1 Feb 2022
Written By Jonathan Howe

5 Best things to do in Bijelo Polje, Montenegro

Bijelo Polje is a town in Montenegro that’s located in the northeastern part of the country on the Lim River. The town is considered the educational, cultural, administrative, and economic center of northern Montenegro. In this town, there are places that can be explored by tourists and things to do and explore. If you don’t have any idea about the things to do in Bijelo Polje, then check out our list below.

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List of Best Things To Do in Bijelo Polje, Montenegro

  1. Heritage Museum (Zavicajni Muzej)

A very distinctive museum, deep in Montenegro. The building itself is very nice, located in the upper part of the city on the square of Maresciallo Tito. On the ground floor, there are archaeological, paleontological, and numismatic collections. While the ethnological sector is on the upper floor. It is really interesting to visit a palace in the old city and be intrigued by the exhibition dedicated to Picasso's ceramics, which also features an archaeological exhibition and paintings by various artists.
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2. Tamburasi Festival

One of the best things to do in Bijelo Polje is attending the Tamburasi Festival. Here, you’ll be able to enjoy a three-day festival of a group of people playing traditional songs. These songs range from the fast-paced to excessively romantic tunes on guitar, accordion, fiddle, and the tambura which is similar to a mandolin.
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3. Niti

If you want to buy local products such as clothing, then you should head your way to Niti. At Niti, you can purchase local but high-quality clothing items. These clothes are made from sheep’s wool and are handmade. They usually have bright-colored traditional designs and they are also available in curtains and rugs. These wonderful handicrafts are made by the local women’s cooperative. This is for the sole purpose of preserving the traditional technique of knitting, weaving, and embroidery.
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4. Church of St Peter the Apostle

The Church of St Peter the Apostle was built in 1196 before the Ottoman invasion. When it was converted into a mosque, the church lost its towers. However, they were regained when it became a church once again. Inside, you’ll find the remains of frescoes that contrast with the bright red throne and its modern iconostasis. Take amazing photos and bring home good memories.
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5. Hemingway

Spend your last few days vacation at Bijelo Polje with a fun hangout with your friends and the locals at the Hemingway Bar. Get to enjoy drinking cocktails, meeting new people, and just having fun with everyone! If you’re the type who likes socializing, then going here won’t be a problem for you at all! Going to a bar is probably one of the best things to do in Bijelo Polje if you are in for it!

And that’s our list of the 5 best things to do in Bijelo Polje, Montenegro. Have you heard about this town? Do you have any idea of the things you can possibly do here? If no, we hope that this shortlist was able to help you with your concern! Does any of the list catch your attention? Share with us your thoughts!
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