Only 2.5 hours drive from Tivat on the new Risan highway, Ostrog Monastery is a 17th Century church impressively built in to vertical cliff face. Over one hundred thousand pilgrims visit this religious site every year.
Bishop Vasilije, one of the 4 Montenegrin Saints, founded the monastery and his remains are enshrined within. The monastery is dedicated to St. Basil.
Admire 350 year old frescoes in the upper church that are painted directly onto the rock face[/info_list_item][info_list_item list_title=”Fun & Activities” list_icon=”Defaults-road” animation=”slideInDown” title_font_style=”font-weight:bold;” title_font_size=”desktop:14px;” title_font_color=”#848484″ desc_font_size=”desktop:14px;” desc_font_color=”#848484″]Guided tour inclusive of lunch and round-trip transfer from Tivat (6-7 hours)
Helicopter flight above Ostrog, 35 minutes[/info_list_item][/info_list]
Date: 03 Jan 2017
Category : Destination