The Kanjiža municipality is situated in the north part of Serbia, on the border with Hungary. It covers an area of 400 square kilometres and has 23.783 inhabitants who live in 13 settlements (Adorjan, Velebit, Doline, Zimonjić, Kanjiža, Male Pijace, Mali Pesak, Martonoš, Novo Selo, Orom, Totovo Selo, Trešnjevac, Horgoš).
City of Kanjiža, as the municipality’s centre, it is considered a town of regional significance with the river Tisa and Horgos border crossing being nearby. The proximity of Tisa means that the landscape is picturesque with many possibilites for fishing and other tourist activities. Rich clay soil, oil, natural gas and thermal waters are all considered natural wealth and the basis of the municipality’s economy (production of construction materials, health and recreational tourism). Thermal waters, therapeutical mud, river TIsa, vibrant surroundings, hunting grounds, the Selevenje woodland and wilderness, culinary specialties, cultural and sports’ manifestations make Kanjiža a very attractive tourist place indeed.
TOURISM ORGANISATION OF KANJIŽA MUNICIPALITY
Address: Glavni trg 9, Kanjiža
Phone: +381 (0)24 875 414
Ethno house “Kod Kiriša” is located in the north of Bačka in Male Pijace, just 10 minute drive both from Horgoš, and Palić. It used to be an economy house and this ethno house is made from charge. It was renovated in 1929, and it has been over 100 years old. In a clean room…
The hospitable villagers of Velebit are ready to welcome you, with offering its visitors the following programs and activities: – tour to ethnic / indigenous home “Ćemer” with the possibility of buying handicrafts that have been made by members of the associations and dairy products as well(‘Lička basa’ with donuts, cheese, yogurt, etc …). –…
Excursion boat that runs during the summer season.