Topola & Oplenac Sightseeing Tour

Topola is located in the heart of Šumadija, central wooded part of Serbia. It has became famous for First Serbian Uprising against Ottoman Empire in 1804. The leader was Karađorđe (means Black Đorđe in Turkish), significant character in Serbian history. He left great deal of monuments in Topola and Oplenac (hill near the town), such as churches he built, school, his residence and much more.

Explore Topola & Oplenac with Prive Concierge

Topola & Oplenac Sightseeing Tour includes:

  • Rakovica Monastery – 14th century
  • Mountain Avala – Altitude 511 m
  • Monument to the Unknown Hero – Only Serbia to the Unknown Hero, while all other countries have the Monument to the Unknown Soldier
  • Monument to Soviet war veterans
  • Avala Tower – 205 m high, the viewpoint is located at 123 meter on Avala Tower
  • Karađorđe’s Konak & Church – Karađorđe’s palace and throne residence
  • House of King Petar I Karađorđević – Museum – Gallery of themed settings related to the Karađorđević dynasty
  • Church in Oplenac – Mosaics covering area of 3,500 m2; 725 pictures with 1500 figures from 60 Serbian monasteries and churches

  • The Royal Wineries and Vineyards – Built in 1931. There is the oldest and largest barrique barrel, the oldest bottle of wine and the oldest lift in Serbia; tasting the royal wines
  • Cave Risovača – Ace age man habitat and the most famous Palaeolithic discovery in Europe (Fossils of: bears, mammoths, rhinoceros, buffalo, lions, leopards, hyenas, deer…)
  • Park Bukovička Spa – The most beautiful park in our country
  • Bukulja – Mountain top altitude 696 m; observation tower which offers a panoramic view of the Šumadija (central Serbia)
  • Orašac – Place of First Serbian Uprising in 1804. (the church in Oplenac, Memorial school, Memorial fountain and monument of Karađorđe)

Important Information:

  • The price includes A/C vehicle and English speaking guide
  • The price does not include tickets for: Avala tower; Karađorđe’s Konak and the Church; House of king Peter I Karađorđević; Church in Oplenac; Royal vinery and degustation of royal wines; Cave Risovaca; Orašac (the total cost for the tickets is 19 EUR per person)
  • Program is available all year around and it lasts from 8 up to 10 hours, depending on the guest wishes and time

Topola & Oplenac Additonal Activities

Šumadija is wooded area located in the center of Serbia. Besides its natural beauty, there are plenty of churches and residences of famous people from Serbian history. One of them was Prince Miloš Obrenović, who requested transport of water from Bukovik mineral springs, so it can be used in his court. Today, this water is bottled in factory near here, and it is also used for curing many diseases in the spa you can visit.

Šumadija with Prive Concierge

Additional activities:

  • 5* Resort “Izvor” Arandjelovac – You can additionally visit this luxury resort with aqua park included

You will enjoy swimming in various pools (large indoor and outdoor pool with bar, children’s pools, relaxation pool), hydromassage bathtub, Turkish spa (38°C), Relax room with Himalayan salt, Bio sauna, Russian spa, Steambath, Tepidariums, Finnish dry sauna, Massage room, Face and body treatment room, Happy showers with sound and lighting effects and much more…