Jarun is a large recreational and sports oasis just outside Zagreb's city centre. It is especially popular on weekends when both locals and visitors come here for a walk.
The area consists of two lakes with shingle beaches, islands and bridges. Also many beach cafes, bars and restaurants can be found here
The Jarun lakes are situated southwest of the city centre. Tram No. 5 serves a route to "Jarun".
There exist small but very beautiful lake in the outskirts of Zagreb, just a foot from the banks of the River Sava. It has became favourite and inevitable weekend spot for most of the local inhabitants, especially during the hot summer season.
There are many facilities around the lake: good restaurants, cafe-bars and discoteques, many playgrounds for children and adults, jogging and roller-skates paths, swimming and fishing.