Croatian Zagorje Tour and Medieval Meal Day Trip from Zagreb
"Departure from Zagreb. After a short drive through the beautiful landscape visit one of the most beautiful castles in Croatia – castle Trakoscan. Find out which royal family lived there sightseeing castle with a local tourist guide and take a walk around amazing lake and nature scenery next to the castle.After you experience castle Trakoscan take a short drive to Desinic a small traditional village that hides so many interesting secrets of the region. Sightseen castle Veliki Tabor the most breathtaking feature of Desinic. Many interesting stories are related to this castle: soldier's stories story of forbidden love between the young count Celjski and a local peasant girl the story of a murder of Veronika who was bricked into the wall of the castle and many more. All that stories you will hear from our local guide who will be with you at all times.After Veliki Tabor relax you will get a chance to taste lunch in medieval set up in a castle."
Zagorje and Croatian Castles Full Day Historic Tour from Zagreb
"Explore the historic castle of Trakošćan which was built in the late 13th century named after the Thracian fortress which allegedly existed in antiquity. In 1954 the museum was established with a permanent exhibition. On the way to the ethno village of Kumrovec founded in 1954 – the birthplace of Marshal Josip Broz Tito you will visi one of the most important cultural and historical monuments of secular architecture in continental Croatia with a unique monumental and authentic fortification structure. The fort is also famous for it's legends about Veronika of Desinić. After travelling through time and historic sites the tour ends at the famous restaurant Villa ""Ventek-Zelenjak"" opened way back in 1936. Here you will enjoy the best of Zagorje specialties and enjoy this peaceful location near the Sutla River. For lunch you will enjoy their specialty ""Zelenjak platter""
Private Tour: Varazdin and Trakosan Castle Day Trip from Zagreb
"Meet your guide at your central Zagreb hotel and then hop aboard your luxury air-conditioned coach for your journey north to Varaždin roughly 50 miles (81km) away. As the former capital of Croatia and cultural heart of the Međimurje region Varaždin has a refined architecture in abundance and your guide will show off its best bits on your walking tour.Hop off your coach and enjoy a leisurely paced stroll around the pretty cobblestone streets that comprise the town center. Gaze around at the resplendent Baroque buildings that thron enjoying a stint as the country’s capital before a fire snuffed out its glory nearly a century later. See top Varaždin attractions like the Cathedral of the Assumption and the Monastery of St John the Baptist and enjoy photo stops next to interesting buildings like Varaždin Town Hall. Finish your walking tour in the center of town
Nicely restored side street that is! Parts of it were paved with gently round river stones from Mura, the river that marks entire Styrian region and towns upon its shores.
The street is compact line...
The very obvious tower (Stadtturm) attached to Bad Radkersburg's Rathaus is in the Hauptplatz, orginally Bad Radkersburg's marketplace.
Dating from the 1500s, the tower functioned as the town lookout...
Bad Radkersburg was once fully-walled and moated....it was a major fortress against Hungary, and later against the threat from the Ottoman Empire.
Its walls had sixteen towers (four still stand) and...