The Žabalj municipality is situated in the south-east of Bačka, close to the Tisa river. It encompasses the following settlements: Žabalj, Čurug, Đurđevo and Gospođinci. It covers an area of 405 square kilometres.

The municipality is positioned on the crossroads of Bačka and Banat. Žabalj is connected to Zrenjanin by the L-7 local route and with Temerin by the R-104 regional road. Also, the R-122 regional road (Šajkaš-Bačko Gradište) and M-7 main road (Novi Sad-Zrenjanin) pass through Žabalj.

The municipality’s territory is rich with waterways: the rivers Tisa, Dead Tisa, and Jegrička and an extensive network of canals which are the part of the Danube-Tisa-Danube canal system. The municipality’s population is 25.777 people.


TOURISM ORGANISATION OF ŽABALJ MUNICIPALITY
Address: Trg Svetog Save 3, Žabalj
Phone: +381 (0)21 831 688
E-mail: info@visitzabalj.org
Web: www.visitzabalj.org
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NATURE PARK JEGRIČKA

The catchment area of Jegrička is formed in the south Bačka area, namely on its loess terrace. It covers the area of 144,200 ha. The elongated shape of the catchment covers the area of about 100 km with the average width of 14.5 kilometers. The first depiction of the Jegrička river course dates back to…

THE CHURCH OF ST. ARCHANGEL MICHAEL- Gospođinci

The present temple of St. Archangel Michael was built in 1970, during the period when the parish was managed by the priest Julijan Hornjak-Kuhar. The parish center was built by intercession of Stavrofor Joakim Hološnjaj in 2000. The most important cultural good of the parish represents ”Napristolno Jevanđelje” from the first Greek-catholic church, built in…

THE CHURCH OF MOVING THE RELICS OF THE SAINT THE FIRST-MARTYR STEFAN ARCHBISHOP – Gospodjinci

Long time ago the church in Gospođinci was dedicated to The Saint Mother of God ( Assumption and Nativity)- (Velika I Mala Gospojina), and that is how the village got its name. The temple was restored after the rebellion in 1848. in classicistic and biedermeier style. The iconostasis is made in rich electrical carving the…