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Goljak is located in Serbia
Location in Serbia (including Kosovo)
Elevation 1,181 m (3,875 ft)[1]
Location  Kosovo
Coordinates 42°41′30″N 21°41′21″E / 42.69167°N 21.68917°E / 42.69167; 21.68917Coordinates: 42°41′30″N 21°41′21″E / 42.69167°N 21.68917°E / 42.69167; 21.68917

Goljak (Albanian: Gollak, Serbian: Гољак) is a mountainous region in the eastern part of Kosovo,[a] and southern Serbia, bordering the Lab region to the west. The cities of Pristina and Gnjilane in Kosovo, and Sijarinska Banja in Serbia are located by the mountains. The highest peak Velja glava has an elevation of 1,181 m (3,875 ft) above sea level.


  1. ^ Kosovo is the subject of a territorial dispute between the Republic of Kosovo and the Republic of Serbia. The Republic of Kosovo unilaterally declared independence on 17 February 2008, but Serbia continues to claim it as part of its own sovereign territory. The two governments began to normalise relations in 2013, as part of the Brussels Agreement. Kosovo has been recognised as an independent state by 108 out of 193 United Nations member states.


  1. ^ Đokić, Jovan. "Katalog planina Srbije". PSD Kopaonik Beograd.