Mountain Kosmaj

Mount Kosmaj is 628 m high. It lies 13 km to the south of Mladenovac.

Mountain Kosmaj
Kosmaj is the mountain of an enormus beauty.
It is adored by climate characteristics, mild sky, wide clearings, thick pastures, numerous springs under the thick deciduous and conifer forests.
It`s a 40 km far from Belgrade, 13 km far from Mladenovac and 11 km far from Koraica spa.
The Kosmaj surroundings is rich in forest terrains.
The peak of Kosmaj is 628 m above the sea level, one part of it in Mladenovac and another one in Sopot area.
Forests on Kosmaj spread over about 550 ha under the deciduous and 120 ha under the conifer forests.
In the deciduous forests there are oak, cerris, beech and hornbeam and in the conifer forests there are pine tree, fir, spruce and cedar.
Kosmaj is rich in wild and forests fruits.
Flora on Kosmaj is very rich, there are 557 species and subgroups and that`s about 15,2 % of flora in Serbia.
There are some endanger species among them like goat pen, red onion and orchid.
This area is very rich with mashrooms and there are about 300 species and 120 of them are determined.
51 mummal species are found, 96 bird species, 11 reptile species, 13 amphibian species and numerous insect species for Serbian fauna.
There are 95 springs on Kosmaj.
The Belgrade parliament made a decision to protect natural property of Kosmaj as an exceptional valuable region for its picturesque landscapes and forests qualities, diverse and rich of flora and fauna, water quality, soil and air, property of cultural heritage and the ambience and conditions for progress of tourism, recreation and agriculture.

Mladenovac – the Markovac lake and the Rabrovac lake

Mladenovac – the Markovac lake and the Rabrovac lake

In the part where are manu oak, cerris and black locust woods, 6 km from Mladenovac towards Kragujevac, less than one hour from Vievac, Karaore`s place of birth, not far from Topola, Oplenac, Orasac, Takovo, Rudnik, Bukulja, Kosmaj the Markovac lake is placed.
In the vicinity there are monasteries Pokajnica, Kasteljan, Tresije and Pavlovac.
Very close to the monument to despot Stefan Lazarevic and to three spas, Bukovicka, Selters and Kiseljak.
The lake is 1000 m long, 500 m wide, 16 ha big and 11 m deep.
An artificial lake was built in 1965 when the river Koarna dammed the paradise for anglers, hunters, rest in nature loves and picnickers.
The lake could be come to from the highway that goes from Belgrade to Ni from Mladenovac, too and Arandjelovac and Topola as well.
As an active touristic Sport center it is surrounded by oak wood with good offer for picnickers, campers and sportsmen.
In the depts somewhere even 11 m there are carp, catfish, pike, maple, perch, blear, robin, bream..The lake coast is the sanctuary of big grebe, wild duck, white and grey heron and the surroundings woods are the sanctuary of rabbit, pheasant, quail..
The Markovac lake is 20 ha big and it presents a big beach, rowing path, walk..
Cultural historic heritage lovers can fast get to important cultural historic Roman period, The Middle Ages, newer Serbian history in Oplenac in Topola and Orasac.
Existing restaurant, camp and bungalows have been entertaining guests.
The reconstruction of the objects, is in keeping with the plan of the development of this area.
In Rabrovac village which is 15 km far from Mladenovac there is storked lake with fish called the Rabrovac lake that is 700 m long, 100 m wide and approximately 16 m deep.