Around Pirot

Pirot, the city with most fascinating nature aroud it. The place where are the best rubber tires in the world are produced. And also, the place of origin of Pirot rug. What else can be seen and experienced, see on Where to Serbia!

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Vidlic mountain viewpoins

Vidlic Mountain is located near city of Pirot. The state border of Serbia and Bulgaria divides it into two parts. And it is often considered part of the Old Mountain. The highest peaks are Basarski kamen (1377m), Velika Stena (1329), Golemi vrh (1371m), Smilovski kamen (1348m), Kozji kamen (1181m), Mali...

Saint Gorge monastery Stara planina, monastery in Temska village

Temska monastery

Temska Monastery, or St. George’s (Sveti Djordje) Monastery, is one of the oldest and most important monasteries of the Serbian Orthodox Church. It is located near Pirot, about 20 kilometers. It is about 50 millimeters from Knjaževac. It is about ninety kilometers away from Nis. And from Belgrade about 300...

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Poganovo monastery

Poganovo Monastery is one of our oldest and most important monasteries. It is dedicated to Sveti Jovan Bogoslov (St. John the Theologian). Today it is a cultural monument protected by the state since 1949. It has been on the UNESCO list of world heritage sites since 1979. Name of the...

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Days of banica festival program

Bela Palanka food festival, or Days of banica, is lasting from 2004. till now. It is happening in the beginning of August. And also it has international character. Here you can see this year program for banica food festival. And also previous years. Banica days 20019 friday, 09.08.2019.  13:00-18:00 folk...

Banica days in Bela Palanka

Beside, interesting offer of history monuments in Bela Palanka can offer you some events too. One of most important, for the town and this part of Serbia, is Days of banica. This food festival started in 2004. It is competition for the best “Banica” pie, or unleavened pie. This event...

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