Monasteries are Serbian cultural and historical guardians. Zica and Studenica are its most valuable pearls.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Zica Monastery, Kraljevo, Central SerbiaZica (Žiča) is an early 13th century Orthodox monastery near Kraljevo. Built by the first King of Serbia, Stefan the First-Crowned and the first Head of the Serbian Church, Saint Sava, Zica was the seat of the Archbishop (1219–1253), and by tradition the coronation church of the Serbian kings. King Stefan was crowned in Žiča in 1217, what made Serbia the sovereign country in the Christian world. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Studenica Monastery, Central SerbiaStudenica is a 12th-century Serbian Orthodox monastery situated 39 km southwest of Kraljevo, in central Serbia. It is one of the largest and richest Serb Orthodox monasteries. Studenica was declared Monument of Culture of Exceptional Importance in 1979. In 1986 UNESCO included Studenica monastery on the list of World Heritage Sites.Duration: 1 hour