Where is Vučje
Vučje is part of territory City of Leskovac. Early traces of history can be found from 6th century and Justiniana Prima who marked all territory near Leskovac. After that period Slaves conquered it and stayed till today. When they came, they founded village Bučje (later named Vučje). It was part of The Great Serbia state in 12th century. After that, rulers here changed and followed change of government in Leskovac.
Great place to go and see for relax and as history. Only thing of this kind not only in south Serbia. Much as rare in the world.
Power plant in Vučje
In the town of Vučje, can be found hydroelectric plant made in 1903. Probably one of first in the world. And it continued production of electricity till today, and can be visited as attraction. It is by itself curiosity. Because from it to the town of Leskovac is first transmission line in Serbia. Milestones of can be found first transmission of hydroelectric plant Vučje. In vicinity of plant hydroelectric plant Vučje, can be found accommodation Hotel Vlaina for people who like nature and beautiful waterfall.
Skobaljić Grad near Vucje
Skobaljić Grad (City) was named after one of the last Serbian territory defense leaders. He fought against the Ottomans in the Middle Ages, the Duke Nikola Skobaljić. After his defeat of 1455, and a drop in Leskovac valley under Turkish rule. As a result, period of prosperity of this area ending the centuries-long period of construction and the revival of the city-fortress stopped. The fortress was built the early Byzantine period. It was stronghold in the time of Emperor Justinian II. It’s also known as green town.
Vucje and mountain Kukavica are the most beautiful tourist attraction of this area. It is often the starting point of the hiking routes. While target point Vucjanka canyon and mountain Kukavica. In addition it’s about 17km away from Leskovac.
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