"VRACAR Municipality" Top 5 Page for this destination Belgrade Favorite Tip by Prasnjavi

Belgrade General: 225 reviews and 248 photos

by Prasnjavi

Favorite thing:

The Municipality of Vracar covers an area of 292 hectares, which is inhabited by a population of 69,680.

There are several legends about the origin of the name of Vracar. The oldest one dates back to 1521, when this area was named after a gallant man - infidel whose name was Vracar, who had a hut at that place. According to another, the name originates from ? ?vrapcija? (sparrow) fields, because many of those birds populated the territory of the present-day Vracar. Upon abolishment of the urban regions in 1952, two municipalities were created: Eastern Vracar and Neimar. In 1960, the territory of the present-day municipality was established, which covers the parts of the former municipalities of Eastern Vracar, Neimar, and Terazije.

Fondest memory:
The patron day of the Municipality of Vracar is Saint Sava, on January 25.

Addresse: Njegoseva 77
Telephone: +381.(0)

Review Helpfulness: 2 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Written Mar 10, 2005
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse


Prasnjavi Lives Here!


“Everything is nothing except the memories!”

Online Now


Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 3 6 3

Have you been to Belgrade?

  Share Your Travels