Welcome to Kragujevac
Good news travels fast, and the citizens of Kragujevac know this and why they rarely boast of themselves. Kragujevac is respected for its successes, not only from the past, but the present as well. It has historic significance as the first capital of a just liberated Principality of Serbia, an industrial tradition of two centuries, an openness to adopt new ideas and businesses, experienced and industrious workers, educated young people, a rich cultural heritage, and optimism, above all.
Today, Kragujevac is a leader of economic development of Sumadija and a community of successful people. Here, ancestors left a heritage of city planning with an eye toward the future, reflected in today’s strength of this city. Kragujevac supports and is the central hub of industrial and economic development, administrative, educational, health, cultural and sporting activities in Sumadija.
Kragujevac is at the crossroads of major national and regional roads, next to the railroad and Corridor 10 that connects Kragujevac with other parts of Serbia and Europe. Kragujevac is not far from the largest airports in Serbia, only requiring from forty minutes to two hours of driving.