Marmiroi church is mentioned in historical records for the first time in 1307. Since it has no narthex, and because of other similarities to other similar churches in Bulgaria and former Yugoslavia, it is thought to have been built in the 12th or 13th century AD, although some researchers have put its construction period in the 10th century. The most accredited hypothesis is that it was dedicated to Saint Mary.



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Founded: 12th century
Category: Religious sites in Albania

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Artur Broś (14 months ago)
Ruiny małej jak wszystkie na Bałkanach cerkiewki, otoczone murem i okolone bagnami. Właściwie niedostępne. Trzeba naprawdę dużo samozaparcia, zwłaszcza jak się nie przyjedzie w pobliże samochodem.
Aԃɾισʅα Rυƙσ (15 months ago)
Just love the view
Алена Пустынская (16 months ago)
It's really interesting place to visit, road to not being easy, but it worth it.
Nitro Computers (2 years ago)
Old orthodox church on the hill above the Orikum Lagoon. It's better to take the road Democracy from Orikum
Danylo Lahodniuk (2 years ago)
Beautiful church with long history. It has been built in XII century. Also I add the photo of the way that is not mentioned in google maps. You can use it to go there, it’s the only way.
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