St. Sava Temple (Hram Svetog Save), Belgrade

4.3
Visit one of the largest Orthodox buildings and churches in the world,St. Sava Temple (Hram Svetog Save), a prominent landmark from numerous points in the city. Symbolically, it sits at the sight where Ottoman forces incinerated the remains of St. Sava--the founder of the Serbian Orthodox Church. Its 8,162 sq m (87,855 sq ft) interior spaces, with two floors and several galleries, can host around 10,000 worshippers. The basement holds the crypt of Saint Sava and the grave of the medieval Prince Lazar, responsible for creating the most powerful Serbian state in history. See this 82 m (269 ft) tall structure, featuring white marble walls and 19 gilded crosses, and visit the surrounding park with decorative fountains. Take a look at our Belgrade trip itinerary maker to schedule your visit to St. Sava Temple (Hram Svetog Save) and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Good for visit for religious, but also not religious guests. Temple is biggest in Serbia with "modern" architect, but with interior in byzantine style Temple is not finished completely and that is a p...  more »
  • During my resent visit Belgrade I went to see this largest Serbian Basuloca in Orthodox world. It is very impressive.  more »
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  • Amazing construction. We saw in of course non finished because it is still under construction but all this gold color and the amazing architecture makes you wanna stay in this place for ever... You feel the energy flowing in you you have this feeling of faith because all this construction made for God's glory, everybody there is working with love to achieve this masterpiece... Put with love rock over rock to build this place!
  • Beautiful place. Largest Eastern Orthodox Church building. Walk able distance to reach it from Central bus stop. Place of peace, architecture is really awesome especially in inside. Surrounding outside is beautiful. Easily spend 2-3 hours. Must visit place in Belgrade and one of the attractive tourist spots
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