Apatin community is situated on the North – West area of Vojvodina (West Bačka), by the left bank of the Danube river. It is on the 349 km2 of surface, and there live 26.760 inhabitants (by the last register) in one city and four village settlements (Prigrevica, Kupusina, Svilojevo and Sonta).

Apatin is connected to Sombor (16 km) by the regional road R 101 and the border line to Republic Croatia near Bogojevo (35 km). Apatin is 100 km far from Novi Sad, through Odžaci, and 120 km through Vrbas. The relief of Apatin community consists of two geo- morphological sides: the alluvial plain of Danube and loess terrace, and the average altitude is 85 m.

By flowing the west border of the territory of Apatin community (from its 1367 to 1409 km), Danube made a lot of coastal lakes, branches, ponds, river islands and stagnant tributaries. This area, where is situated the special natural reservation Gornje Podunavlje, is rich in flora and fauna.

The thermo mineral waters on the territory of Apatin community, near the nature monument “Šuma Junaković”, belong to alkali iodine hypothermal waters (similar to those in Karlovy Vary and Harkanj).

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TOURISM ORGANISATION OF APATIN MUNICIPALITY

Address: Trg Nikole Tesle 13, Apatin

Phone: +381 (0)25 772 555
Email: office@apatin.org.rs
Web: www.apatin.org.rs
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/toapatin/

Tourism Organization of Apatin is located at Trg Nikole Tesle 13. Office is open on weekdays from 07am to 15pm. Also, there is the gift shop with a rich assortment of souvenirs with symbols of Apatin, Vojvodina and Serbia.

GRANGE “JAKŠIĆ” – Sonta

Near Sonta, in a rural marsh, not far from the last trace of civilization, hidden between the forests and fields lies Farm Jaksic. In 1930.the first settlement was built where the herdsmen from village came to rest in the course of their working day. First real house was built in 1952 and became the home…

ENTRY AND STAY OF FOREIGNERS

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SIGHTSEEING II – Apatin

Includes a tour of the city center (the building of Apatin, building of the music school, Church of the Assumption of Virgin Mary). The spa “Junakovic” is expected to be visited which thermal mineral water are among the alkaline muriatic iodine hyperthermia similar to those in Karlovy Vary and Harkany, with the possibility of swimming…

SIGHTSEEING I – Apatin

Includes a tour to the center with a visit to the Municipal Assembly of Apatin (Apatin architect Rajhl Ferenc – one of the finest examples of Hungarian Art Nouveau in this area). Retrospective view of the building of the music school, done by Apatin architect Gyula Pastos, and then visit to the Church of the…