If you want to visit Zajecar, it is one of biggest cities of east Serbia. It is place of great traditional rock festival, for years now, and Zaječar’s Brewery. This famous rock music festival is called Zaječarska gitarijada. Near it there is Grliško lake, Sovinac and Sovinac. All three are artificial lakes. One spa is on territory of this municipality, Gamzigradska spa. Except thermomineral well in that spa, the is one more near Zaječar in Nikoličevo, but it’s not tourist attraction.
History of Zajecar
It is very important city through history. Three Roman Emperors are born here. Galerius (293–311), Maximinus (305–312) and Licinius (308–324). Complex of today’s Gamzigrad- Felix Romuliana at the outskirts of Zaječar is foundation of Emperor Caius Valerius Galerius Maximianus. Dated in the late 3rd and early 4th century. Felix Romuliana was it’s name. Named after the Emperor’s mother Romula.
In conclusion, Zaječar today is modern east Serbia city, with very rich history, from Roman era, and very rich modern Serbia history.