Tvrdoš Monastery

Have you ever visited a town that isn’t large in size but seems to carry so much with it? Trebinje is definitely a city that has so much to share with it’s visitors. Throughout this blog I will let you guys in on one of the most beautiful buildings Trebinje is home to- Tvrdoš Monastery.

Near the beautiful city of Trebinje, in the heart of Herzegovina you will find the Tvrdoš Monastery. It is a 15th century Serbian Orthodox Monastery. This Monastery is also home to foundations of the first Roman Church dating all the way back to the 4th century. The Orthodox monastery was established there in the 15th century, with a cathedral constructed about 1508 and painted with murals by Vicko Lavrov from Dubrovnik in 1517.

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The monastery remained a seat of the Metropolitans of Herzegovina until the Venetian Empire destroyed it in 1694.

The current building of the monastery was constructed in 1924.

This beautiful monastery is located in Trebinje. Trebinje is a beautiful city in Herzegovina.

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The river Trebišnjica flows right through the heart of this beautiful city. This city is a city that is full of history. The old town’s quarter dates all the way back to the 18th century Ottoman Empire. Aside from seeing this beautiful monastery you can also visit the beautiful Arslanagić Bridge

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