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A special place

I have to agree with Peter from Budapest. Stari Bar is a really interesting ruin, and a great... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
MariaK_10
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CA
Ruins only...

A few kilometers from city centre is the old town of Bar. In the hills, not close to the seafront... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2016
wullumt
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Holmestrand, Norway
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“old city” (4 reviews)
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Stari Grad, Montenegro
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

I have to agree with Peter from Budapest. Stari Bar is a really interesting ruin, and a great place to wander for a couple hours. The views are wonderful. We also really enjoyed walking through the village before and after our visit. The site is...More

Thank MariaK_10
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

A few kilometers from city centre is the old town of Bar. In the hills, not close to the seafront. And not very easy to find... Mostly it is ruins, and sadly the history of the old town is not easy to learn by this...More

1  Thank wullumt
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Bar Stari Grad (Old City) will be more interesting for history oriented travelers. it is recommended to have guide or at least historic aticles. walking in a fortess you will feel hundreds year wars between chernogorci and ottomans. Montenegro people were figthing until last couple...More

1  Thank AlexBourboN
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

A very large old medieval town mostly in ruins but being restored. Only 2 euros entrance and definitely worth it. It's huge and the views are excellent. It's a steep climb. (My wife disabled with a stick) couldn't make it up and the walkways inside...More

Thank Clive1954
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The whole Old Town is quite well preserved, especially the walls and best of all it is really large, so you can walk around the remains of churches, homes, etc. Entrance fee is only 2 Euro

Thank JonDoe04134
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We've been there in early Autumn, which proved to be a wise choice as it gets terribly hot during the Summer. As this is a rugged Mediterannean terrain, don't expect lots of a shade. The Old Town is a nicely preserved place, with numerous remnants...More

Thank Dimitrije D
Reviewed 12 December 2015

The old city is an enjoyable afternoon out. The walled city is in ruins which have been partially restored. The museum is small and city fairly well marked. Entry was inexpensive and the view was beautiful.

Thank martymcfly1986
Reviewed 26 November 2015

If you like majestic castles ruined by time and past conflict, then you will like the old city - Bar Stari Grad - a beautifully preserved and reconstructed old town and castle in Bar, Montenegro. You are free to wander and explore these beautiful ruins,...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 16 October 2015

If you're near Bar, don't miss it's castle. A couple of years ago we arrived too late and it was already closed, so this year we went back to Bar just for the castle. Definitely worth it, it's a nice walk, stunning views and some...More

Thank Peter I
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

This is a lovely fortified town that is a great walk with views. If you go at sunset the buildings take on a pink/orange cast. Notcrowded at all this time of year.

Thank grandtraveller
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peterfowler2015
What is the best way to Bar Old Town from Bar Bus Station?
14 September 2015|
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Response from Gaikokujin P | Reviewed this property |
Ask for a bus (mini-busI to the Old Town (Stary Bar). If the time is inconvenient, take a bus to Ulcinj and ask the driver to stop at Posta Celuga (read "Tseluga") and Vladra cafe. Cross the road and go towards a mosque... More
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