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The Sveta Nedelja Lakes

Below the Hills of Sveta Nedelja runs the Sava River, as well as a number of lakes: Rakitje, Strmce, Orešje and Kerestinec. The lakes are a popular site for sport fishing, due to the quality and type of fish found in the freshwater, especially carp. These lakes are a popular destination and attract many tourists for recreational activities and excursions quality and type of fish found in the freshwater, especially carp.

Below the Hills of Sveta Nedelja runs the Sava River, as well as a number of lakes: Rakitje, Strmce, Orešje and Kerestinec. These lakes are a popular destination and attract many tourists for recreational activities and excursions. The lakes are a popular site for sport fishing, due to the quality and type of fish found in the freshwater, especially carp. Besides the fishermen, who come from all over Croatia, tourists frequently come from Russia, Austria, Germany, Slovenia, as well as other European countries. In early September, each year, the Sveta Nedelja Fšijada, a friendly competition to decide who can make the best fish paprikash, takes place on the shoreline of Lake Rakitije.