Nikolje Monastery

Donja Šatornja, Ovcar-Kablar Gorge Serbia

Serbian Orthodox

The Ovcar-Kablar Gorge has a cluster of monasteries known as "Serbian Holy Mountain." Nikolje , on the left bank of the Zapadna Morava river, is the oldest in the group, probably from the late 14th century. It was documented in 1476. In the 19th century it was home to 300 monks. Frescoes are from 1587; the narthex painted in 1637.