Best Things To Do in Belgrade, Serbia

Belgrade is one of those places on earth that attracts every type of tourist. Whether you are interested in history and architecture, whether you enjoy strolling through parks or spending nice afternoon in one of numerous cafés or restaurants, you will always find something a relaxing and fun thing to do in Belgrade. Enjoy the beautiful views over the Danube and Sara Rivers and spend an afternoon visiting its main attractions such as the Belgrade Fortress and the Kalemegdan Park which together represent the culture and history of Belgrade. For recreation, you can visit Belgrade’s main pedestrian street, Knez Mihailova Street, which is alive with trendy shops and cafes.For an eclectic experience, you can visit Skadarlija, the bohemian quarter similar to the Montmartre in Paris, where you can find classic taverns (kafana) serving traditional Serbian dishes as musicians roam from table to table.Ada Ciganlija (an island in the Sava) is an ideal place for sport and recreation.

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Belgrade, Serbia

Must see places in Belgrade ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Belgrade and point of interests to visit.

  1. The Belgrade Fortress

    # 1 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 2043 times in trip plans
    The Belgrade Fortress

    Tags: Museum, Military Museum, Park, Fort

    Address: Belgrade Fortress, Kalemegdan, Belgrade

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    It’s not often that a fortress is also a park, but that’s how Belgrade views the fortress. It’s always open. You can stroll in anytime. The fort overlooks the confluence of the Danub...Read more

  2. Skadarlija

    # 2 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 2022 times in trip plans
    Skadarlija

    Tags: Street Market, Street Food, Streets

    Address: Skadarlija, Belgrade

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Belgrade has a Bohemian heart and this street is the only place to go looking for it. Heaps of rakija, excellent food, great music – they all combine to make the nightlife in Belgrade unbeatable...Read more

  3. St. Sava Temple

    # 3 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 1805 times in trip plans
    St. Sava Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Svetosavski Square | Karadjordje's Park, Vracar, Belgrade 011, Serbia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This church of white marble and granite, vast and grand, defies description. It’s new (construction started in the 20th century), and still incomplete, though you won’t be able to tell tha...Read more

  4. Knez Mihailova

    # 4 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 1880 times in trip plans
    Knez Mihailova

    Tags: Leisure, Street Market, Shopping Center, Streets

    Address: Knez Mihailova, Belgrade

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is Belgrade’s foremost meeting place. They say it’s one of the most beautiful pedestrian streets. Initially, the streets used to be private property, but communist rule saw the street...Read more

  5. Nikola Tesla Museum

    # 5 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 1431 times in trip plans
    Nikola Tesla Museum

    Tags: Museum, Science Museum, Educational Site, Exhibition

    Address: Krunska 51, Beograd, Serbia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    It is now undeniably known around the world that Nikola Tesla was the greatest inventor who ever lived. Without his work on electricity, magnetism and radio, the technological progress of the 20th cen...Read more

  6. Crkva Svetog Marka

    # 6 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 1192 times in trip plans
    Crkva Svetog Marka

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site, Cathedral

    Address: Bulevar Kralja Aleksandra Br. 17, Belgrade, Serbia

    This beautiful church, despite its clearly Serbian Byzantine architecture, was built very recently, between 1931 – 1940. It was greatly influenced by the It is a copy of Gracanica monastery from...Read more

  7. Ada Ciganlija

    # 7 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 1297 times in trip plans
    Ada Ciganlija

    Tags: Island, Sport, River, Bridge

    Address: Ada Ciganlija 2, Belgrade 11000, Serbia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Belgrade doesn’t have a seaside, but it does have a river island. It’s enough. Originally a muddy island cut off from the city, Ada Ciganlija was connected to the right bank of the Sava Ri...Read more

  8. Belgrade Zoo

    # 8 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 1710 times in trip plans
    Belgrade Zoo

    Tags: Zoo, Entertainment

    Address: Mali Kalemegdan 8, Belgrade

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    One of the oldest zoos in Europe, this attraction manages to pack a lot of animals into just 7 hectares – 2000 creatures covering about 270 different species. This is to the detriment of the ani...Read more

  9. Gardos Tower

    # 9 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 556 times in trip plans
    Gardos Tower

    Tags: Memorial, Monument, Fort, Exhibition

    Address: Gardoš Tower Belgrade Serbia

    Timings: 11:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    This striking Romanesque tower is actually a memorial. It was opened in 1896 to mark 1000 years of Hungarian settlement in the Pannonian plain. It rises from the ruins of the Zemun fortress. It looks ...Read more

  10. St. Michael's Cathedral

    # 10 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 1724 times in trip plans
    St. Michael's Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Kneza Sime Markovia, Beograd 11000, Serbia

    Timings: 07:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    This 19th century church’s architecture is mainly Classical, with some Baroque influences. It is famous for its lavish, romantic and dramatic painted interior (especially the ceiling), but it&rs...Read more

  11. Belgrade Military Museum

    # 11 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 1053 times in trip plans
    Belgrade Military Museum

    Tags: Military Museum

    Address: KalemegdanBelgradeSerbia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Yugoslavia’s fascinating and complete military histories are displayed across this museum’s beautifully crafted displays and exhibits. You get some freebies even before you enter the museu...Read more

  12. Avala Tower

    # 12 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 842 times in trip plans
    Avala Tower

    Tags: Watch Tower, View Point, Restaurant, Tower

    Address: Avala, Belgrade

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    At 205 metres, this is the tallest tower in the Balkans. What you see today is actually a reconstruction; the original tower was destroyed in NATO’s bombing of Serbia in 1999. You’re comin...Read more

  13. Residence Of Princess Ljubica

    # 13 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 994 times in trip plans
    Residence Of Princess Ljubica

    Tags: Historical Site, Palace, Exhibition , Heritage Building

    Address: Kneza Sime Markovi

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This Turkish and European style palace used to be the residence of Princess Ljubica. Today, though it’s used mostly for temporary exhibitions. There’s a permanent exhibition too – fu...Read more

  14. Zemunski Kej

    # 14 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 870 times in trip plans
    Zemunski Kej

    Tags: Outdoors, Scenic Drive, Cafe, Leisure

    Address: Zemun, Belgrade

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Zemun is one of Belgrade’s most picturesque neighborhoods. It runs along the river Danube; there’s a promenade for pedestrians only, though a street does run parallel to it. The street is ...Read more

  15. Republic Square

    # 15 of 152 Things To Do in Belgrade | Added 1346 times in trip plans
    Republic Square

    Tags: Historical Site, Square

    Address: Trg Republike, Belgrade

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The square’s history is a teensy bit gruesome. There used to be a gate here, by the name of Stambol, where the ruling Turks would impale their non-Muslim subjects. Once that was destroyed in 186...Read more

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