General about Bar (Bar-Montenegro)
Bar is in some documents mentioned yet in the 9th century as Antivari/Antibar. In 1089 Bar became an archiepiscopal seat, and in 1183 the town was taken over by Stefan Nemanja from Nemanjić’s ruling house. Not far from the harbor are the remains of the first cathedral in Bar, built in the 6th century. Today, the most interesting attractions in Bar are the beautiful St. Jovan Vladimir church, GPS: 42.101491, 019.093942 (42°06’05.4″N, 019°05’38.2″E), old castle of King Nikola and the park, GPS: 42.100665, 019.091251 (42°06’02.4″N, 019°05’28.5″E). 5 km from the center of Bar there is the Old Town, GPS: 42.094136, 019.134659 (42°05’38.9″N, 019°08’04.8″E). Old Town is the most significant locality, a walled settlement on the rock abandoned during the Roman Empire. In addition to the Old Town, you should also visit the old olive tree, GPS: 42.080182, 019.129445 (42°04’48.7″N, 019°07’46.0″E). It is over 2000 years old, and is the oldest tree in Europe. In the close distance, about 25 km away, there is the town of Virpazar and Skadar Lake National Park, GPS: 42.246448, 019.091078 (42°14’47.2″N, 019°05’27.9″E). You can there rent a boat. There is a ferry port in Bar, GPS: 42.096968, 019.089845 (42°05’49.1″N, 019°05’23.4″E), from where you can go to Italy, in the cities Ancona or Bari.
Category: Bar što posjetiti, Crna Gora što posjetiti,
Bar 85000, Montenegro
42.097263, 019.091032 (42°05’50.2″N, 019°05’27.7″E)
00382 (0)30 301 403
Medium, 40 000 people
GPS Coordinates: 42.097263, 019.091032 (42°05’50.2″N, 019°05’27.7″E)
Bar-Podgorica 50 km
Bar-Herceg Novi 80km
Address: Bar 85000, Montenegro
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do grada Bara koji se nalazi u Crnoj Gori. Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Prosim Vas, vključite taksimeter. Hvala!
Please, can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema gradu Baru koji se nalazi u Crnoj Gori. Hvala!
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