Facts and Data
Official Unesco Page
Unesco World heritage since: 1979
Size of heritage: 199 ha
- Buffer zone: 9,936 ha
On the outskirts of Stari Ras, the first capital of Serbia, there is an impressive group of medieval monuments consisting of fortresses, churches and monasteries. The monastery at Sopoćani is a reminder of the contacts between Western civilization and the Byzantine world.
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Small airport - 34 mi (56 km) Žabljak Airport
Small airport - 60 mi (97 km) Ponikve Airport
Small airport - 65 mi (105 km) Nis Airport
Medium airport - 74 mi (119 km) Podgorica Airport
Large airport - 79 mi (128 km) Skopje Alexander the Great Airport
Medium airport - 101 mi (162 km) Sarajevo International Airport
Large airport - 116 mi (187 km) Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport
Large airport - 118 mi (190 km) Tirana International Airport Mother Teresa
Large airport - 123 mi (199 km) Airport Lisicji Jarak
Small airport - 126 mi (203 km) Sofia Airport
Large airport - 154 mi (248 km)
Bigger and popular cities in the wider vicinity are these:
- Bijelo Polje
- Nova Varos
- Novi Pazar
- Vrnjacka Banja
- Zubin Potok
These are some smaller cities that might be interesting. They are all rather close.