medieval Grgeteg Orthodox Monastery, one of the most prominent in Serbia and hosting its own Bishop. The frescoes are most impressive as is the in-house wine-shop selling local wines and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank eilonglen
Reviewed September 23, 2016

Very nice place to visit, quiet and calm. I like those mosaics the most. Whole surrounding is also beautiful, my visit was during autumn period, with amazing landscape colored in yellow, brown, orange and green tonnes.

Date of experience: October 2015
3  Thank Dafina84
Reviewed June 13, 2016

One of many beautiful monasteries in the area of Fruska Gora, Grgeteg is a probably the most peaceful one, off the roads lined with berries and bubbling brooks, it's a great place to spend some time relaxing the grounds, and reflecting.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank 071DerekW
Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

Lovely and quiet, well preserved monastery originating from XV century. Beautiful surroundings. You may combine the visit with other monasteries like Krušedol and Velika Remeta.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank borisb432
Reviewed April 29, 2015

Don't forget to buy some manastirka from there, it's the best you can buy. Also, the monastery is very nice and quiet

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Iuliana D
Reviewed April 17, 2015

We love to visit al monastirs around Srbia. This ist one of the oldest in nice area Fruska Gora! Wonderful old paintings inside the monastir and real pope living there. Need

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Mullemaus70
Reviewed January 3, 2012

The Grgeteg Monastery (Serbian: Манастир Гргетег / Manastir Grgeteg) is a Serb Orthodox monastery on the Fruška Gora mountain in the northern Serbia, in the province of Vojvodina. According to tradition, the monastery was founded by Zmaj Ognjeni Vuk (Despot Vuk Grgurević) in 1471. The...More

2  Thank Dragoljub S
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