The first experiences in grape growing and wine production of the Kovacevic Family date from the beginning of the 20th century. The viticulture and wine production tradition of the Kovacevic Winery, which is more than 100 years old, today aims to produce wines of the Fruska Gora region which contain the secrets of the highest…
On the south slopes of the Fruška Gora, midway between Novi Sad and Ruma, Irig and its settlements (Vrdnik, Rivica, Jazak, Grgeteg, Neradin, Šatrinci, Velika Remeta, Krušedol Selo, Krušedol Prnjavor, Mala Remeta andDobrodol) are situated.
The first records of Irig date back to 1225. Irig frequently changed its governors during the medieval times and had been ruled by the Ottoman Empire for quite a long time. By the end of the 18th century (1796) the plague killed most of the inhabitants (2548 people died). Before the epidemic, Irig was the most developed “capital” of Srem and that was again in the 19th century.
Irig, as a significant cultural and educational center with the Hopovo monastery in close proximity, got the Serbian library in 1928. During the Second World War, from 1941 to 1944, Irig was one of the main strongholds of the fight against Nazism. Irig is a charming tourist place of outstanding natural beauty, with orchards and vineyards (where famous vines are being produced) and old monasteries. Closeby is Vrdnik, which has a health spa called Termal with swimming pools. Irig is the place where traditional Days of Dositej Obradović (the famous Serbian illuminator) are being held.
TOURISM ORGANISATION OF IRIG MUNICIPALITY
Address: Ribarski trg 16, Irig (office), Karađorđeva bb, Vrdnik (info center)
Phone: +381 (0)22 465 633, +381 (0)22 465 466
“Kod ribara” (At Fisherman’s) is a restaurant with a family tradition. It offers fish specialties, as well as, grilled meat dishes and courses on order. The restaurant has a capacity of 50 seats. We organize lunches, banquets, receptions and celebrations, etc.
Located in Krusedol, halfway between the village church and monastery Krušedol. It offers local food and drink, enjoyment in nature, rural ambience and ethnic setting.
The restaurant has 50 seats, in the garden 80 seats.
If you set out from the direction of Iriški Venac towards west, towards Rohalj pools, you will come across a mountaineer’s hut which is at the highest point of Fruška Gora – Zmajevac (465 m). It is the heart of Fruška Gora. It is only 20 km away from Novi Sad, and 5 km away…
The establishment, construction and development of the Spa in Vrdnik are positive repercussions of the appearance of thermal water, which is at constant temperature of 32.8°C. It appeared at the main of brown coal, which was closed after 164 years of existence, as a consequence of flooding the grove with thermal water. The first patients…
Apartments category (**) • Number of apartments: 4 • Number of beds: 10
Apartments III category (**) • Number of apartments: 2 • Number of beds: 2
Vacation home III category (**) 2 facilities • Number of rooms: 2 (1/1, 1/2) • Number of beds: 3