Barcs

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Barcs
Barcs is located in Hungary
Barcs
Barcs
Location of Barcs
Coordinates: 45°57′36″N 17°27′36″E / 45.96013°N 17.46008°E / 45.96013; 17.46008Coordinates: 45°57′36″N 17°27′36″E / 45.96013°N 17.46008°E / 45.96013; 17.46008
Country  Hungary
County Somogy
Area
 • Total 122.9 km2 (47.5 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 12,168
 • Density 99/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 7570
Area code(s) 82

Barcs (in Croatian: Barč) is a border town in Somogy, Hungary. The Drava River marks the southern boundary of the city.

History[edit]

Geography[edit]

Located at the Croatian border, the town is surrounded by the Danube-Drava National Park.

Tourist sights[edit]

  • Roman Catholic church (1814–1821)
Aerial photography: Barcs - Palace

International relations[edit]

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Barcs is twinned with:

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