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Guided tours

Vodjene ture

FORTRESS’ TIME TRAVEL

 

Learn more about the history of the Fortress, its masters, the most famous historical events and battles, but also about its new life that started with the reconstruction.

 

Stories of the Fortress performed by our guides are available every day for every full hour in the Palace. In case of change of time and venues, visitors will be notified when buying tickets. The stories are available in Serbian, English and Romanian language.

Duration: 20 minutes

Learn more about the glorious history and mystique of the Golubac Fortress from our tailor-made guided tour for organized group visits. The tour includes visits to the Palace, the exhibition “Knights of Golubac Fortress” in Tower 8, and the Cannon Tower (Tower 9). Available in Serbian, English and Romanian.

Duration: 45 minutes

 

  • All group tours require at least 5-day advance announcement. Announcements of group tours are made for the safety of the visitors and protection of the cultural monument itself. It is highly recommended that announcements be made as early as possible, as available slots are quickly booked due to high interest. Tourist agencies and travel organizers must present a confirmation of the accepted announcement.
  • Announcements and reservations are made via email info@tvrdjavagolubackigrad.rs. Additional information on terms and available timeslots may be received by phone at +381 12 638 798 and +381 12 638 794. The office for announcements and booking is open daily except Mondays within working hours.

Special presentations

Despot Stefan Lazarevic

STORY OF THE DESPOT

 

Throughout its history the Fortress was home to Hungarians, Serbs and the Ottomans. During the Serbian rule under despot Stefan Lazarevic, Golubac fort underwent major changes.

 

The story of the Despot and the Fortress is told by our guides every Saturday in June, July and August at 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. in Tower 5.

Duration: 30 minutes

Viteske price

TALES OF THE KNIGHTS

 

Learn about the knights who fought for the Fortress, their lives and acts of chivalry, from a special presentation provided by our guides.

 

The most exciting tales of the knights are offered every Sunday in June, July and August at 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. in old part of the Palace.

Duration: 30 minutes

Princezin kutak

THE PRINCESS’ CORNER

 

Listen to incredible stories of the imprisoned princess in a special programme for our youngest visitors! The most beautiful tales of the Fortress are adapted for the little princesses and knights, but are happily heard by moms and dads as well!

Every Saturday in June, July and August at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on the square.

Duration: 30 minutes

MYSTICAL LEGENDS OF THE STONE GUARD

 

Once upon a time, when the Fortress did not even exist, this place, nature, people and their lives, were ruled by mythological heroines, powerful and magical women in whose nature good and evil are united. In addition to the story of heroines, there are also dragons that are believed to exist in the Serbian people, only they are quite different from other world dragons.

 

Stories about the Heroines of the Golubac Fortress and stories about dragons performed by our guides are available to our visitors every sunday in June, July and August at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. on the cannon tower (tower 9).

Duration: 30 minutes

MILITARY TACTICS AND CANNON ARMAMENT

 

Military tactics, the science and skill of organizing the army, is a set of techniques for using military units to fight, and defeat the enemy in battle.

The cannon is an artillery weapon with a large barrel length, high projectile speed, high precision, which usually hits the target with a direct path.

 

Stories of military tactics and cannon weapons performed by our guides are available to our visitors every sunday in June, July and August at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. on the cannon tower (tower 9).

Duration: 30 minutes

Special programmes

WINE DAYS

 

“Wine Day” is held every September in Golubac Fortress, where our visitors can taste different types of local wines and enjoy a tour of the fortress.

MUSIC OF THE DANUBE

 

Let the Danube, the Fortress, and the music inspire you!

 

Check out this season’s concert schedule.

Self-guided tours

Nevodjene ture

For those who prefer to explore at their own pace we have prepared a digital presentation of the Fortress, available in the Palace in the form of historical timeline, interactive map, 3-D model of the fortification, and film. From the exhibitions you will learn about the most famous battle for Golubac Fortress and the knights who fought it (Knights of Golubac Fortress), periods of rule of Hungarians, Serbs and Ottomans (Commanders of Golubac Fortress), as well as about the recent archaeological finds in the Outer Ward (Panorama of the Centuries).