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Bitola Destination Guide

Explore Bitola in Macedonia.

Bitola in the region of Bitola with it's 86,528 inhabitants is located in Macedonia - some 67 mi (or 108 km) South of Skopje, the country's capital city.

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Time in Bitola is now 03:56 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Skopje" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Sofia, Thessaloniki, Peshkopi, Gjirokastër, Dolno Srpci or Podgorica. Since you are here already, consider visiting Staro Zmirnovo, Poesevo, Mogila, Logovardi, Lavci and Bistrica. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Bitola -- a pleasant surprise Balkans200...

02:12 min ( December 09, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Bitola niz istorijata - 1

10:21 min ( February 04, 2009 by bitolaMK)
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Bitola niz istorijata - 1


Archaeological site Heraclea Lyncestis 1...

07:13 min ( April 04, 2009 by bitolaMK)
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Archaeological site Heraclea Lyncestis. Ancient city build by Pillip II the Macedon, father of Alexander the Great. Location near Bitola, R. Macedonia. www.visitbitola.info

Bitola Babam Bitola

06:42 min ( July 26, 2009 by ThePOAREN)
Views: 5,411 - Rating: 4.73333/5

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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Monastir

The Battle of Monastir took place near the town of Bitola, Macedonia (then known as Monastir) during the First Balkan War, from 16 to 19 November 1912. As an ongoing part of the Balkan Wars, the Ottoman Vardar Army retreated from the defeat at Kumanovo and regrouped around Bitola. The Serbian 1st Army, marching for Bitola, encountered heavy Ottoman artillery fire and had to wait for its own artillery to arrive.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.03, 21.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1912 in Europe, 1912 in the Ottoman Empire, Battles involving Serbia, Battles involving the Ottoman Empire, Battles of the First Balkan War, Conflicts in 1912, History of Bitola, Serbian-Ottoman battles in Vardar Macedonia (1912)

Stadion Tumbe Kafe

Tumbe Kafe Stadium (Macedonian: Стадион под Тумбе Кафе) is a football stadium in Bitola, Republic of Macedonia. It is the home stadium of FK Pelister, who currently play in the Macedonian Second League. The stadium is divided into two stands - North, which consists of 2,500 seats among which is the press box along with the team pads, and the South, which consists mainly of the Pelister supporters and seats about 5,000. Pelister have hosted European cup matches at Tumbe Kafe on four occasions.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.03, 21.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in the Republic of Macedonia

St. Clement of Ohrid University of Bitola

The St. Clement of Ohrid University of Bitola (Macedonian: Универзитет „Св. Климент Охридски“ - Битола, Univerzitet „Sv. Kliment Ohridski“) is the second Macedonian state university located mainly in Bitola, with faculties in the neighboring towns of Prilep and Ohrid. It was founded on 25 April 1979, but the name St. Clement of Ohrid was not given until late 1994. The number of enrolled students exceeds 15,000.

More reading: St. Clement of Ohrid University of Bitola homepage
Located at 41.03, 21.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1979 establishments in the Socialist Republic of Macedonia, Educational institutions established in 1979, Universities in the Republic of Macedonia

Heraclea Lyncestis

Heraclea Lyncestis also spelled Herakleia Lynkestis (Greek: Ἡράκλεια Λυγκηστίς or Ἡράκλεια Λύγκου) was an ancient Macedonian city situated 2 km south of the present-day town of Bitola, Republic of Macedonia. It was founded by Philip II of Macedon in the middle of the 4th century BC, after he had conquered the surrounding region of Lynkestis and incorporated it into his kingdom of Macedon. The city was named in honor of the mythological Greek hero Heracles.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.03, 21.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek cities, Ancient-era Republic of Macedonia, Archaeological sites in the Republic of Macedonia, Argead colonies in Macedonia, Former populated places in the Balkans, Populated places established in the 4th century BC, Upper Macedonia

Dihovo

Dihovo is a village about seven kilometers away from Bitola, which is the second largest city in Macedonia.

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Located at 41.03, 21.34 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Villages in Bitola Municipality