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Pec, Kosovo
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

This monastery is so beautiful it's almost unbelievable. I visited Serbia prior to visiting Kosovo and did a day trip with a guide who took me to a park of miniatures of Serbian Orthodox monasteries, where I saw a miniature of this one, its red...More

2  Thank straea
Reviewed 24 July 2018

At the entrance to the site off the main road is a barrier and a small guard hut. You could park off road here and walk 0.6km. Or ask the guards to let you drive to the large parking lot but they'll only do this...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 20 July 2018

The Orthodox church was built in 3 stages and the architecture of each portion is distinct. The frescos inside are stunning. It is under KOFOR guard, so a passport must be brought for the visit. Audio guides are available and are helpful in explaining the...More

Thank ms57-ny
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful place in easy walking distance from the centre of Pec. The grounds are peaceful and very well maintained. The €2 entrance fee which included a very detailed audio guide in English, is incredible value. The outside of the church is incredible,...More

2  Thank Chris F
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

The monistery was impressive, we had an englisch guided tour consisting off 18 parts it's kind of a long story, but the church was really impressive and authentic and is unesco heritage. Wurth a visit

Thank Willem B
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Patriarchate of Pec is one of the most important medieval monasteries in the Balkans, and definitely “must see” while in Western Kosovo/Pec. The monastery was built in 13th century and through the history it was a seat of the Serbian Orthodox Church. As of 2006,...More

1  Thank DragisaM4
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

The monastery can be reached by walking from the city center. It takes about 30 min. Don't forget to bring your passport or national ID because the guard checks before allowing entrance. The monastery has an audit guide with very detailed information. The guide is...More

1  Thank Lili C
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The inside of the church is beautifully decorated with ancient frescoes. They are very impressive. Also keep an eye out for the ancient tree in the courtyard, it was supposedly planted by St. Sava. This is certainly a must-do whilst in Pec. The two down...More

Thank MrR B
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Beautiful, but must see only if you have time besides seeing Decani monastery and Gracanica monastery.

Thank mdgdc
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

For hundreds of years this female monastery was the center of Serbian orthodox church. It isquiets quiet and inspiering place ful of history and devotion to God. Special tip for female pasengers. Try to contsct monastery couple weeks in advance and ask for blessing to...More

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