[:en]Cultural, natural, sacral, gastronomy and many other special features, beauty of natural landscape of Zagreb County, castle interiors, taverns and private oasis of cultural heritage and rural households made this county, with every right, to be recommended as a domestic destination 2014/2015.
In spring, with the arrival, or at least announcement, of nicer weather, increasing number of domestic destinations are getting ready for delighted cyclists and recreation enthusiasts who are getting ready for imaginative excursion routes throughout our country, and this is where Zagreb County has a lot to show.
Favourite destination of domestic excursionists and the destination of the year, Zagreb County, for all those who are in search of sports relaxation and healthy life, in its cycling offer blends even 13 cycling routes, and their maps you can download on web page of Tourist Board of Zagreb County, as well as in county’s Tourist office in Preradović Street 42, in Zagreb.
Apart from pleasure in riding a bike through incredibly beautiful landscapes, contents of your excursion can be accompanied with different experiences such as an encounter with hospitable local residents, sightseeing of magnificent castles, tasting of homemade specialties, getting familiar with cultural heritage and experiences of natural richness of Sava and Kupa rivers, lakes and many other smaller rivers and streams.
In tourist information centres you will be gladly given additional information about all the activities and tourist contents from their area.For all those who would like to visit some of the most beautiful parts of Zagreb’s surrounding as fast as possible, the solution is to download Cyclotourist route of Zagreb County that connects cities, places and municipalities of the County by connecting all cycling routes and paths as complete tourist products.
Zagreb County is a place of unique cultural identity with which visitors are equally delighted as with old castles, rural households, exquisitely arranged cycling routes and imaginative programmes that are being held every weekend. Together with active excursion vacation, there are three wine roads at your disposal: Plešivička, Zelinska and Samoborska, where you can taste the best wines of one of the richest wine regions in country.
Children will be delighted with a visit to rural households, where they can see real mini-ZOOs, while adults will like romantic cabins on lake where tempting grilled meat and just caught trout can be smelled. Therefore, Zagreb County is not only a place of magnificent nature and picturesque landscapes, but also an attractive destination for weekend-holiday.
So, when you wish to sense irresistible mixture of virgin nature and numerous possibilities for active vacation, treat yourselves with an excursion not even 40 minute drive from Zagreb, and get back in shape this spring!
Welcome to Zagreb County!