The Dobrilovina Monastery (Serbian: Добриловина Манастир) is a Serbian Orthodox monastery in Donja Dobrilovina, Mojkovac, northern Montenegro. It is located on the left Tara river banks, in a region known as Potarje, at the beginning of the Tara River Canyon, the deepest river canyon in Europe. The village of Dobrihnina (later Dobrilovina) was mentioned in a Nemanjić charter in 1253, though the oldest preserved mention of the monastery dates back to 1592, when the Ottoman authorities allowed the locals to rebuild their monastery in Dobrilovina. In 1609, the current standing church dedicated to St. George was finished; the frescoes were finished by 1613. This church has been pillaged, abandoned, destroyed and renovated several times since its founding.Plan to see Dobrilovina Monastery and other attractions that appeal to you using our Dobrilovina trip builder tool.
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My grandfather was bringing milk to this monastery 80 or so years ago as he lived in the neighborhood. It was brilliant visit, drive and overall experience. more »
Possible and only Orthodox Monastery in the Balkans with a wooden belfry. In front of the Monastery, you can park your car. You must be dressed appropriately to enter the monastery. You can not go... more »
Beautiful and quiet place.
Beautiful orthodox monastery in the middle of Tara reservation. Very close to the road, don’t miss the occasion to visit.
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