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Mehmed Pasa Sokolovic Bridge

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Address: Visegrad 73240, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Phone Number: 38758620950
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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It is one of the biggest monuments in Bosnia and was worth every second. The bridge is amazing and the view... One can only see it in person to admire.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It is one of the biggest monuments in Bosnia and was worth every second. The bridge is amazing and the view... One can only see it in person to admire.

Thank LaMpiR
Budapest, Hungary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a remarkable structure, beautifully designed and built. The green water of the river Drina with inverted image of the bridge gives a soothing experience to the eyes. Definitely worth visiting.

Thank Makk81
Belgrade, Serbia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stone bridge with amazing elegancy. Became famous in the world as title of book which won Nobel's prize. Survived centuries and very heavy loads, unimaginable during building time. recently renewed, thanks to Turkey support.

Thank branelukac
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to visit from Sarajevo after reason Ivo Andric's novel. I believe there are buses there, but we drove. It took 2 hours through some stunning scenery. The last 30 mins of the drive go through a beautiful gorge leading to the town of Višegrad. A lovely town with a few restaurants but the bridge is what dominates it. The... More 

Thank IanThomas84
Varsity Lakes, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pictures speak for themselves. Very looked after bridge, nice walk and views on the river. Plenty of food photos to be taken of the surroundings and hinterlands. Be kind and purchase a souvenir from the salesmen along the bridge.

Thank Aleks85
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This bridge is the monument of town. Built in 16 th century and ordered by Mehmedovic Pasa Sokolović, it has gone through wars and 'have seen many things '. It has been renovated and still being symbol of Visegrad on river Drina.

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Beringen, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Your typical old bridge. You can't drive over it with a car tough. It looks really good. There is also a nice terrace to drink something on the side. Stupid thing is that on the other side there is nothing, very strange

Thank WintersFL
Manresa, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Mehmed Pasa Sokolovic Bridge bridge is the most known bridge in Visegrad, a town located in the east part of Bosnia&Herzegovine, near the border with Serbia. It is a stone bridge, built in 16th century by ottomans (by the Grand Vizier Mehmed Pasa Sokolovic. It is very beautiful and it is included in World Heritage List of UNESCO. From here... More 

Thank AlbertSalichs
Rijeka, Croatia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Since I read the book I was waiting to see the bridge and figure out some scenes from this famous book. The bridge is very nice, so quiet and patient waiting for the time to pass. The day was nice sunny and the bridge was marvelous. You need some half an hour to see the site and than you must... More 

Thank JurijKobal
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

This is famous bridge and the famous writer Ivo Andric write a book about it.. One more attraction in Visegrad.. 30 minutes is more than enough to see this... Domestic should organized somebody that can say a story about bridge in Englesh language for travelers who visit... There is a Restoran next to the bridge and you can visit for... More 

Thank Leckov

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