Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge, Visegrad

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The Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge (Serbian: Мост Мехмед-паше Соколовића, romanized: Most Mehmed-paše Sokolovića) is a historic bridge in Višegrad, over the Drina River in eastern Bosnia and Herzegovina. It was completed in 1577 by the Ottoman court architect Mimar Sinan on the order of the Grand Vizier Mehmed Paša Sokolović. UNESCO included the bridge in its 2007 World Heritage List.

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  • Bridge on the Drina is a real historical site, especially if you are a fun of literature and if you have read a novel Bridge on the Drina by Ivo Andric, nobel prize author. A late spring and...  more »
  • It was a very nice experience to walk on this 16th century bridge over Drina described by Andric and financed by Mehmed pasa Sokolovic. This is a genuine culture we enjoyed very much.  more »
  • Must see place. Clean, pretty, historical whit lots of activities. Good food. Beautiful bridge.
  • The view is great. Everything is made of stone. You feel a bit small standing there, though. I think some bazar or some event can happen there and that can make it more interesting.
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