Modra is a city and municipality in the Bratislava Region in . It has a population of 9,042 as of 2018. It nestles in the foothills of the Malé Karpaty and is an excellent centre of hiking.

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The Astronomical Observatory of Modra, also known as Modra Observatory or the Astronomical and Geophysical observatory in Modra, is an astronomical observatory located in , . is situated 5 km northwest of Modra. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Dubová is a village and municipality in western in Pezinok District in the Bratislava region. is situated 4 km northeast of Modra.

Šenkvice is a village and municipality in central in Pezinok District in the Bratislava region. is situated 5 km southeast of Modra. Photo: Feťour, Public domain.

Pezinok is a city in southwestern . It is roughly 20 km northeast of and, as of December 2018, had a population of 23,002. is situated 6 km southwest of Modra. Photo: Feťour, CC BY 3.0.


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