1921 – 1974
Spend your afternoon in a beautifull mountine ambient, driving in a 90 years old restaurated train with wood seats. The Sargan Eight is a narrow gauge tourist railway in Serbia, running from the village of Mokra Gora to Sargan Vitasi station. It is located in gorgeous scenery of Mokra Gora between three Serbian mountains – Tara, Zlatibor and Sargan – is one of the most beautiful railways in the world.
Visit famous hotel « Mećavnik » witch is builded like ethno-village in Mokra Gora. It was built up on Mecavnik hill by the film director Emir Kusturica. It represents charming micro town with all nesesary contents (library, church, gallery, cinema, etc.). All objects are made of natural materials (wood, clay) thus coexisting in harmony with mountainous landscape. You can enjoy in pleasant natural ambient, domestic food and drinks, Serbian films and different art exibitions.
Departure from Guca. We drive to Mokra Gora where we board the train for a ride along the most exciting section of this narrow gauge line. During the ride, the train makes a few stops where you can enjoy the views, or have a break in the cafe of a small and old-fashioned « railway station ». Then, we will visit hotel « Mećavnik »- Wooden town where we will have a lunch. Return to Guca.
Duration time about 9h.
Include: train ticket, entrance in hotel and lunch in hotel.
See location on google earth (click)
from U Tube: video 1, video 2.
official site Mecavnik www.mecavnik.info
Movie: Life is a miracle (imdb)