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Sremski Karlovci is also famous for its local wines, and is considered the gateway to Fruška Gora National Park.


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$58.59 Day Trips & Excursions

Novi Sad and Sremski Karlovci Day Trip from Belgrade

Depart from Belgrade at 9 am and proceed to picturesque Fruška Gora, which represents a natural reserve and a sacred area that hosts 17 functioning monasteries of the Serbian Orthodox Church. Fruška Gora was a shelter for Serbian people during the Ottoman rule over Serbia, preserving heritage and historical legacy of the nation. The tour will then continue in Sremski Karlovci which is located at the bottom of Fruška Gora, and presents a real gem of Serbian culture and spirituality. It's a real 'museum town' featuring sites such as a Baroque city center, Patriarchy, Cathedral of Saint Nicolas and Catholic Church of Saint Trinity, also the first Serbian gymnasium built in 1881, and the Library of Karlovac gymnasium. It's also famous for wine production and the annual festival 'Wineball'. Next visit one of the traditional wineries and try locally produced wine made of traditional sorts of grape! Our next stop is Petrovaradin, where the Fortress is located. It was built of medieval fortification foundation by Austrians in the 17th and 18th century in order to defend themselves from Turks. The Fortress is sometimes called 'Danube's Gibraltar' for its strategic position. Nowadays the Fortress is famous for one of the most prestigious music festivals EXIT.You then proceed to the left bank of Novi Sad, capital of Autonomous Province of Vojvodina. Thanks to its geographical position, Novi Sad used to border between two Empires – Austro-Hungarian and Ottoman -- and in 1748 Queen Maria Theresa proclaimed Novi Sad 'free royal city' Neoplanta. Melting pot of different nations and ethnic groups, Novi Sad with its 250,000 population is a real multicultural ambient and an example of true modern European metropolis. Tour in Novi Sad is a walking tour in the center of the city. You'll see Dunavska and Zmaj Jovina Street that compose city's pedestrian zone, the City Hall, Catholic Church, old city center, house of Albert Einstein's wife Mileva, cultural foundation Matica Srpska, Synagogue and city beach Štrand. Upon the sightseeing seize the free time in the city and try local cuisine in a traditional Vojvodina restaurant (optional).After discovering Novi Sad, you will be driven back to Belgrade. 

$95.66 Day Trips & Excursions

Best of Vojvodina: Novi Sad, Petrovaradin, Sremski Karlovci and Krusedol Trip from Blegrade

Discover Vojvodina province near Belgrade! You will visit first Krusedol Monastery from 15th century, the biggest and most important monastery in Vojvodina region, located in Fruska Gora national park. Folows visit to Sremski Karlovci Town, which represent the place of preservation of Serbian culture in the 18th and 19th century, with tasting in wine cellar. You will try 6 types of wine, including  special type - Bermet wine which was found on Titanic wine map and it is only produced in Sremski Karlovci in whole world! After a short drive you will visit City of Novi Sad, located on Danube River bank with beautiful Petrovaradin Fortress, second biggest fortress in Europe. Short sightseeing and optional lunch in restaurant by the river, bellow the fortress. The tour is done in nice cars (mostly new Mercedes cars or Alfa Romeo). You will picked up from your address and dropped off on the same location.

$77.72 Private & Custom Tours

Novi Sad and Sremski Karlovci private tour

On this tour we usually start at 9 am and, after one hours driving, we start with a city centre walking tour and the story of the amazing history of Novi Sad, multiculturalism and 'easy going' life style. Old buildings, streets and parks are just a part of the scenes that you are going to see and hear about. After approximately 1.5 hours of city centre walking tour, you will visit the pearl of the European fortresses - Petrovaradin, that was one of the most important bordering fortress in the whole of the Austro-Hungarian empire. An underground tunnel complex tells the story of the invincibility of the fortress and definitely is the highlight of the tour. Visit to these tunnels lasts for half an hour. A coffee/tea break follows at one of the fortress restaurants with an amazing view of the Novi Sad city, bridges and Danube river. Just 15 minutes’ drive from Novi Sad, your next destination is a charming baroque little city of Sremski Karlovci which lies at the foot of Fruska Gora National Park where you will have lunch break and taste some Serbian specialities. After lunch follows a visit to a winery and tasting some of the best wines from the Fruska Gora region. Then a relaxing drive back to Belgrade where our guide will drop you off at around 5 pm.

$137.51 Cultural & Theme Tours

Excursion to Novi Sad and Sremski Karlovci

On our way to Novi Sad, first stop will be at Sremski Karlovci, visiting vinery “Zivanovic” and it’s wine cellars from 18th century,  where we expect tasting seven kinds of wine, three types of honey and two kinds of homemade brandy, all with canapés "Sremački fruštuk" to make the experience complete. Just 11 km from Novi Sad and 57 km from Belgrade, the quaint city of Sremski Karlovci has been the spiritual, cultural and educational center of Serbia for over 200 years. The city is accessible via car or the Romance (Romantika) Train originating in Belgrade.The baroque style buildings surrounding the fountain in the town center are of immense importance to Serbian history and culture. With its two tall bell towers, the 1762 Gathering Church of St. Nicholas (Saborna crkva Sv. Nikole) is a masterpiece iconostas of Serbian baroque. The Patriarchy Palace, the residence of the Srem District Episcope, is considered to be Vojvodina’s most remarkable 19th century building.Fruska Gora is proclaimed a National Park in 1960 in order to provide its permanent protection and to improve its natural resources and beauty. The area of active protection is 25.525 ha. Fruska Gora's valleys are covered with pastures and fertile fields, numerous vineyards and orchards which decorate its lower slopes while higher ground, above 300 meters, is covered with dense deciduous forests.Rest of the day is planned for exploring Novi Sad, the incubator of innovation, modern, cultural, tourism, exhibition and congress center of the region, rich in tradition, the festival city of international importance.

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