Starry Night Picnic at Kalemegdan Fortress
This memorable date night involves a beautifully packed picnic enjoyed beneath the starlit skies in one of the most historic and romantic locations of Belgrade - the Kalemegdan Fortress. The tranquil scenery and mesmerizing views of the city and the confluence of the Sava and Danube rivers create an unparalleled romantic ambiance.Add to favorites
- The date begins as you and your special one make your way to the Kalemegdan Fortress towards the evening. As the sun begins to set, the illumination of the fortress walls create a magical backdrop for your date.
- Your picnic spot is set at one of the Fortress's quieter corners, overlooking the city. As the stars twinkle above, you savor the delicious home-cooked meal you’ve prepared, a bottle of local wine and indulge in heartfelt conversations.
- As the night deepens, the quiet and serenity let you focus on each other, sharing stories, thoughts, and laughter till the stars begin to disappear, marking the dawn of a new day.
- A few days before the date, scout the perfect, less crowded area within the Kalemegdan Fortress for your picnic. Also, check the weather forecast for the date night to ensure clear skies.
- Plan the picnic meal ahead - sandwiches, local cheeses, fruits and snacks that are easy to pack. Don’t forget a bottle of local Serbian wine and water. Pack your meal in a handy picnic basket along with utensils, glasses, napkins and a portable picnic blanket.
- Include flashlights, bug spray, a power bank for your mobile devices and a music player for soft background music. Ensure that your camera/phone is charged and has enough available memory as you will want to capture the beautiful moments.
- Ensure to check the opening and closing times of the Kalemegdan Fortress as they may vary.
- Be prepared for cooler temperatures late in the evening, even in September. It might be useful to bring light sweaters or blankets just in case.
- Respect the location's rules and regulations, keep noise levels down, and clean up after your picnic. This ensures that the environment stays pleasing for everyone.