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The Monastery of Saint Peter (Sveti Petar Cetinjski)

Dvorski trg | Cipur Ruins, Cetinje, Cetinje Municipality 81250, Montenegro
+382 41 231 273
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“buy candles” (2 reviews)
“calm place” (2 reviews)
“baptist” (7 reviews)
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Dvorski trg | Cipur Ruins, Cetinje, Cetinje Municipality 81250, Montenegro
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+382 41 231 273
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 14 October 2017

We drove to the Mausoleum of Petar II Petrovic, via Cetinje, so we decided to make a small detour to see this building- it was worth the stop, but it is not a "must".

Thank Danny S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We visited Cetinje with a tour, and the monk responsible for the place immediatly asked us in a very rude way where our tour guide is (she was waiting outside), and then he screamed that our tourguide is a stupid village girl. I never experienced...More

Thank Joerg F
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I usually like church architecture and design, but this place hasn't rocked my boat. I haven't been inside though.

Thank Grogoman
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This man rudely told my 80-year old father that he was not allowed to take photos. He only took a photo of a plant right before that. We apologised profusely three times and walked off. However, he pursued us as we walked around and kept...More

Thank tykNashville
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This monastery has a special place in my heart and in my life. It was long time ago in 2001, when I was going through the hardest period of my life. I was alone with my two daughters,my first husband died and I was desperate....More

Thank Tamara P
Reviewed 13 July 2017

If you are planning to visit Cetinje, the old montenegrian capital, you have to visit this monastery but do not expect too much. In any case - worth to visit.

1  Thank nevenjerkovic
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Loved our visit to the monastery a real quiet and peacful place, spiritually uplifting. We were lucky to have visited before the coach parties (try and plan your visit not to be there when the scheduled tours arrive)

Thank The_Crofter
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I have never been in some Orthodox monastery and this was new amazing experience for me. Smell of the beeswax, calmness of the place, fact that this place has a piece of holly cross, bones of Saint Peter( one that baptize Jesus in Jordan, and...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

This monastery has wonderful architecture and close to it is really nice small church. If you want to visit monastery, everybody is allowed inside - if you don't have trousers/skirts covering knees, you will be asked to put on scarf to cover them.

Thank Nadia_and_Dan
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Monastery contains very rare relic. Piece of cross on which Jesus Christ was crucified. Entry is possible only by guide (local priest) which is arranged every hour, but only in local language. No entry fee, you need buy only some candles, that need to be...More

1  Thank Martin J
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