Zrenjanin municipality is situated in the centre of Banat. It covers the surface of 1.326 kilometres square and it is the biggest municipality in Vojvodina when the territory is concerned, and second in the Republic of Serbia. The city itself is placed on the 83m altitude.

It is situated 75 km in the north of Belgrade and 45 km on the east of Novi Sad. Important roads that connect Serbia with Romania and Hungary go through it. That roads are Belgrade – Zrenjanin – Novi Knjaževac – Đula – Szeged, Belgrade – Zrenjanin – Srpska Crnja – Temišvar and Belgrade – Zrenjanin – Novi Bečej – Kikinda – Nakovo – Arad.

The territory of the Zrenjanin community is very rich in rivers. In around 30 km there are a few rivers: Tamiš, Tisa, Karaš, Danube, and channel net Danube – Tisa – Danube, and the city itself is on river Begej.

The community consists of the city Zrenjani and 21 settlements: Aradac, Banatski Despotovac, Belo Blato, Botoš, Elemir, Ečka, Jankov Most, Klek, Knićanin, Lazarevo, Lukino Selo, Lukićevo, Melenci, Mihajlovo, Orlovat, Perlez, Stajićevo, Taraš, Tomaševac, Farkaždin, Čenta. There are 25 different nations and nationalities and the largest number are Serbs, Hungarians, Romanians, and Slovaks. The total number of inhabitants in the municipality is 122.714.

The city of Zrenjanin is the administrative, political, economic, educational, cultural, and health care centre of the middle Banat and represents the headquarter of middle Banat territory. The most developed are agriculture, food industry, textile, iron, and the chemical industry.

More information

Address: Koče Kolarova 68, Zrenjanin
Phone: +381 (0)23 523 160, fax: +381 (0)23 523 161
E-mail: office@visitzrenjanin.com
Web: www.visitzrenjanin.com

WINDMILL – Melenci

Bošnjakova windmills or windmill was built on the outskirts of the village, the road to Bašaid, in 1899. It is built in a combination of brick and unbaked bricks in the shape of a truncated cone with the conical roof made of shingles. Through a sliding roof, once the massive shaft was passing with wings…

GRANGE “LUJZA” – Belo Blato

The Grange “Lujza” within the agricultural estate of the Toškov family in Belo Blato, provides an opportunity for tourists to enjoy the natural environment of rural courtyards and traditional cuisine. At only 60 km away from Novi Sad and Belgrade on the perimeter of Carska bara (Imperial pond) there is a small green paradise farm…


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Fishing in the municipality is provided at following locations The Tamiš, the untamable river rich in all kinds of fish is located 30 km from Zrenjanin. The most famous places are: Despotovac, Botoš, Tomaševac, Orlovat and Farkaždin. The Old Tamiš near Despotovac, as well as the milldams in Botoš, Orlovat, Sutjeska, Tomaševac and Frakaždin are…


City Garden today is a representative green oasis in the city core, stretching within the area of 5,810 square meters. The garden was created after upgrading the side wings of the county building, in the eighties of the nineteenth century, creating inside this building isolated and protected space. Garden is adorned by lawns, flower areas,…