Bar

European gateway of Montenegro

Bar

Bar - a modern city, the broad Boulevard, surrounded by Mediterranean vegetation, is the largest tourist-nautical centre at the entrance to the Adriatic Sea. The turbulent history of this city, are many cultural and historical monuments, of which the most significant is Old Town Bar, 4 km away from the coastline.

His picture-post card today consists of tourist facilities, restaurants, shops, sports facilities modern marine. Area of Bar is located in the southeastern part of Montenegro on the Adriatic coast, and the project area of 505 km2. Coastline is 46 km, of which 9 km of beach, while the full length of 65 km Bar published its territory to Skadarsko lake. Its far only 41 km from Podgorica airport, and 58 km from Tivat airport..

Air Bar certain vicinity of two large water surface / Adriatic Sea and Lake Skadarsko / and mountains Rumije. It's known with long and hot dry summers and mild and rainy winters. Maximum medium temperature in July was 23.5C and the minimum average month in January 8.3C. Swimming season runs from mid-May to mid-October, when water temperature reaches up to 26 C

From interesting segments to see when you arrive in Bar, there are:

Old town Bar - Montenegrin Pompey, cultural and historical monument, of first category in which is an area of 4 hectares, where reside vestige over 600 objects from all phases of city history. In the summer it is a beautiful stage for music and drama spectacles.

Old olive trees on Mirovica, living monument to nature, protected by law in 1963, one of the oldest olive trees in the world,the old over two millennium. Legend says that under its deck made peace between two enemies.

 

Monasteries and Islands on Lake Skadarsko - innocent Krajinski at Ostros and Islands Starcevo, Moracnik and Non, which are Monasteries in XIV century, pious endowment erection Balsica.

Castle King Nicholas on Topolica, villa of royal Petrovic family, with a rich park in the court complex, where it's now housed Native museum. Auditory of the Castle has the elite ballroom and concert space.


Old town of Bar


Old olive trees on Mirovica


Skadar lake


Castel King Nicolas