Exaltation of the Holy Cross Chapel


Svatý Jan pod Skalou

GPS: 49° 58′ 16.027″N  14° 8′ 6.389″E

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Below the dominant rock that looms 159 metres over the village square, on a long lower ridge stands the Exaltation of the Holy Cross Chapel. According to legend it is situated on the exact spot where John the Baptist met hermit Ivan and gave him a wooden cross with which to exorcise evil spirits.