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Church of St. Panteleimon

Nerezi village, Skopje 1000, Republic of Macedonia
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“patron saint” (3 reviews)
“taxi driver” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Nerezi village, Skopje 1000, Republic of Macedonia
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Reviewed yesterday

I strongly recommend this place for even non-believers as I am sure that they even shall feel the powerful spiritual essence of this historical church.

Thank yasarozkul
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Old beautiful church located in the mountains overlooking Skopje. Closed when we arrived but exterior very interesting.

Thank Jan R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

...Old basilica, near by village museum on Vodno Mountain!...from terrace you have a great view of Skopje!...staying some minutes you feel mentally re-charged...try and see!...

Thank dann_57
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful old church. In it you can find one of the rarest icons of Mary crying over Jesus's body. If you a lucky to see wedding ceremony there, so much the better.

Thank Pavle K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My best friend and I were there in June 2017. Enjoyed above all the garden which is full of little turtles! Just.. amazing! The best thing in Ohrid

Thank Alex P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful churches in Skopje. Located on the mountain Vodno, less 30 minutes by public transport. The church is unique for a fresque - Mourning of Jesus, which depicts emotions on the face of Mother Marry - not many fresques depict emotions....More

1  Thank preveduvac
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

Costs nothing to enter, but you will never regret the twisting drive go get here. AMAZING and so meaningful... and so old! It gives you a sense of the Orthodox faith in Macedonia so beautifully.

Thank LittleTank8
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

This church is worth a visit for its celebrated frescoes which date from the 12th century and are said to anticipate the Renaissance. The saints depicted have unusually realistic features. The church itself does not look so old. Unfortunately there is no explanatory material (in...More

Thank jpcheshire1615
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We visited in late March and, after a long drive up Mt. Vodno, we found the church locked up. Disappointing. Am giving this an Excellent rating on the basis of the exterior and views alone -- and because I hate it when people bash a...More

Thank DLee13
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

This ancient Orthodox Christian church has some wonderful frescoes. A visit to this church is a must for anyone visiting Skopje.

Thank mibagentsmith
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