Mogorjelo

Čapljina, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Location:
Čapljina, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Preporuka
Category:
Heritage / Attractions
Phone :
+387 36 806 123; +387 36 806 147

Property Description

Mogorjelo is a unique archaeological monument from Roman times, well-preserved ancient Roman villa rustica, located near Capljina, in the southern part of Bosnia and Hercegovine. This monument is one of the most beautiful examples of late classical architecture in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Remains identified represent suburban villas from early days of 4th century AD, although in the 1st century there was an agricultural estate with residential buildings, warehouses and devices for agricultural product processing. Items found in Mogorjelo date from the 4th century. Villa, with its wealth, beauty and peculiarity of architecture, represents an oasis of values and beauties, surrounded by rich Mediterranean vegetation.

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