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Trakošćan Castle & Varaždin tour


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See the authentic museum exhibition representing the original ambient and function. Imagine and enjoy well presented periods from 13th century to Baroque, Rococo and Classicism. Stroll the most beautiful formed and maintained parks in Croatia with rich vegetation and fascinating panorama. Relax in a romantic boat ride on the lake.

Get to know baroque city Varazdin – also called “Little Vienna”. Varazdin is the city of music, baroque and flowers. Enjoy rich history and culture of the town and its many Baroque palaces, churches and monasteries. Do not miss a visit to the city museum located in a renaissance fortress on the water – the old city. Relax while walking through one of numerous city parks and gardens. Varazdin is a city where even the cemetery is an architectural pearl.

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  • Price: from 90 €
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Departure: on request
  • Group size: 2 - 6 persons
  • Show route on map
  • Activities:
    • Sightseeing
    • Walking

Standard departure time is 8:30 AM from your accommodation and it can be customized according to your preferences.

 

Tour Highlights:

  • Discover Trakošćan - the most beautiful castle in Croatia
  • Explore the Croatian world of nobles
  • Enjoy the picturesque landscapes of Croatian Zagorje
  • Experience Varaždin - Croatia's little Vienna

 

The price includes:

  • Comfortable A/C sedan or minivan transportation
  • Friendly guidance of the professional and licensed, English speaking
    ZagrebTours guide & driver
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Entrance tickets for Trakošćan castle
  • Sightseeing of Varaždin
  • Coffee break in Varaždin
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  • Price: from 90 €
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Departure: on request
  • Group size: 2 - 6 persons
  • Show route on map
  • Activities:
    • Sightseeing
    • Walking

Trakošćan Castle

Trakošćan Castle

Trakošćan is one of the most attractive and most visited castles in Croatia, located on the hills of Croatian Zagorje. It was built in the 13th century and its distinctive architectural feature is Romanesque castles from the 12th and 13 century. In 16th century the castle was taken over by Croatian Ban Juraj Draskovic for his personal use. He and his family remained its hereditary owners, with one brief interruption, until World War II.  Besides amazing faithful reconstruction of the castle which fully corresponds to 19th century, the castle Trakošćan contains valuable examples of baroque furniture, different weapons used from 15th to 19th century and other small items. Moreover, a beautiful romantic gardens, built on the model of English parks, and a large lake in front of the castle is something that should not be missed.

Baroque City Varaždin

Baroque City Varaždin

Varaždin is a baroque city in northwestern Croatia, along the Drava River. According to archeological findings the city area was inhabited in Roman times. However, the first official mention of Varaždin was found in the document of King Bela III from 12th century. In 18th century Varaždin was the capital of Croatia and the Parliament and the Royal Council established by Queen Maria Theresa was held there. The most famous sights are fortresses, churches, town hall, monasteries, Baroque palaces in the Old Town, and  Croatian National Theater. Varaždin, along with Zagreb, is the most important cultural center of northwestern Croatian. Every year in Varaždin you can visit Spancir fest, a festival during which the city is ruled by artists, street entertainers and musicians. Festival visit more than 100,000 to enjoy the interesting performances, exhibitions and concerts.

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  • Price: from 90 €
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Departure: on request
  • Group size: 2 - 6 persons
  • Show route on map
  • Activities:
    • Sightseeing
    • Walking

All prices are expressed in euro and all specified prices are based per person.

If you organize a trip for more persons than indicated in the price list, please feel free to contact us at igor@zagrebtours.com so we can make an offer that fits your needs.

Prices for private tour

Persons Price
2 140 €
3 - 4 110 €
5 - 6 90 €
  • Share it:
  • Price: from 90 €
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Departure: on request
  • Group size: 2 - 6 persons
  • Show route on map
  • Activities:
    • Sightseeing
    • Walking
Peter Kramaric
Australia
21.08.2011

Another fascinating, enjoyable and very well organised personal tour. Our guide Mirko was one of the friendliest, easy going and professional person i have ever met. He really added to our experience and nothing was to much trouble for him. He even bought lunch for my 2 children. Fantastic!!! Thankyou so much and we hope to use your services again in the near future.

 
Nancy Pavlovic & Steve Normandin
Canada
19.01.2011

More than a great tour: we liked all the explanations, the beauty of the landscape, the historic part. Our guide have a great sense of professionalism and was really sympathic. We learn a lot of Croatian life and culture. During this tour, we tried a very good restaurant. Everybody should try these formula!