How to get to Sokobanja, what to see and what to visit in Sokobanja
Sokobanja is located in southeastern Serbia on the slopes of Mount Ozren in a valley consisting of four mountains, Ozren, Rtanj, Devica and Bukovik, all of which form the Sokobanja valley. Sokobanja is 55 km away from Nis and 210 km from Belgrade, and Sokobanja can be reached from three directions, via Aleksinac from the Belgrade-Nis highway, from the direction of Boljevac via Rtnje and from the direction of Knjazevac.
When you come to Sokobanja, and it all depends on the period and season you stay in the spa, you have a lot to see, visit, visit and also enjoy the benefits of this Serbian spa, which rightly bears the name SOKOBANJA - SERBIAN QUEEN OF TOURISM, because As the oldest spa in Serbia with 190 years of organized tourism, this spa near Ozren is the most visited tourist destination in Serbia.
In the summer period, when the tourist season is in full swing, Sokobanja can offer all guests the Aqua Park Podina, which is 1.5 km away from the center of Sokobanja and was built within the sports and recreational complex Podina. This fun water complex was built on an area of 16,000 m2 and can accommodate about 2,000 visitors. The complex contains: semi-Olympic swimming pool with sports equipment, swimming pool for adults and children, swimming pool with 3 slides, in the center of the water park is a bar with drinks, around all pools there are refrigerators with ice cream, sun loungers, parasols and administrative building with accompanying content. The aqua park offers the possibility of all-day entertainment and recreation for all ages of visitors. During the summer, various cultural-entertaining and sports-recreational contents are organized, in order to complete and enrich the stay of visitors. The Municipality of Sokobanja received the Aqua Park in 2011, and it started operating on June 21, 2012. Come and enjoy !!!
Excursion sites such as Lepterija, Ozren, Očno, Kalinovica, Sopur, Barudžije, Ripaljka waterfall, Moravica river spring, Rtanj, ethno cafe Deda Mija's mill and many others are the right solution for you on hot summer days where you can always wash adequate refreshments and food. .
In addition to picnic areas, Sokobanja has two lakes where you can swim, and if you are a fisherman, then you can enjoy fishing for river fish on Lake Bovan and Vrmdzan.
As for the autumn and winter tourist offer of Sokobanja, we can certainly boast of beautiful wellness and spa centers such as Garni hotel Soko terme *** and Hotel Sunce **** where you can enjoy the thermal mineral waters and relax and unwind. body to perform your work tasks and obligations at work with as little stress and physical effort as possible.