The Tourist Organization of Sremska Mitrovica was founded on October 31, 2008 by the Municipal Assembly of Sremska Mitrovica with its basic purpose to promote the tourist values of the town in order to make it clearly located on the tourist map of Serbia. Great tourist values and aboundant cultural and historical heritage, mostly dating back from the antique period of Sirmium, simply made the founding of this organization in Sremska Mitrovica a necessity.
Besides the promotion, the Tourist Organization of Sremska Mitrovica conducts activities related to the development and preservation of the tourist sites in the town.
The special importance is aknowledged to the develoment of ethno-ecoyourism, the form of tourism that represent a highly important component of economic development in rural areas.
In order to preserve, protect and promote the tourist values on the territory of our municipality, the Tourist Organization undertakes the following activities:
- it makes programmes of the development of tourism on the territory of the town
- deals with hosting tourists and providing them with accommodation and all the necessary information
- cooperates with all the economic subjects and other organizations to form and promote tourist products
- organizes or participates in the organization of events on the territory of the town
- prepares and publishes promotional materials
- deals with other activities in accordance with the Tourism Law and the Statute
The premises of the Tourist Organization are located in the streeet Svetog Dimitrija 10, and one of the tourist info standpoints is situated in the premises of the site of the Imperial Palace.
The antique cultural and historical hertitage, as well as the natural resources of the territory of the town of Sremska Mitrovica enable the development of various forms of tourism: cultural, religious, event, sports and recreation, picnic, hunting, rural, transit tourism, etc.