“Tekija” Kayak Club, Tekija – Asociaţia Pro-Mehedinţi

Thematic route: Blue Path

The name of the touristic attraction: “Tekija” Kayak Club, Tekija

Location: Tekija bb, 19325 Tekija, Municipality of Kladovo, Borski district

Description: The Tekija Kayak Club was founded in 1986 and is kayaking in calm waters. In addition to training children and adults in kayaking in calm waters, it also deals with organizing the Danube regatta. The club organizes 3 (three) regattas:

– regatta “Tragom starih tekijiskih alasa”, in May;
– regatta on the occasion of the Danube Day in June (regatta to Pecka bara, upstream of Tekija)
– “Djerdap regatta” from Tekija to Kusjak, length of 92 km in duration of 3 days, in July
In addition to these regattas, the club organizes a boat trip along Lake Djerdap.

Information and contact:
Agent: Vukasin Radic
President: Vukasin Radic
Secretary of the club: Bojan Grekulović
Responsible person: Vukasin Radic
telephone: +381 65 482 2 211
e-mail: kktekija@yahoo.com

Route close to other thematic routes: Near Tekija there is the most beautiful part of Đerdap gorge, Tabula Traiana, Hydropower “Đerdap 1”, ruins of the fortress “Dijana”, monument of Koča Anđelković, sports camp “Karataš”, “Fetislam” fortress and others

Other useful information: Tekija Kayak Club has kayaks in calm waters, paddle boats, pedal boats, rubber boats and the possibility of using catamarans.