Zagreb, Fužine, Novi Vinodolski

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Zagreb to Fuzine and Novi Vinodolski

Spend some peace and quiet in pristine nature and enjoy a great outing at your outmost leisure! Every Saturday you can experience the brisk serenity of lush green mountains and the blue tranquility of the beckoning sea, and all that in just one fabulous trip. Join us in exploring splendid sights and sounds from hillside to seaside.

Itinerary:

8:00 AM – An hour and a half’s drive to Fužine, a well-known popular tourist destination surrounded by great mountains and lakes.

10:00 AM – A welcome drink and snacks followed by a 45 minute boat ride on Lake Bajer, an artificial lake of clear water abounding in fish and vegetation and encircled by an enchanting 7 kilometer promenade.

11:00 AM – A short drive to Vrelo Cave, a small cave of charming beauty and spring water, dating back to almost 4 million years ago. Being a single fully accessible cave in Europe, Vrelo offers a unique guided tour experience for all visitors.

12:00 PM – A short drive to the Ethnographic Collection Lič and the Sanctuary of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Snow followed by guided tours. With more than 500 exhibits in the permanent display, the Ethnographic Collection forms a very respectable museum, while the Sanctuary owes its existence to an interesting twist of fate that will be explained in more detail on the site.

1:30 PM – A rich three-course lunch of local delicacies, including boar and deer meat, frog legs, oyster mushrooms and ceps, fuži pasta, home-made bread, škripavac cheese and blueberry pie.

3:30 PM – An hour’s drive to Novi Vinodolski, a delightful seaside resort dominated by the fertile Vinodol Valley used for agriculture and winemaking. Contemporary development of the region is witnessed by Vinodol Statute of 1288 and significant Glagolitic works of the era, and the historic core of the town boasts Frankopan Castle, the Trinity Church, the Paulist Monastery, the house of Mažuranić brothers, the Homeland Museum and several other historical sites. Three hours of personal leisure activities followed by a two hour drive to Zagreb.

Itinerary

TOUR INFO:


The minimum of passengers for the excursion is 22, but the vehicle can accommodate 5 wheelchair-bound people. If the clients prefer that option, the excursion can be custom-made with extra charge for a smaller number of passengers.

The excursion does not include sites other than stated, but some additional services can be provided with extra charge.

The lunch included in the price does not include drinks of any kind or deserts other than stated. For vegetarians and passengers with special food requirements other dishes can be provided with no extra charge, but the agency must be informed at least 48 hours before the trip.