Crkva Sveti Nikola

Gornja Brela, near Biokovu Croatia

Serbian Orthodox

The church is located at an altitude of 572 meters on the slopes of Biokovo. It is believed to date from pre-Ottoman times, between 1200-1500.It is the oldest church in Brela. The church was unprofessionally repaired in 1933. From a952 to 1990 the Yugoslav army did not allow any access to the church and it deteriorated. Since 1998 it has been fully restored, with the help of the Croatian army, and new windows and door were also installed. The bell has been returned and the church blessed in 2000.