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Golija mountain – Serbia

Serbia – Golija (January 2017) mountain in the south of Serbia, highest peak – Jankov kamen 1833 m. There is several versions of how the mountain got its name.

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According to one, it was named because of its large area – Golemo means Large Mountain – Golija. Intact vastness are covered with oak, beech, spruce and Omorika forests are home to numerous plant and animal species.

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Foxes, wild boars, wolves and bears can be found on Golija. The mountain is an exceptional air spa and is visited both in summer and winter. Odvraćenica is a small ski center with 7 tracks at 1700 m. Unspoiled nature and endless peace are the main attractions of this mountain beauty.

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