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Near the monastery is the tomb of the famous Macedonian national hero from the Ilinden period Gjorgi Sugarev (Ѓорѓи Сугарев), who was killed with his regiment in the locality Chukarite on March 24, 1906.
How to Get here
The monastery of St. George is near village Paralovo (~ 24 km from Bitola) in Municipality of Novaci.
At about 19 km from Bitola on the regional road R-509 (Bitola - Novaci - Makovo), at the artificial “Suvodol Lake” (REK Bitola lake) you turn right and drive on the dam (after the ramp which you must lift).
After 5 km on macadam road which is in good condition and is suitable for ordinary vehicles, you will reach the monastery, located in the forest above village Paralovo.
Category: Churches and Monasteries