Tourist Organization of the City of Krusevac

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KRUSEVAC AND SURROUNDING AREA

WHY ARE PEOPLE OF KRUSEVAC KNOWN AS “CARAPANI”
(carapan-the one who walks in socks)?
Legend about the nickname of Krusevac people – “Carapani” talks about a historical event of January 25, 1806 (by the Julian calendar). During the First Serbian Uprising, n final battles for Krusevac liberation, a battery led by Mladen Milovanovic, after the defeat of Turks positioned in trenches, managed to enter the city during the night, and wearing only socks silently overpower the Turkish crew in the fortress itself.

WHAT TO SEE IN KRUSEVAC AND SURROUNDING AREA

Contact

Tourist Organization of the City of Krusevac

Majke Jugovica 3, 37000 Krusevac

+381 37 445 180

turizamkrusevac@mts.rs

Working hours:

Monday-Friday: 08:00-16:00

Contact TIC

Tourist Information Centre

Trg Kosovskih junaka br.6

+381 37 44 11 33

turizamkrusevac1@mts.rs

Working hours:

Monday-Friday: 08:00-20:00

Saturday: 09:00-15:00