This town is home to long, serene beaches, and Bar has the party beaches of Sutomore. The town is home to the Port of Bar where most of the sea trade of Montenegro occurs. The natural area around Bar is mostly untouched and is rich in vegetation. The Bar municipality stretches to the southern shore of Skadar Lake and encompasses the Krajina region. Smaller settlements near Bar, such as Dobra Voda, Sutomore and Čanj, are a destination for sunbathing, as they incorporate long sandy beaches.
Other places of interest include the Old Olive Tree of Mirovica, King Nikola's Palace, Rumija Fortress, Bar Aqueduct, Nehaj Fortress and the Old Town of Bar.
Bar is a town also known of having multicultural diversity with having some of the largest places of worship, with many prominent Monasteries, Churches and Mosques.