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Visit To The Monastery Moraca And Danilo Bridge Tour

Visit To The Monastery Moraca And Danilo Bridge Tour Packages
Country: Montenegro
City: Kolasin
Duration: 4 Hour(s) - 0 Minute(s)
Tour Category: Half Day Tour

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Visit To The Monastery Moraca and Danilo bridge

This tour includes monastery visit, and the walk to the enterance to Mrtvica canyon and visit the Danilo bridge.

Monastery Moraca is situated 25 km from Kolasin. The church was built in 1252 by Stefan, son of king Vukasin and grandson of Stefan Nemanja.

According the legend, which is presented amoung the local people, this monastery was made of special yellow stone which is found in the area very far from the monastery. This stone was cared over hand to hand to this place.

The enterence to the monastery is surraunded by a high wall with 2 gates.

The most beautiful atraction of the monastery are its paintings, Raven feeds prophet Elaja. Only a small part of this paintings from the XVIth century now is saved.

Canyon of Mrtvica river is placed in the central part of Montenegro. This mountain river has carved the canyon whose cliffs rise up to 1100m. Located about 35 km from Kolasin towards Podgorica Mrtvica Canyon abounds in natural beauty whith springs from Bijeli nerini, which waterfalls flow into the river Mrtvica. Through the canyon Mrtvica is marked hiking paths whose length is 12.5 km.

This path leads up to a beautiful stone bridge built by Prince Danilo as a legacy to his mother. This river abounds in hidden springs and waterfalls, and the water temperature during the summer is low enough that only few can swim.

Price includes transfer from Kolasin, English speaking guide.

Minimum number of participants - 3ppl.

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