Private Medvednica Falconry Tour from Zagreb

Private & Custom Tours in Croatia

Tour description provided by Viator

Enjoy a unique private falconry experience on a 3 hour long outdoor activity in Nature park Medvednica. Try your hand at the oldest sport known to the world. Witness falcons and hawks, one of the fastest specimens of the animal kingdom showcasing their enormous skill while being guided by one of the six Croatian falconers.Falconer will give a presentation, as well as introductory of what is needed to become falconer, close bond between birds and himself and little known details of the trade. Perfect addition to this exciting falconry adventure will be the visit to the Medvedgrad fortress where you will be intrigued by the legend of the Black Queen.
Enjoy a ride in Land Rover Defender up to Nature park Medvednica and don't be surprised if we stumble across native wildlife on our way to destination of this micro adventure. While we wander through the hidden paths and white roads, you can admire serenity of a pristine ecosystem in the direct vicinity of Croatia's capital. There is no better scenery to immerse yourself in an interactive experience of falconry than falcon's natural habitat such as Medvednica's forest. During the demonstration, you’ll learn all about the ancient practice of falconry, in which falcons are trained to develop their skills to the perfection which is used to hunt prey. Your guide will introduce you to the history of falconry and training techniques that eventually create special partnership between the trainer and these majestic birds of prey. Don't miss the unique opportunity to try your hand at the falconry and to experience how it feels to hold one of the worlds most skilled predators. To continue the medieval experience we will take you to the Medvedgrad fortress where you will enjoy spectacular view of Zagreb and it's surroundings while hearing legends of Black Queen. 

What’s included

  • Private tour
  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Entrance fee to Medvedgrad fortification

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks

Highlights

  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
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