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Pristina Destination Guide

Touring Pristina in Kosovo! Pristina in the region of Komuna e Prishtinës with it's 550,000 residents is a city located in Kosovo and is the capital of this country.

Considering your travel resources, these more prominent places could be interesting to check as well: Timişoara, Sofia, Peshkopi, Vrsevce, Vragolija or Novi Sad. While being in this area, make sure to check out Ugljare, Pristina, Mazgit, Maticane, Laplje Selo and Nova Kolonija as well. Map of the area of Pristina in Kosovo

Local Time

Current time in Pristina is now 03:37 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Berlin" with an UTC offset of 2 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 14°C / 57 °F
Evening 16°C / 61 °F
Night 6°C / 43 °F
Rain 0 l/sq m
Air Humidity 59%
Air Pressure 955.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 56% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds
19°C / 66 °F Broken clouds

Saturday, 23rd of September 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 16°C (61 °F)
Night: 7°C (44 °F)
Sunday, 24th of September 2017
Light rain, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 17°C (62 °F)
Night: 11°C (52 °F)
Monday, 25th of September 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 13°C (55 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)

Video Collection

Pristina City

Taken from Cathedral "Mother Teresa" in Pristina, KOSOVO

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Uploaded: November 11, 2013 by NesiLisi

Pristina

Prolazak kroz glavni grad Kosova i Metohije

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Uploaded: June 20, 2013 by Stefan Pitulic


Videos from Pristina Kosovo

Pictures and Videos taken during a road trip from South Rockwood, Michigan to St. Louis, Missouri. I took the interstate route I-75 and I-70 and stayed at the Crowne Plaza in downtown St

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Uploaded: August 09, 2013 by Corry Driscoll

Videos from Pristina Kosovo

Pictures and Videos taken during a road trip from South Rockwood, Michigan to St. Louis, Missouri. I took the interstate route I-75 and I-70 and stayed at the Crowne Plaza in downtown St

38:39 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: August 09, 2013 by Corry Driscoll


2013-10-28 Pristina pedestrian zone

2013-10-28 Pristina pedestrian zone

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Uploaded: October 29, 2013 by Anil Kumar

Pristina city of roadworks Lostalready'...

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00:25 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: April 07, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4


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Photo Collection

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Interesting Events in the future

A short collection of upcomming events in Pristina during the next days, weeks and months.

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Oct
2017

Prishtina

Starts: 02:00 am (02:00)
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Interesting facts about this location

Assembly of Kosovo

The Assembly of Kosovo (Albanian: Kuvendi i Kosovës; Serbian: Скупштина Косова, Skupština Kosova) was originally established by the United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo in 2001 to provide 'provisional, democratic self-government'.

Tags: Unicameral legislatures, Politics of Kosovo, National legislatures, Government of Kosovo
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Coordinates: 42.67, 21.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

District of Pristina

The District of Pristina (Albanian: Qarku i Prishtinës; Serbian: Приштински округ, Prištinski okrug) is a district in Kosovo, with seat in the city of Pristina.

Tags: Subdivisions of Kosovo
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Coordinates: 42.67, 21.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.

Gazimestan

Gazimestan is the name of a monument commemorating the historical Battle of Kosovo, situated about 6-7 kilometres north-northeast of the actual battlefield, known as Kosovo Field, or in Albanian: "Fushë Kosovë/Fushë Kosova". The monument was designed by Aleksandar Deroko and built in 1953 under the authority of the Federal People's Republic of Yugoslavia. It is in the shape of a medieval tower. Gazimestan is reached from the Lazarevo-Mitrovica highway, on a 50 m hill above the plain.

Tags: Spatial Cultural-Historical Units of Exceptional Importance, Serbian nationalism, History of the Ottoman Empire, History of Serbia by theme, History of Kosovo, Buildings and structures completed in 1953
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Coordinates: 42.67, 21.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

Gazimestan speech

The Gazimestan speech was a speech given on 28 June 1989 by Slobodan Milošević, then President of Serbia. It was the centrepiece of a day-long event to mark the 600th anniversary of the Battle of Kosovo, which spelled the defeat of the medieval Serbian kingdom at the hands of the Ottoman Empire, as well as the annexation of most of Serbia's territory aside from the Serbian Despotate.

Tags: Speeches, Second Yugoslavia, Greater Serbian ideology, 1989 in Yugoslavia
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Coordinates: 42.67, 21.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

Grand Hotel Prishtina

The Grand Hotel Prishtina is the main hotel of Pristina, the capital of Kosovo. It is located in downtown Pristina. Prior to the Kosovo War of 1999, the hotel was owned by the Yugoslav government. Its owner is Unio Commerce. \t\t \t\t\tGrand Hotel Prishtina. JPG \t\t\t Grand Hotel \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tGrand Hotel Pristina Sign. JPG \t\t\t Sign \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tGrand Hotel Prishtina Room one. JPG \t\t\t Typical room \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tGrand Hotel Prishtina Room two.

Tags: Pristina, Buildings and structures in Kosovo
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Coordinates: 42.67, 21.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Gračanica monastery

Gračanica is a Serbian Orthodox monastery located in Kosovo. It was founded by the Serbian king Stefan Milutin in 1321. Gračanica Monastery was declared Monument of Culture of Exceptional Importance in 1990, and it is protected by Republic of Serbia, and on 13 July 2006 it was placed on UNESCO's World Heritage List under the name of Medieval Monuments in Kosovo as an extension of the Visoki Dečani site which was overall placed on the List of World Heritage in Danger.

Tags: World Heritage Sites in Serbia, Serbian architecture, Serbian Orthodox monasteries, Religious organizations established in the 1320s, Persecution of Serbs, Monument of Culture of Exceptional Importance, Medieval Monuments in Kosovo, Christian monasteries established in the 14th century, 1321 establishments
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Coordinates: 42.67, 21.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi from center.

Kosovo Polje

Kosovo Polje, literally Blackbird's Field, also often rendered Field of Blackbirds (Albanian: Fushë Kosovë or Fushë Kosova; Serbo-Croatian: Kosovo Polje, Косово Поље) is a town and municipality in the Pristina district of central Kosovo, at 42.63° North, 21.12° East, or approximately eight kilometres south-west of Pristina. In 2011 the Fushë Kosovë Municipality had a total population of 34,718.

Tags: Populated places in Kosovo, Municipalities of Kosovo, Cities in Kosovo
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Coordinates: 42.67, 21.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi from center.

Tomb of Sultan Murat

The Tomb of Sultan Murat (also known as Meşhed-i Hüdâvendigâr) is a 14th-century mausoleum dedicated to the Ottoman Sultan Murat I located in Kosovo. Murat I (nicknamed Hüdavendigâr, "the God-liked one") died in the Battle of Kosovo (1389), and his remains were taken to Bursa and buried in his tomb (at the Hüdavendigâr complex). But his son Bayezid I still made another tomb in Kosovo in the name of his father.

Tags: History of the Ottoman Empire, History of Kosovo
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Coordinates: 42.67, 21.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi from center.

Ulpiana

Part of a series of articles upon Archaeology of Kosovo Main article: Roman Period Sites in Kosovo Ulpiana was an ancient Roman city located in what is today Kosovo. It was also named Justiniana Secunda. Ulpiana is situated in the municipality of Lipljan. In 1955, under Resolution No.v.E.K.21/55, Ulpiana was added to the Archaeological Sites of Exceptional Importance list.

Tags: Roman towns and cities in Serbia, Roman towns and cities in Kosovo, Roman Illyria, Dardania (Balkans), Archaeology of Kosovo, Archaeological sites in Kosovo, Archaeological Sites of Exceptional Importance
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Coordinates: 42.67, 21.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi from center.

Universiteti i Prishtinës

The University of Pristina (Albanian: Universiteti i Prishtinës; Latin: Universitas Studiorum Prishtiniensis) is public higher education institution located in Pristina, Kosovo. One of the successors of the historical University of Pristina it comprises 14 faculties located in Pristina and three branches in other cities of Kosovo.

Tags: University of Pristina, Universities and colleges in Kosovo, Kosovar culture, Educational institutions established in 1999
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Coordinates: 42.67, 21.17 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi from center.