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Sljeme mountain with a cable car - a day in nature


Type of tour: Private tour
Season: all year
Duration: 6 hours
If you question yourself what things to do while staying in Zagreb we have unexpected answer -
join us on daily trip to Sljeme hill and Medvedgrad fort  and make your Zagreb holiday even more fun.
What you can expect: picture perfect nature, viewpoints of Zagreb and Zagorje valley, fresh air and a bit of hiking adjusted for everyone

If you want to see Zagreb from a different perspective and spend a day in nature, this is the right tour for you.

We start the day with a funicular ride. It takes 20 minutes and you will enjoy a panoramic view of Zagreb.
When we reach the top, it's time for a short coffee/tea break with a view of the other side of the mountain - the hilly area called Zagorje.On a good day, we can even see the Slovenian Alps!
The walking part of the tour is mostly downhill.
On the way to the Medvedgrad castle, we will pass a traditional mountain hut, where we will take a short break. Medvedgrad Castle is an important place in the history of Zagreb and another point from which you can enjoy a view of the city. The tour ends in Šestine, where you can try local specialities in the restaurant “Šestinski lagvić”. After the meal, we will take a taxi and return to your hotel.

The Medvednica Mountain

with its highest peak Sljeme (1,035 m), provides a panoramic view of metropolitan Zagreb, the Sava and the Kupa valleys, and the region of Hrvatsko Zagorje. 

The old Medvedgrad

a recently restored medieval burg built in the 13th century, represents a special attraction of Medvednica hill. It overlooks the western part of the city and also has the Shrine of the Homeland, a memorial with an eternal flame.

  • 09:00 start from your accommodation to the bottom station of the cable car with a taxi / or meeting there
  • 20 minutes of cable car ride
  • coffee / tea / drink at the top 
  • viewpoint from Sljeme tower
  • an hour walk to mountain lodge "Grafičar", short break
  • 45 min downhill walk to Medvedgrad castle, visit to the castle
  • 30-40 min walk to reach restaurant Šestinski lagvić
  • 15:00 Lunch in Šestinski lagvić tavern (optional) /return to Zagreb
240 EUR 1-2 pax
270 EUR 3 pax
300 EUR 4 pax
330 EUR 5 pax

360 EUR 6 pax
390 EUR 7 pax

**** Sljeme basic tour 160 EUR for groups up to 8 people
bookable by e mail or by phone 00385912222299

Included in price:
  • taxi ride to the bottom station of cable car
  • cable car tickets
  • entrance to Sljeme tower
  • entrance to Medvedgrad castle
  • english speaking host
Not included in price:
  • food and beverages

For cancellation up to 24 hours before departure, the organizer will charge 100% of the price.
For cancellation up to 48 hours before departure, the organizer will charge 50% of the price.
For cancellations over this period, the organizer will not charge the cancellation costs.
The organizer reserves the right to cancel a customer's booking for a full refund in case of bad weather and not enough travelers.
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