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5-Day Zagreb and Surroundings Adventure

5-Day Zagreb and Surroundings Adventure Itinerary

Published: 2024 Mar 02

Zagreb City Exploration

Morning
Start your day with a delightful breakfast at Dubravkin Put, a charming restaurant offering a mix of traditional and modern Croatian cuisine. After breakfast, embark on a Zagreb City Walking Tour to discover the city's hidden gems and rich history. Visit the iconic landmarks such as the Ban Jelacic Square (Trg Bana Jelacica), St. Mark's Church (Crkva Svetog Marka), and the Zagreb Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Afternoon
For lunch, head to Vinodol, a renowned restaurant offering a wide range of Croatian and international dishes. After lunch, visit the Museum of Broken Relationships (Muzej Prekinutih Veza), a unique museum that showcases the stories of failed relationships through donated personal items. Conclude your afternoon with a visit to the Zagreb 360 Observation Deck (Zagreb Eye) for panoramic views of the city.
Evening
Enjoy a relaxing evening at Pod Zidom, a cozy restaurant known for its excellent wine selection and Croatian specialties. After dinner, take a leisurely stroll through the Upper Town (Gornji Grad) and experience the charming atmosphere of Zagreb's historic district.
Bedtime
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Zagreb's Cultural Heritage

Morning
Start your day with a visit to the Dolac Market, the largest and most famous open-air market in Zagreb. Explore the vibrant stalls and experience the local flavors. Afterward, take a guided tour of the Croatian National Theatre (HNK Zagreb), a stunning architectural gem and the heart of Croatian performing arts.
Afternoon
For lunch, head to Mundoaka Street Food, a popular spot offering a variety of international street food dishes. After lunch, visit the Museum of Illusions, a fun and interactive museum that will challenge your perception of reality. Continue your afternoon with a visit to the Stone Gate (Kamenita Vrata), a historic site with a fascinating legend.
Evening
Indulge in a fine dining experience at Boban Restoran, known for its exquisite Croatian and Mediterranean cuisine. After dinner, take a guided evening walk to the Zrinjevac Park (Nikola Subic Zrinski Square), one of the most beautiful parks in Zagreb, and enjoy the romantic ambiance.
Bedtime
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Natural Wonders of Plitvice

Morning
Depart from Zagreb early in the morning for a day trip to the breathtaking Plitvice Lakes National Park. Explore the park's stunning waterfalls, crystal-clear lakes, and lush greenery. Take a guided tour to discover the park's unique flora and fauna, and enjoy the serene natural beauty.
Afternoon
For lunch, enjoy a picnic amidst the natural splendor of the park. After lunch, continue your exploration of the park, taking in the mesmerizing landscapes and capturing unforgettable moments.
Evening
Return to Zagreb in the evening and unwind with a relaxing dinner at Burger Bar, a casual eatery known for its gourmet burgers and craft beers.
Bedtime
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Ljubljana and Lake Bled

Morning
Embark on a day trip to Ljubljana, the charming capital of Slovenia. Enjoy a scenic drive to Ljubljana and start your day with a visit to the iconic Ljubljana Castle, offering panoramic views of the city.
Afternoon
For lunch, savor the flavors of Slovenia at Takenoko Sushi & Noodle Bar, known for its authentic Japanese cuisine. After lunch, take a leisurely walk along the Ljubljanica River and explore the city's vibrant streets and bridges.
Evening
Depart from Ljubljana and head to the enchanting Lake Bled. Enjoy a relaxing evening by the lake, take a traditional Pletna boat to the picturesque Bled Island, and visit the iconic Bled Castle (Blejski Grad) perched on a cliff overlooking the lake.
Bedtime
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Culinary Delights and Hidden Gems

Morning
Start your day with a Taste Zagreb Food Tour, a guided culinary adventure through Zagreb's food scene. Sample a variety of local dishes and delicacies, and learn about the city's gastronomic traditions.
Afternoon
For lunch, visit Stari Fijaker 900, a traditional restaurant offering authentic Croatian cuisine. After lunch, take a guided tour of the Nikola Tesla Technical Museum, dedicated to the life and work of the famous inventor.
Evening
Conclude your trip with a memorable dinner at Didov San, a family-owned restaurant known for its warm atmosphere and delicious homemade dishes. After dinner, take a leisurely walk through the Botanical Garden and enjoy the tranquility of this hidden gem in the heart of Zagreb.
Bedtime
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