Leshok Monastery - Macedonia
Are you a business owner in Macedonia?
Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Macedonia.
- Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
Directions to Leshok Monastery
Located on the south-east side of the Shar Mountain, only 8 kilometres away of Tetovo, the Leshok Monastery is a beautiful complex which welcomes all those who love peace, outstanding nature and relaxation.
The complex of Leshok Monastery involves the Monastery Church of St. Atanasij which was built in 1335 and the Holy Mother of God Church which dates back to the 13th century. According to some researches there were 77 churches and monasteries in and around Leshok and today the most popular of them is the Church of Holy Mother of God which is a beautiful example of splendid Byzantine architectural style. Furthermore, the church prides itself on splendid frescoes which possess historical value and which originate from different periods. The most popular fresco is called 'Judgment Day'.
Its excellent location and the pleasant climate make the Leshok Monastery one of the most visited moonasteres in Macedonia, a place where all visitors enjoy fresh air, tranquil environment and magnificent natural beauties.
You may also like
Scupi was a Roman settlement used primarily as a military camp which later grew to become the capital of the area.............
Vardarski RidGevgelija, Central Macedonia
Vardarski is a relatively newly uncovered archaeological dig nearby Gevgelija...................
Monastery of St. Leontius - VodochaStrumica, Eastern Macedonia
Enjoy tranquil setting and pleasant peace while visiting the beautiful Monastery of St. Leontius in Vodocha.............
Macedonian National TheaterSkopje-City, Skopje
The new theater building is situated on the left bank of the river Vardar and has been constructed on the foundation of the old theater which was destroyed in 1963 Skopje
Curch of St. DemetriusSkopje-City, Skopje
The beautiful Church of St. Demetrious which is located centrally in Skopje is an example of how religious Macedonians earlier were and still are today.............
Turkish BathsDojran, Eastern Macedonia
The Turkish Bath in Dojran is a building which originates from the period of the Ottoman Empire and today it represents a significant historical and cultural building....
Kurshumli AnSkopje-City, Skopje
Kurshumli An is known as the most popular Ottoman inn in Skopje as well as a significant culture place which attracts the attention of many visitors.............
Mustapha Pasha MosqueSkopje-City, Skopje
Mustapha Pasha Mosque is among the most beautiful monuments of the Islamic religious architecture found not only in Skopje, Macedonia but also the Balkans as well........
Suli AnSkopje-City, Skopje
Suli An is a significant cultural monument where many cultural events are being held.............
Drama Theater SkopjeSkopje-City, Skopje
The Drama Theater in Skopje is one of the most visited theaters in the country with a rich repertoire and variety of plays.............