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DINOSAURS, RESAVSKA SVETA GORA, HOUSE OF THE SERBIAN NATIONAL HERO: All this and much more awaits you in Svilajnac

At only 60 minutes drive from Belgrade, one of the biggest surprises awaits any unprepared tourist: Svilajnac. In short, this town on the banks of the river Resava has EVERYTHING. The home of just under ten thousand people offers visitors so much that it is almost impossible to visit everything interesting in one day. Impossible, even if you only travel, without stopping to rest or eat. Quite an impossible task,

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SVILAJNAC, A MODERN CITY WITH GREAT TRADITION: Mayor Predrag Milanovic speaks for Come to Serbia

Small but cosy. Serbian, but king of Austrian. Such is Svilajnac. Modern and traditional, clean and hospitable. 110 kilometers from Belgrade, or about an hour by car. The president of the municipality of Svilajnac, Predrag Milanović, in an interview for Come to Serbia, says that they try to enrich their tourist offer from season to season. They quite succeed in that. The year for us was specific in many ways,

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ENTER THE HEART OF THE VOLCANO, LOOK INTO THE EYES OF A DINOSAUR, TAKE A PHOTO WITH AN ELEPHANT: The Nature center in Svilajnac is a big tourist attraction

Of the many things you can see in Serbia, dinosaurs are not at the top of the list of what you can expect, are they? However, in the center of the picturesque town of Svilajnac, on the banks of the river Resava, there is exactly this – life-size dinosaur models, arranged in a beautiful Dino Park within the Nature Center Svilajnac, the largest tourist attraction in this part of Serbia.

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THE GREATEST SERBIAN HERO LIVED IN THIS HOUSE: Grabovac, a village proud of Stevan Sindjelic

Stevan Sindjelic is a sacred name for all Serbs: it is the name of the hero who made the greatest sacrifice in the fight for liberation against the Turks. This hero did the unthinkable in 1809: surrounded by 6,000 Turks, faced with defeat in the battle of Chegar, seeing that he could not win, he fired from his holster into a barrel full of gunpowder and killed himself, the rebellious

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MILJKO’S MONASTERY: A holy place on the Holy mountain of Resava

There are just few places in Serbia, but also anywhere on the planet, where one can find complete peace. Places where the only noises are the chirping of birds that seemingly never stops, and the murmur of a nearby stream. Wherever you look, you cannot see anything but the perfect harmony of man and nature. A place where, even when you want to, you cannot think of any negative thoughts,

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ROAD RECONSTRUCTION IN SVILAJNAC MUNICIPALITY: Safer and faster travel for tourists

After a break due to restrictive measures caused by the coronavirus epidemic, the reconstruction of the Svilajnac-Markovac regional road continued. – A complete reconstruction of the 6km Svilajnac-Markovac road is underway. The first section about 2.5km long is located on the territory of Svilajnac municipality. The value of the investment in the territory this municipality is about one million euros, while the value of the entire investment is about 2.5

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