In the area of Draganci near Podravske Sesvete, a unique space for experiencing a desert atmosphere is located. As part of the wider area of The Sands of Đurđevac, this locality is where a pure belt of sand can be found, which demonstrates the real experience of Croatian desert. The visitor gets the impression of life in the desert; no wonder that this place has been the location where many desert-themed movies and music videos were filmed in recent times. Near this locality visitors can see the special forest vegetation reserve "Crni jarki" as well. The reason for its protection is the presence of black alder; and this location preserved one of the most beautiful stands of its kind in Europe. Nearby the picturesque settlement Batinske is also located, a beautiful oasis of peace with a scenic lake and gallery of famous naive painter Ivan Lacković Croata.