3-Day Zagreb City Break & Trakoscan Castle

FROM 335 EUR

Enjoy an interesting weekend in Croatian capital and explore local countryside and medieval castle.

Zagreb, the city of museums and culture, growing and developing quickly into one of the cities of the so-called New Europe is at the same time incredibly laid-back. Trakošćan, one of the most attractive Croatian castles, is situated in the picturesque region of Hrvatsko Zagorje. Standing upon a hill and overlooking a small lake, this 13th century castle hosts a museum with historic artifacts ranging from medieval to baroque.

 

3 days

Zagreb City Break & Trakoscan Castle

from 335 EUR

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ITINERARY

Day 1: Arrival to Zagreb, transfer to hotel, check-in, free time for afternoon/evening walk

 

Day 2:. Full day excursion to Trakošćan Castle. Start at 08:00.

Trakošćan, one of the most attractive Croatian castles, is situated in the picturesque region of Hrvatsko Zagorje. Standing upon a hill and overlooking a small lake, this 13th century castle hosts a museum with historic artifacts ranging from medieval to baroque. We will also take you to Varaždin, one time Croatian capital, and a fine example of a central European baroque town with it’s churches and palaces, as well as a medieval fortress. Today Varaždin is known for it’s culture and art manifestations and it’s charming little streets leave every visitor impressed. It is a city museum, a city of exhibitions, fashion, pupils and students, a city of modern life. Along the way we will visit the pilgrimage site of Marija Bistrica, a national sanctuary since the early 18th century, and blessed by Pope John Paul II. in 1998.

Some extra relaxation will be provided in the one of the famous local taverns, where you will enjoy gastronomical delights of the region, all ecologically produced.

Return to Zagreb at 20:00, free time for an evening walk in centre.

 

Day 3: Morning sightseeing tour 2-3 hours.

The tour starts at your preferred meeting point, and then we will take you through the historic parts of Zagreb’s upper town, with its narrow streets filled with stories from the past. The Stone Gate, Grič Cannon and St. Mark’s Church are just some of the Upper town’s most cherished sights. Also, you will experience the elegant architecture of Zagreb’s lower town and it’s Austro-hungarian buildings and parks, as well as charming pedestrian streets and squares where locals love to relax.

Transfer to airport.

IS THIS THE TOUR FOR ME?

Tour type:

Classic tours

Our classic tours offer all travellers to Croatia the perfect combination of must-see sights, insider access, local traditional food & wine, and the experience of seeing the destination in it's whole, whether it's relaxing on beaches, island holidays, exploring UNESCO protected historic towns in our city breaks or witnessing the magnificent national parks. If You are looking for guided tours through Croatia in small friendly group our classic tours will combine the convenience of group travel, unbelievable variety, and the flexibility to go off the beaten path or explore on Your own.

Service level:

Upgraded

4* and 5* accommodation. Private transfers, private guides.

Tour complexity:

Light

Average fitness levels required for some light hiking, cycling, sea kayaking...

Group size:

Small group

Minimum 4 persons, maximum 16 persons. Average 10 persons. Bigger groups on request. If there is less than 4 persons, also on request.

Minimum age:

6+

All persons under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

WHAT IS INCLUDED:

local tours and transfers, activity guides and admissions, minivan/bus on 24h disposal, taxes fees and service charges, ferry/catamaran tickets, full-time services of a professional travel coordinator/guide, 2 nights in memorable hotels 4* HB near city center, lunch on tour, flexibility if decided to make changes in schedule

ACCOMMODATION:

Hotels 4*

MEALS:

halfboard

TRANSPORT:

Private transfers

GUIDES AND STAFF:

Local guides

DEPARTURES:

Dates (Start - End) Price per person
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