Novi Sad is the 2nd largest city in Serbia, capital of Vojvodina province and administrative seat of South Backa District. It is situated in the southern part of Pannonian Plain, on the border of Srem and Backa regions, on the banks of Danube river, facing the northern slopes of Fruska Gora mountain.
According to 2011 census, the city has a population of 250,440 people, while the urban area of Novi Sad (along with the adjacent urban settlements of Sremska Kamenica and Petrovaradin) has 277,520 inhabitants. The population of city's administrative area stands at 341,630 people. The total city area of Novi Sad is 106.2 km2 (41.0 ml2).
Novi Sad was established in 1694, when Serb merchants set up a colony across the Danube from Petrovaradin fortress, Habsburg strategic military post. During the 18th and 19th centuries, Novi Sad became a major manufacturing and trading centre, as well as a central point of Serbian culture of the period, earning the nickname of Serbian Athens. Novi Sad was heavily devastated during the 1848 Revolution, but was subsequently restored. Nowadays, it is an industrial and financial center of Serbian economy. In 2021 Novi Sad will be the European Capital of Culture.
The city of Novi Sad has several galleries and museums, public and privately owned. The most famous museum is Museum of Vojvodina, established in 1847, which houses permanent collection of Serbian culture and life in Vojvodina. Museum of Novi Sad is situated in Petrovaradin Fortress and has a permanent collection of the history of fortress.
Matica Srpska Gallery is the largest and most respected in the city, which features two galleries in its central part. There is also Gallery of Fine Arts - Gift Collection of Rajko Mamuzic and Pavle Beljanski Memorial Collection - one of the largest collections of Serbian art during 1900s-1970s period.
Highlights: Fortress of Petrovaradin, Dakovo
The Novi Sad cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Novi Sad, Serbia.
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Port Novi Sad cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Novi Sad, Serbia. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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