The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels

  • The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels Another Orebić attraction is the Franciscan monastery and Church of Our Lady of Angels. The wonderful view from 150 metres above sea level, where the loggia of the monastery is located, provides unforgettable images of the Pelješac canal, Korčula, Mljet and Lastovo. According to local lore, when leaving or returning from their journeys, Orebić captains and seafarers would greet Our Lady of Angels with sirens as a sign of gratitude and to seek protection. The Franciscans, on the other hand, would reply by ringing the bell in the church bell tower.


    The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels The Franciscan monastery of Our Lady of Angels

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