Pirot Tourism

Pirot (Serbian Cyrillic: Пирот) is a city located in south-eastern Serbia. According to 2011 census, the town has a total population of 38,785, while the population of the whole territory of the city was 57,928. The city is the administrative center of the Pirot District. The city has rich geographical features, including the mountains of Stara Planina, Vlaška Planina, Belava, Suva Planina; rivers which flow through the town, including Nišava, Jerma, Rasnička Reka, Temštica and the Visočica; and four lakes, the Zavoj Lake, Berovacko Lake, Krupac Lake and Sukovo Lake. The city has a rich culture, with notable Orthodox church buildings, including the Church of St. Petka, and the monastery of St. Georges and St. John the Theologian from the late 14th century, both of which display a fine example of medieval Serbian architecture. Pirot is known for its traditional woven carpet, the Pirot kilim (Pirotski ćilim).


Looking for travel information about Pirot? Explore the best travel advice on Pirot, Serbia. When planning a trip to Pirot, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Nis. Nis, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Nis Fortress, Cele Kula , Red Cross Nazi Concentration Camp. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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