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Ul.Nikole Tesle 45 | Krka National Park, Kistanje 22300, Croatia
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

You will need the ticket to enter the Krka park to reach the Monastery, and to cope with a winding downhill. Unfortunately, ongoing maintenance works made the place not so quiet; still, the church is reach of history and if you are lucky someone will...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sandro C
Reviewed August 9, 2018

This is a sacred place where besides Serbian spirituality and Orthodox education, art and cultural colonies are organized. The monastery is one of the most important Serbian monasteries in Dalmatia. The rich history of the monastery and the suffering of Serbs in this region is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We booked the 2 hour boat trip to the monastery. The boat trip was boring to be honest. The island on which the monastery was located was nice to see but not worth the trip and money. Last but not least - they sell the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank M2583ELpatricks
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

The drive up to the Serbian monastery was more stunning than the monastery it self. In the country side you can see a lot of houses with bullets holes in the walls, abandoned after the war and occupation by the Serbs. So if give you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank iTraveledandEat
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Krka Monastery (Croatian: Samostan Krka, Serbian Cyrillic: Манастир Крка) is a Serbian Orthodox monastery dedicated to the Archangel Michael, located near the river Krka, 3 km east of Kistanje, in central Dalmatia, Croatia. It is the best known monastery of the Serbian Orthodox Church in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

The Krka Monastery is located 3.5 km east of Kistanja, in the bay of the Krka river, and it`s the spiritual centre of Orthodox faith in Dalmatia. The Krka Monastery has built the Serbian princess Jelena, the sister of Emperor Dusan. It was built around...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank b0janabd
Reviewed November 7, 2017

I visited the Krka Monastery (Holy Archangel) and it was an amazing experience. The monastery was built on top of an old Roman site, and Roman burial catacombs exist beneath a part of the church. It is the spiritual centre of the Serbian people in...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank MiroslavR14
Reviewed September 29, 2016

The monastery is very old and it is an important piece of local culture and heritage, no argue with that. But the visit was somewhat underwhelming. We arrived by car but you can also take an organized boat trip from another location in Krka national...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Bruno_Croatia
Reviewed April 15, 2016

Knowing we wouldn't manage the Visovac boat and monastery trip due to timings, so decided to take ourselves off to this monastery, with no idea what to expect or whether it would be open to visitors. The signs are a bit confusing when you get...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed November 28, 2015

From majestic waterfalls, and lost cities, to mysterious landmarks and natural wnderers. Close to Roman military town Burnum and catacombs beneath the monastery reinforce this claim and suggest that the founders knew of this monastery, so that right there and found this holy place.

Date of experience: July 2015
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