Some legends say that Bijelo Polje got its name after white flowers that in spring covered this entire city.
Bijelo Polje lays in valley divided by the river Lim. It is a picturesque city surrounded by rich pastures, wells and large forests.
This region was inhabited even in Neolith and Bronze Age that confirms remains found.
Bijelo Polje is recognizable by church of Saint Peter and Paul where is the Gospel of Miroslav, one of the oldest and the most beautiful scriptures written in Cyrillic on hide and decorated with initials and miniatures of vivid colors and in gold. Also there is church of Saint Nicola where there are rich library and frescos completely saved.