old mountain serbia

lookout Kozji kamen, stara planina viewpoint, Kozji kamen vidlic, stara planina mountain, Zavoj lake

Vidlic mountain viewpoins

Vidlic Mountain is located near city of Pirot. The state border of Serbia and Bulgaria divides it into two parts. And it is often considered part of the Old Mountain. The highest peaks are Basarski kamen (1377m), Velika Stena (1329), Golemi vrh (1371m), Smilovski kamen (1348m), Kozji kamen (1181m), Mali...

Saint Gorge monastery Stara planina, monastery in Temska village

Temska monastery

Temska Monastery, or St. George’s (Sveti Djordje) Monastery, is one of the oldest and most important monasteries of the Serbian Orthodox Church. It is located near Pirot, about 20 kilometers. It is about 50 millimeters from Knjaževac. It is about ninety kilometers away from Nis. And from Belgrade about 300...

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Poganovo monastery

Poganovo Monastery is one of our oldest and most important monasteries. It is dedicated to Sveti Jovan Bogoslov (St. John the Theologian). Today it is a cultural monument protected by the state since 1949. It has been on the UNESCO list of world heritage sites since 1979. Name of the...

Stara mountain serbia, Stara mountain view, Stara mountain landscape

Midžor peak on Stara mountain

Midžor is located in southeast Serbia. It is one of highest peaks of Serbia (2169m) and highest peak of Stara mountain (Old mountain). The mountain, and the peak also is a border point of Serbia and Bulgaria. So you can be in both countries at the same time. You can...

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