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700 Years old Monastery

Monastery Raca located at the suburb of Bajina Basta,somewhere around 5 km from centre of Basta in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
cnn b
Interesting monastery with great history

During our holiday at Tara, we have visited the Rača monastery which is an orthodox monastery 7 km... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2017
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“700 Years old Monastery”
Aug 22, 2017
“Interesting monastery with great history”
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Right bank of the Drina River, Bajina Basta, Serbia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Monastery Raca located at the suburb of Bajina Basta,somewhere around 5 km from centre of Basta in place called Racha.This Place is interested Becouse Theres Legend about Turks who actually Ruin the monastery and they all die after that ,so turks re-build afraid of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank cnn b
Reviewed 23 August 2017

During our holiday at Tara, we have visited the Rača monastery which is an orthodox monastery 7 km south of Bajina Bašta and one of the most visited sites in Tara National Park. The first mention of the monastery that can be found officially is...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank nielsa674
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I went to Monastery Rača by bike. It takes around 7 kilometers from Bajina Bašta to get to the Monastery. This medieval monastery is situated at the base of Tara mountain, next to Rača river. In the monastery church you can see wonderful icons and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Gweedah
Reviewed 3 November 2015

I last took a visit a few years back and wanted to return to see this off-the-beaten path holy site once again. In the years since I was there, the monastery has had additions around it, but the church and the interior are still spectacular!...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Larry A
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Worth the detour on your way to the Tara hills from Bajina Basta. So many monasteries in Western Serbia although this one is not stunning its old, relaxing and pleasant.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Ken M
Reviewed 5 August 2014

If you are visiting Bajina Bašta or the Tara mountain, I would recommend visiting the Rača monastery. The monastery is old, originally from the 13th century, and today's church building is said to be erected in 1826. It is worth visiting, due to the beauty...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Aleksija22
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