Kicevo Travel Guide

  • Kicevo
    Kicevo
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  • Monastery of St Bogorodica Precista
    Monastery of St Bogorodica Precista
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  • Church of St Petar and Pavle
    Church of St Petar and Pavle
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Kicevo Things to Do

  • Kicevo Kale (fortress)

    When we arrived in Kicevo and asked for the Kale (fortress) we were warned that there was nothing to see.Well, that had to be documented, so we walked up the hill above the center until the top, where a WWII Monument was. Indeed, except for a great view over Kicevo, we could not really find the remains of an old Ottoman fortress. Maybe stone walls...

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  • Church of St George at Knezino Monastery

    A church has existed at the Monastery of Knezino since the first centuries of Christianity. The church was set on fire upon the arrival of the Turks. A church was rebuilt in 1973, but broken down again upon completion of the current Church of St George.

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  • Monastery of Knezino (Monastery of St...

    Close to Kicevo, a few kilometers from the village Knezino, you can find the Monastery of Knezino. Because its church is dedicated to St George, the monastery is also known as St George's Monastery.A church has existed at this place since the first centuries of Christianity. The church was set on fire upon the arrival of the Turks. A church was...

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  • Church of St Bogorodica Precista,...

    The fresco paintings in the Church of St Bogorodica Precista have been made in two stages. The first stage was performed by zograph Dicho from Tresonche around 1850. Other frescoes were painted nearly 30 years later, probably due to economical and political circumstances. It is assumed that they were painted by the son of Dicho, Avram, in 1880.The...

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  • Former Church at Knezino Monastery

    A church has existed at this place since the first centuries of Christianity. The church was set on fire upon the arrival of the Turks. This church was rebuilt in 1973, but broken down again upon completion of the current Church of St George.

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  • WWII Monument at Kale Fortress

    This WWII monument is on the hill above the center of Kicevo, where supposedly also the old Ottoman fortress Kicevo Kale used to be.

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  • Holy Water

    This fountain on the grounds of the Monastery of Kicevo is supposed to have water with healing powers.That must explain all the beautiful flowers and plants on the site, which get the same water!People come here to fill plastic bottles to take the water home.

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  • Church of St Nikola

    This small church is built next to the big Church of St Bogorodica Precista . You could easily miss it after seeing its impressive brother. It is dedicated to St Nikola.If it is closed, you can ask for it to be opened by the people of the monastery.

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  • Church of St Bogorodica Precista,...

    The present-day church of the Monastery of Kicevo, dedicated to St Bogorodica Precista, was built in 1848. It is a very massive and stately building, and among the largest ones of this type in Macedonia.A smaller church dedicated to St Nikola is attached to the eastern side of the church.

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  • Monastery of St Bogorodica Precista

    The Monastery of St Bogorodica Precista is dedicated to "The Annunciation of the Holy Virgin" and is now known as "The Most Pure Virgin of Kicevo". In earlier times it was called Krninski Monastery, after the village Krnino, which was devastated in the 19th century.The Monastery is built on the slopes of mountain Vrvoi, about 12 km from Kicevo....

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  • Museum of Kicevo

    This museum is dedicated to the liberation of Macedonia in the WWII.Kicevo was the first town in the Republic of Macedonia that was liberated by the Macedonian Liberation Forces when they defeated the fascists here. The building that now houses the museum was the headquarters of the National Liberation Army (or something like that), according to a...

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  • Church of St Petar and Pavle

    This church dedicated to Saints Petar and Pavle (Peter and Paul) lies in the center of Kicevo.When we were inside, we got the feeling that the church was quite old, because of the dark colored frescoes. However, we were told that that was due to all the candles that were burned in the church.The building dates from the 1970's.

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Kicevo Nightlife

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    by AlbanianChika Written Feb 17, 2005

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    I like Impulse, because they have air conditioning, which is nice in the summertime. It looks really nice inside, and they have nice windows. I like Em house because its very dark in there and it looks kinda freaky lol but they play really good music. I like Bravo because its really private and they have realy nice makiatos. Brandy bar has a veryyy nice chairs i love them, they are so comfortable.

    Dress Code: You can wear anything you want, this is kicevo/kercova hahaahaha. We are a free country. lol

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Kicevo Transportation

  • Your gonna have so much fun walking lol

    Kercova way to say it Kicevo way to say it lol.Ok well now that I explained that, I will explain a little bit about the transportation around Kercova. Over there, they have a lot of Taxi drivers, but most of the people walk around town. I ALWAYS walked. Which is nice, because you get exersize lol

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  • Two ways to reach Kicevo-by train and by...

    Two ways to reach Kicevo- by train from Skopje(Kicevo is the last stop), and by road (car or bus)-Kicevo is in the half-way of Skopje-Ohrid route, 100 kilometers south of Skopje,towards Ohrid.The best way is walking !

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Kicevo Off The Beaten Path

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    by lacutas Written Aug 26, 2002

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    Kicevo's Fortress (Kale).It's up the hill few houndred meters from the town square. It's old fortress known by the most famous Kicevo rouler Katina, King's Marko sister.She was the rouler of this town in Medieval ages, and this town was known as Katingrad those days:)

    Kicevo`s main square

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  • You have to visit Kicevo

    People in Kicevo are great.The nightlife is good.The nature is perfect.You have to visit the Monastery of the Immaculate Holy Mother of God. One of the best things you can expirience there is the view from the monastery near the village "Manastirsko Dolenci".

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  • Kicevo region have a...

    Kicevo region have a beautyfull nature. You must visit place called Krusino, Monastry of 'Sv. Bogorodica Precista' and other interesting places.For more informations abaut Kicevo visit: http://www.kicevo.com.mk I miss people.

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    If your current health insurance doesn't cover you while your abroad, you should consider getting international travel insurance just in case something should go wrong.

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