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Ruma - Borkovačko Jezero (Borkovac Lake)

Borkovačko Jezero (Borkovac Lake)
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Borkovačko Jezero (Borkovac Lake) is 3 km away from the centre of Ruma and it is the favorite picnic and vacation place for citizens of Ruma. It is 70 km away from Belgrade, 50km away from Novi Sad, 15km away from Sremska Mitrovica. Borkovačko Jezero has a surface of 42ha nad the maximum depth of 5m.


The lake has a nicely arrange beach with a beach café, and nearby is a Home of the Fishing Associaton, where you can spend pleasant moments of rest. The lake is rich in fish.


The lake is also known for its Borkovac colony (art colony for painters) and various sports events, dog shows and other competitions are also organized here. Athletes have a new running track on their disposal.

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Facilities near by:


  • Premier Aqua 15km
  • Premier Aqua

    The hotel is located ideally between Belgrade and Novi Sad, at the spring of thermal water in Vrdnik Spa. It has a modern spa, indoor and outdoor pools, Congress hall, restaurant and luxury equipped accommodation and suites.

  • Sirmium 17.9km
  • Sirmium

    Hotel has built on the ruins of „Imperial palace“ of famous acient Roman city of Sirmium. A part of this ruins has placed in hotel's 1st floor and around the hotel.

  • Dunav 24.3km
  • Dunav

    Hotel Dunav is situated on the right coast of Danube in Sremski Karlovci, 16km far from Petrovaradin Fortress and around 18km far from the center of Novi Sad.


  • Villa Bela Ruža (The White Rose Villa) 17km
  • Villa Bela Ruža (The White Rose Villa)

    Villa Bela Ruža (The White Rose Villa) restaurant and bed & breakfast in Sremska Mitrovica, opened in 1992, is situated on the bamk of the River Sava.

National parks

  • National park Fruška Gora 21.2km
  • National park Fruška Gora

    National park Fruška Gora is 25 km away from Novi Sad and covers an area of 25,525 sq km. Beautiful sessile oak and hornbeam forests, vineyards and old monasteries attract tourists from all over the world.


  • Borkovačko Jezero (Borkovac Lake) 4.5km
  • Borkovačko Jezero (Borkovac Lake)

    Borkovačko Jezero (Borkovac Lake) is 3 km away from the centre of Ruma and it is the favorite picnic and vacation place for citizens of Ruma.

  • Šatrinačko jezero (Šatrinac Lake) 10.9km
  • Šatrinačko jezero (Šatrinac Lake)

    Šatrinačko Jezero, or Jezero Međeš, is located in Srem , 2km away from village Šatrinci, not far from Irig. The lake is excellent for swimming, and its water is rather warm in summer.

Natural reserves

  • Nature Reserve Koviljsko-petrovaradinski rit 24.7km
  • Nature Reserve Koviljsko-petrovaradinski rit

    Koviljsko –petrovaradinski rit is a nature reserve under state protection, because of characteristics of its landscape and because of its biodiversity.


  • The church of St Nicholas 0.3km
  • The church of St Nicholas

    It is supposed that town Ruma had its church from ancient times since in 1556 three priests were being mentioned.

  • The church of the Holy Ascension 0.8km
  • The church of the Holy Ascension

    The Orthodox believers in Ruma after construction of the Church of St Nicholas that became to small to accept all believers, started building the Church of the Holy Ascension. The church was built in 1861.

  • The church of St Nicholas 11.2km
  • The church of St Nicholas

    The Church of St Nicholas in Irig was constructed in 1732 in a tradition of Serbian medieval architecture combined with Baroque elements.

  • The Church of Holy Father Nikolai 14.8km
  • The Church of Holy Father Nikolai

    The holy temple in Pećinci is dedicated to the Transfer of Relics of Holy Father Nikolai. It was built in 1777 in Byzantine fashion.

  • The new Orthodox Church 17.9km
  • The new Orthodox Church

    It is the biggest holy temple in Sremska Mitrovica but also one of the most important in the Srem region. The construction of this church lasted from 1791 to 1794.

  • The Old Orthodox Church of St Stefan 18.2km
  • The Old Orthodox Church of St Stefan

    This church is the oldest preserved religious temple on the territory of the town Sremska Mitrovica. The church is dedicated to holy martyr arch-Deacon Stefan.

  • The Church of the Presentation to the Temple 20.2km
  • The Church of the Presentation to the Temple

    It was built in a spirit of medieval tradition, that is Raška architecture. It belongs amongst the most beautiful and the most elegant buildings preserved from 18th century in Srem.

  • The Roman-Catholic Church of St Peter 20.7km
  • The Roman-Catholic Church of St Peter

    The Roman-Catholic Church in Inđija was built in style of sacral architecture of the second half of 19th century. It was consecrated in 1872 on the day of St Peter and St Paul to whom it was dedicated.

  • The Church Cathedral of St Nicholas 23.5km
  • The Church Cathedral of St Nicholas

    The Church Cathedral of St Nicholas was built in 1762. It is a single-nave building with a semicircular apse and two high Baroque bell-towers on the western side.

  • The Church of St Vasilije Ostroški 24.3km
  • The Church of St Vasilije Ostroški

    In 2000 were placed foundations for the temple of St Vasilije Ostroški – the Miracle Worker. In 2001 was held prayer to invoke the Holy Spirit for help, blessing and gift to continue construction works.

  • The Church of St Nikolai 25km
  • The Church of St Nikolai

    The church in Šimanovci was mentioned in 1756 for the first time. It is supposed that on the site of the present church.


  • The Monastery Mala Remeta (Small Remeta) 13.4km
  • The Monastery Mala Remeta (Small Remeta)

    The monastery Mala Remeta is situated in the south central part of Fruška gora. The monastery church is dedicated to Virgin’s Shroud.

  • The Monastery Jazak 13.8km
  • The Monastery Jazak

    The Monastery Jazak is situated 5km from Vrdnik on the southern slope of the Fruška gora mountain and it is one of the youngest Fruška gora monastery.

  • The Monastery Novo Hopovo 14.1km
  • The Monastery Novo Hopovo

    On the southern slopes of the Fruška gora mountain, some hundred meters from highway Ruma - Novi Sad, in vicinity of town Irig is situated monastery Novo Hopovo.

  • The Vrdnik Monastery 14.5km
  • The Vrdnik Monastery

    This monastery belongs to a group of monasteries in the Fruška Gora Mountain and is considered as one of the most important monasteries in the Fruška Gora.

  • The Staro Hopovo Monastery 15km
  • The Staro Hopovo Monastery

    The Staro Hopovo Monastery is situated on the east slope of the Fruška Gora Mountain, 2 km from Novo Hopovo.

  • The Monastery Bešenovo 15.3km
  • The Monastery Bešenovo

    The residues of the Monastery Bešenovo is situated on the southern slope of the Fruška gora mountain, in vicinity of Čikoš stream. The monastery church is dedicated to Holy Archangels Gabriel and Michael.

  • The monastery Krušedol 15.6km
  • The monastery Krušedol

    In the village Krušedol is situated monastery with the same name. The monastery Krušedol is foundation of the Branković family – the last Serbian Despots in Srem.

  • The Monastery Grgeteg 16.1km
  • The Monastery Grgeteg

    The monastery Grgeteg is situated in vicinity of the village Grgeteg, on the southern slopes of the Fruška gora mountain. The monastery church is dedicated to St Nicholas.

  • The Monastery Velika Remeta 17.9km
  • The Monastery Velika Remeta

    The monastery Velika Remeta is situated under slopes of Fruška gora, on the northeast from Iriga. The church is built with stone and brick with only one entrance and five very beautiful windows.

  • The Monastery Rakovac 20.7km
  • The Monastery Rakovac

    The monastery Rakovac is situated on the northern slopes of the Fruška gora, next to the Rakovački stream, some 10 km from Novi Sad.

  • The Monastery Beočin 21.2km
  • The Monastery Beočin

    The church in the monastery Beočin was dedicated to the Holy Ascension of the Christ. This is one of the 17 monasteries on Fruška Gora mountain.


  • The Monument – The Chapel of Peace 23.4km
  • The Monument – The Chapel of Peace

    The Chapel of peace, that can be seen today, was built in 1817 on the place where well-known Karlovci peace agreement was signed in 1699.


  • The Gallery Lazar Vozarevic 17.9km
  • The Gallery Lazar Vozarevic

    The Gallery Lazar Vozarević was founded and started working in 1973 with exhibition of paintings and drawings of Lazar Vozarević. The Gallery has two distinctive parts: memorial and live.

  • The Gallery – House of Vojnović 20.3km
  • The Gallery – House of Vojnović

    It belongs to few preserved examples of town architecture by the end of 19th century. . Today, it is a gallery and many cultural events are organized in its premises.


  • The Spicer Castle 24.2km
  • The Spicer Castle

    The castle resembles a haunted building from horror movies, and is characterized by the architecture of an eclectic style, i.e. a combination of different styles.

Archaelogical sites

  • The Archeological Site Gomolava 14.4km
  • The Archeological Site Gomolava

    The archeological site Gomolava is a locality of exceptional cultural significance situated on the southern slopes of Fruška gora Mountain, on the left bank of Sava river, at the and of the village Hrtkovci.

  • The Archeological Site Sirmium 17.7km
  • The Archeological Site Sirmium

    Archeological findings discovered traces of life in this area dating from 7000 years ago. On of the most important archeological sites in Sremska Mitrovica is Imperial palace Sirmium.


  • The Homeland Museum 0.7km
  • The Homeland Museum

    It falls into the category of homeland museums of the complex type, consisting of four departments: archeological, ethnological…

  • The Serbian Museum of Bread 15.3km
  • The Serbian Museum of Bread

    The Serbian Museum of Bread was founded as a result of collecting and investigative works of the painter Jeremija, who has been dealing with the theme of ceremonial bread...

  • The Museum of Srem 18.1km
  • The Museum of Srem

    In this museum, you can see a sundial with representations of Atlas, Hercules and Iphicles, roman surgical instruments, a fragment from the fresco with Harpocrates portrait, the golden relic, and large number of icons…


  • Mines - yellow house 14.6km
  • Mines - yellow house

    Restaurant and rooms Mines are located in the Vrdnik Fruska Gora . in the restaurant there is a summer garden.

  • Probus 18.1km
  • Probus

    Restaurant Probus is located in Sremska Mitrovica, on the banks of the River Sava. The restaurant offers a superb view of the river Sava.

  • Brankov čardak 19.8km
  • Brankov čardak

    Restaurant Brankov cardak on Strazilovo, known from old times, is nowadays a modern restaurant with different services. Visitor may order many delicious meals, such as grilled meat, fish and game specialties.

  • Pod mansardom 23.6km
  • Pod mansardom

    The restaurant "Pod mansardom" is situated in the oldest house in Sremski Karlovci, near Karlovci’s high school.

Ethno village

  • Ethno house in Maradik 17.2km
  • Ethno house in Maradik

    The Ethno House in Maradik is an authentic building about 150 years old. It was adapted for tourist visits in order to give the opportunity, not only to the tourists but to local people, to find out something more about the tradition, culture, customs and the way of life of people who have lived in this area.

Rural households

  • Ethno house Jazak 12.1km
  • Ethno house Jazak

    The Ethno house Jazak and farmstead is situated in the village bearing the same name, near Vrdnik spa, in the middle part of southern slopes of Fruska Gora - the only mountain of the "Panonian sea", at the altitude of 180-220 meters.


  • Bicycle route in Indjija 22.1km
  • Bicycle route in Indjija

    The path leads up to Fruskagora near forest landscapes of the national park, Srem plains, orchards and vineyards. From the bicycle route is a beautiful view of the Danube coast and the surrounding landscape.

Picnic places

  • Strazilovo 19.7km
  • Strazilovo

    At a distance of only 4 km from the city, is the favorite resort of people from Karlovci. It is called Strazilovo, place with very good natural conditions, also known as the birth place of Serbian poet Branko Radicevic.

Hunting and fishing

  • Fishing in Dobrodol Lake 10.6km
  • Fishing in Dobrodol Lake

    Lake Dobrodol is one of the most beautiful lakes in Srem. Extremely healthy water of this lake with an abundance of food makes the lake abounds with large examples of carp, pikeperch and grass carp.

  • Fishing in Jarkovačko Lake 16.1km
  • Fishing in Jarkovačko Lake

    On the lake can be fished carp, Prussian carp, grass carp, bream and other species of white fish. The best time for fishing are spring and period from late summer to early winter. It is located west of Indjija.

  • Hunting ground Karakusa 20.3km
  • Hunting ground Karakusa

    Hunting ground Karakuša, around the shores of the river Sava, near of Ruma covers the total area of 7.895 ha of which 2.257 ha enclosed. The main types of big game are: wild boar, red deer and roe deer as an accompanying species.

  • Hunting and fishing in Indjija 23.8km
  • Hunting and fishing in Indjija

    Part of Fruška Gora, wide flood plain of the Danube with numerous marshes and backwaters, lowland and hilly parts of the terrain are good conditions for development of hunting tourism in the municipality of Indjija.


  • Banja Vrdnik 12.8km
  • Banja Vrdnik

    Banja Vrdnik is a spa located in the central part of Srem, on the southern slopes of Fruška Gora, at an altitude of 240m, 74km away from Novi Sad and 24km away from Belgrade.