Medjugorje is one of the best known sacred places in the world where pilgrims and visitors come to regain their inter forces to overcome the difficulties of life. Medjugorje is a place filled with peace and silence that overcomes the visitors and remains with them throughout their lives ... More info ›
Medjugorje is one of the best known sacred places in the world where pilgrims and visitors come to regain their inter forces to overcome the difficulties of life. Medjugorje is a place filled with peace and silence that overcomes the visitors and remains with them throughout their lives. The city is located on the west of Herzegovina, 25 km south from Mortar near to the border with Croatia. It is known as a place where pilgrims come to worship the Virgin Mary. She is known here as the Madonna of Medjugorje. The city became a place of real worship of religious life. Mystical happenings began here in 1981 when a woman with a child in her hands appeared in front of a group of 6 people, she gestured them to approach her but they were scared. Stunned with these messages from Virgin Mary people from all over the world began to gather and pray. Many people accepted the mercy of God to their hearts in this sacred place and obtained the motivation to live a better and worthy life.
This will be an unforgettable experience,feel the peace and forget everyday life.Many have reported visual phenomena including the sun spinning in the sky or changing color and figures such as hearts and crosses around the sun. Some visitors have suffered eye damage while seeking to experience such phenomena.With a local guide you will visit the most beautiful places of the city such as: the marvelous church of Saint Jacob with a wonderful open theater, Statue of the risen and the apparition hill called €œPodbrdo where Virgin Mary left lots of her messages and where you can see her monument. If you wish you can go up mountain Krizevac. After a short stop for lunch, you can visit the local fairs on your own.