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Serbia Country Guide

Explore Serbia in Europe

Serbia with the capital city Belgrade is located in Europe. It covers some 88,362 square kilometres with 10,159,000 citizens.

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The average density of population is approximately 115 per km².

To reach someone in Serbia dial +381 prior to a number. The cellular networks commonly support frequencies of Mhz. Websites registered in this country end with the top level domain ".rs".

National administrative regions of Serbia


Geography Quick-Facts

Summary Continent: Europe
Neighbours: Albania, Hungary, Macedonia, Romania, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Montenegro
Capital: Belgrade
Size 88,361 square kilometers (km² or sqkm) or 34,116 square miles (mi² or sqmi)
Population 10,159,000
Currency Name: Dinar, Currency Code: RSD
Country Top Level Domain (cTLD) .rs
Telephone Country Prefix +381
Mobile Phone Connections 0
Landline Phone Connections 0

Data based on CIA facts book 2010 & 2013, wikipedia, national statistical offices and their census releases

List of current world heritage sites

Name Since
Gamzigrad-Romuliana, Palace of Galerius
The Late Roman fortified palace compound and memorial complex of Gamzigrad-Romuliana, Palace of Galerius, in the east of Serbia, was commissioned by Emperor Caius Valerius Galerius Maximianus, in the late 3rd and early 4th centuries. It was known as ...
2007
Medieval Monuments in Kosovo
The four edifices of the site reflect the high points of the Byzantine-Romanesque ecclesiastical culture, with its distinct style of wall painting, which developed in the Balkans between the 13th and 17th centuries. The Dečani Monastery was built in ...
2004
Stari Ras and Sopoćani
On the outskirts of Stari Ras, the first capital of Serbia, there is an impressive group of medieval monuments consisting of fortresses, churches and monasteries. The monastery at Sopoćani is a reminder of the contacts between Western civilization a ...
1979
Studenica Monastery
The Studenica Monastery was established in the late 12th century by Stevan Nemanja, founder of the medieval Serb state, shortly after his abdication. It is the largest and richest of Serbia’s Orthodox monasteries. Its two principal monuments, the C ...
1986