Prizren

Prizren, in , is a charming city of mosques and monasteries dating back to the 14th century. Happily spared from both the "destroy the old, build the new" drive of the communists during the early years of their rule in Yugoslavia, as well as the ethnic…

Notable Places in the Area

Church
is a 14th-century Serbian Orthodox church in the town of , in southern . Photo: Mendeljejev, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a hilltop fortification in in . Photo: a.dombrowski, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Mosque
The is an Ottoman in the city of , . Photo: Photo Balkan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Place of worship
The Church of St. Nicholas, also known as Tutić Church is an Serbian Orthodox located in in . Photo: Shpati, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a village in the Prizren municipality in southern Kosovo.

Village
Photo: Ненад Славковић, Public domain.

Prizren

Latitude
42.2333° or 42° 14' north
Longitude
20.7333° or 20° 44' east
Open Location Code
8GJ26PMM+88
Elevation
396 metres (1,299 feet)
Geo­Names ID
786711

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Komuna e Prizrenit
  • Serbian: Opština Prizren
  • Serbian: Prizren
  • Serbian: Општина Призрен
  • Serbian: Призрен
  • Turkish: Prizren Belediyesi

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