Top things to do

Fortress in Mt Medvednica


This medieval fortress, just above the city on the southern side of Mt Medvednica, is Zagreb’s most important medieval monument. Built from 1249 to 1254, it was erected to protect the city from Tartar invasions. Tod…
Cave in Mt Medvednica

Veternica Cave

Croatia's sixth-largest cave is open for visitors on weekends from mid-April through the summer months. You can explore the first 380m of the cave on an hour-long guided tour that takes in some weirdly shaped stalag…
Croatian in Mt Medvednica


This mountain hut is very popular on weekends for its home-cooked traditional Croatian dishes served in a rustic setting.
Croatian in Mt Medvednica


On the western side of Medvednica, this beloved mountain hut at 864m has great basic lodgings and serves hearty food.
Croatian in Mt Medvednica


One of Sljeme's oldest huts, Runolist has beautiful views of Zagreb and traditional food and drink. Simple overnight accommodation is also available.