Abstract:In a single day you will visit fotress on the Danube, discover what the Roman town of Viminacium looked like, relax on the banks of Lake Srebrno Jezero...
Activities:Visit to Smederevo fortress
Visit to villa Obrenović
Visit to Viminacium archeological site
Walk and free time on Srebrno Jezero Lake
Crossing the Danube on a ferryboat
We start from Novi Sad at 7:00 and from Belgrade at 8.30 am and after an hour’s drive reach Smederevo whose huge fortress has been the last medieval capital of Serbia. Nowadays the fortress is one of the largest on the Danube and among the most important in Serbia.
After visiting Smederevo Fortress, we will continue to the villa "Zlatni breg" also well-known as the villa Obrenovic which is located a few kilometers from the center of Smederevo, on the Plavinac hill. There is an incredible view of the Danube and half of Vojvodina. Obrenovic's summer house, most of all, were used by King Alexander and Queen Drage, as well as Natalija Obrenovic. Visitors will have the opportunity to visit every part of the villa, from the ground floor to floor, and to hinder the life, work, and entertainment of this royal family. On the ground floor, there are summer and winter salons equipped with portraits of Obrenovic, lounges, jewelry, clothes and many other items. On the first floor, there are royal apartments and a library.
After the visit, we head for Kostolac where we will visit the archeological site of Viminacium, once an important Roman town, the capital of the province of Upper Moesia. Apart from the ruins and ancient tombs, we will also see the skeletons of many mammoths found during the excavation.
Our journey continues to Srebrno Jezero Lake where we will have free time that you can use for lunch in one of the local restaurants, a swim in the lake or both.
Return to Belgrade in the evening hours.