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The necropolis with tombstones Dugo polje

Archaeological Site · Bosnia and Herzegovina · 1,241 m
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Beautiful necropolis of stecci at Dugo polje at the foot of Vran Mountain next to the Blidinje Lake. The Dugo polje necropolis has 150 tombstones; 72 slab-shaped, 59 chest-shaped, 14 tall chests, four gabled on plinths and one gabled without plinth.  Figural scenes include hunting scenes, jousting scenes, round dances etc.

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The necropolis is always open to public.

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Update: April 28, 2018

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Getting there

You can reach Necropolis from the direction of Jablanica (via Sovićka vrata) of from direction of Tomislavgrad or Posušje.

Parking

There is enough parking space near the Necropolis where you can leave your car.

Coordinates

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43.667967, 17.544614
DMS
43°40'04.7"N 17°32'40.6"E
UTM
33T 705149 4838142
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