Book our guided private day trip from Zagreb to Trakošćan and Varaždin with luxury vehicle and local driver-guide. Join our Zagreb private walking tour with a local licensed guide. Experience Zagreb’s Upper Town and Lower Town districts on this 120-150 minute long walking tour. The City Tour will give you an insight into the two different cities. The modern, urban, and vibrant capital as well as the historic, cultural Zagreb that grew side by side with its counterpart Vienna. Next, we continue our tour to Trakošćan castle, with its well-presented museum and attractive grounds. The castle features three floors of exhibits. It displays the family’s original furniture, a plethora of portraits, an armament’s collection of swords. The rooms range in style from neo-Renaissance to Gothic and baroque. Finally, we will also visit Varaždin, the former capital town of Croatia.
08:00 Pick up and departure from Zagreb
10:30 Zagreb district with your own guide
10:45 Continue with Trakošćan sightseeing
14:30 Departure towards Varaždin with lunch
15:30 Sightseeing town of Varaždin, city walk
18:00 Return to Zagreb
Entrance fee is not included in the price of the tour so please have the exact amount prepared once you meet our driver in the morning at the day of the tour;
Departure Point: Hotel pick up and drop-off from Zagreb and outside of downtown Zagreb, please advise your exact pick-up location upon confirmation.
Morning in Zagreb, meet your friendly local guide for Zagreb private walking tour. In other words, the city tour will give you an insight into the two different cities. The modern, urban, and vibrant capital as well as the historic, cultural Zagreb. Next, we will take a ride by Zagreb’s funicular. The shortest cable car in the world has only 66 meters in length and connecting downtown Zagreb with the Upper (old) Town. Furthermore, you will enjoy the historic walk through its alleys, palaces, and monuments. From the Upper Town, we go downtown passing by the Zagreb’s Cathedral and walking through Croatia’s biggest Farmers Market “Dolac”. Finally, the city tour ends with lunch in one of Zagreb’s traditional restaurants where you will have a chance to try some of the local specialties.
After time in Zagreb to our next destination for a day, Trakošćan castle. The drive from Zagreb to Trakošćan will take you through gentle landscapes of green hills, vineyards, and charming churches. You will take a step into the royal history and visit one of the biggest castles in the area ”the Trakoscan Castle”. Trakošćan is one of the most beautiful castles in Croatia and a highlight of the trip. It is a 13th-century hilltop castle and has been renovated in the neo-Gothic style in the 1850s. Explore the museum inside, and imagine how splendid it must have been to live in the castle. Enjoy a walk in the park with a lake below the castle.
After the Trakoščan we are heading towards Varaždin. It is one of the oldest and the most beautiful Central European cities. It is often referred to as “Little Vienna”. In Varaždin, you are going to enjoy a traditional local lunch in one of the local restaurants. You will enjoy the stunning countryside landscape and local homemade folk-cuisine specialties together with excellent local wines. Following lunch, we are continuing the trip towards Zagreb and expected to arrive in Zagreb at 6.00 pm.
You can complete your booking online by using the displayed booking form on www.croatia-private-tours.com website. Just choose the date, your departure, and destination points and follow the link. Another option is booking over the phone. We are also available 24/7 by email, WhatsApp, and Viber.
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