The Monastery of St. Athanasius is located in the vicinity of Staravina village. The old temple dates back from 1860, and next to it there is a new temple which, along with the hospices, was built in recent times.
This monastery is known for its extremely convenient location, from where you can enjoy the beautiful panorama of the Mariovo region. Тhere are no monks in the monastery, and it is maintained by the local population from Staravina.
In agreement with the monastery hosts and with prior notice, it is possible to stay overnight in its lodgings. The monastery celebrates the Christian holiday's St. Athanasius the Great on May 14th and 15th and Transfiguration of Christ on August 18th and 19th.