Top things to do in Samobor

Nature Park in Samobor

Žumberak Samoborsko Gorje Nature Park

Samobor is a good jumping-off point for hiking into the Žumberak Samoborsko Gorje, a mountain system that links the high peaks of the Alps with the karstic caves and abysses of the Dinaric Range. Carpeted with meado…
Carnival in Samobor

Samobor Carnival

One of Croatia's oldest carnivals (held since at least 1827) sees street entertainers and music events throughout the week leading up to Shrove Tuesday, when carnival fun converges on Trg Kralja Tomislava with a bur…
Ice Cream in Samobor

Slatka Tvornica Medenko

Don't miss this amazing ice-cream shop, which is one of Croatia's best. The ice cream is made in a traditional way, with no artificial aromas, colourings or preservatives, and the flavours are unique – pumpkin oil, …
Croatian in Samobor

Gabreku 1929

This classic local restaurant, a short walk from the town centre, has been run by the same family since the 1920s. It’s known for its 40 types of sweet and savoury palačinke (crêpes).
Desserts in Samobor

U Prolazu

Right on the main square, this place is renowned for having the best kremšnite (custard pie; 9KN) in town.
Music in Samobor

Samobor Music Festival

Nine days of classical music performances, many held inside Samobor's two central churches.
Mine in Samobor

St Barbara Mine

Just uphill from the village of Rude, 5km southwest of Samobor, is this former copper and iron-ore mine. Mining activity started here in 1210 and was closed in 1959, reopening as a tourist attraction in 2012. Inform…