Prilep is a city in nicknamed "The city under Marko’s towers", alluding to its fortress. The city of 76,768 is the Macedonian tobacco and beer capital - tobacco leaves can be seen drying across the city and Prilep's brewery produces most of the country's most popular beers.

Prilep Map


  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 73,800
  • United Nations Location Code: MK PLP
  • Latitude: 41.3451° or 41° 20' 42.5" north
  • Longitude: 21.555° or 21° 33' 18.1" east
  • Elevation: 652 meters (2139 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 786735

Other Names for Prilep

  • Bulgarian: Прилеп
  • French: Prilep
  • German: Prilep
  • Italian: Prilep
  • Latvian: Prilepa
  • Lithuanian: Prilepas
  • Macedonian: Прилеп
  • Portuguese: Prilepo
  • Serbian: Прилеп
  • Spanish: Prilep
  • Turkish: Pirlepe
  • Turkish: pirlepe
  • Perlepes
  • Perlepé

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