Enjoy lake Bovan
Bovan is artificial lake geographically situated between Aleksinac and Sokobanja Spa, on about 10km from spa. It is great for relaxing and vacation or fishing. Called fisherman’s heaven from the people from this part of country. Camping place’s here is all natural, but that is the great reason to be here with your friends and loved ones to have barbecue and fun. In nearby wood there are animals like foxes, wolfs, different kind of birds etc. If you love nature and relaxing, and do not know where to go in Serbia, Niš and south and east Serbia is place for you.
The legend about Bovan
Judging by the name which is not original name Bolvan, the territory got it’s name by the old Serbian village from the early Middle Ages. Bolvan, the Slavic word meaning statue. The name indicates that the settlement existed from the time of the old Slavs faith with the Temple in which a divine statue.
Top photo and bottom left by Senka CC BY-SA 3.0; Winter Bovan by Cveleglg