Facts and Data

Official Unesco Page

Basis Data:
Unesco World heritage since: 1979
Size of heritage: 199 ha
- Buffer zone: 9,936 ha

Longitude: 20,423°
Latitude: 43,119°


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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