NEW
Buy Vouchers

Events in Croatia

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Croatia

Welcome

Login to your account below, if you do not have an account, select Register.

Or Login with your preferred Social Media Account

Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Twitter Sign in with Google

Register your account below, if you already have an account, select Login.

Zagreb: 2.5-Hour Walking Tour with Funicular Ride
  • Zagreb: 2.5-Hour Walking Tour with Funicular Ride

Book From

€20.00

BOOK NOW

Zagreb: 2.5-Hour Walking Tour with Funicular Ride

Discover the charm of Zagreb as you explore the city on a guided walking tour. Learn about the history of the city from an expert local guide, who will show you the hidden gems of the Croatian capital. Take a funicular ride to the old town.

Are you a business owner in Croatia?

Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Croatia.

  • Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
Find Out More
156 Reviews BEST SELLER

Highlights

  • Discover the hidden gems of Zagreb with a local guide
  • Enjoy a ride on the shortest funicular in the world
  • Visit the Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Description

Get an introduction to the rich history of the Croatian capital, dating back to medieval times, on a 2.5-hour guided walk. Your local guide will take you from the main square, Ban Jelacic, to the cathedral, which is one of the most important landmarks in the city. Hear about the origins of the Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the difficulties it has sustained, and its renovation. Your route takes you to vibrant Tkalciceva Street, better known as the bar street, where there’s always a steady stream of people. Hear about the philosophy of lounging and other everyday habits of the locals. A short stroll away is the charming funicular. This is the oldest form of public transportation in the city and has brought joy to the citizens of Zagreb for over 125 years. Hop on and take a ride to Gradec, the upper town. Gradec is one of the 2 medieval settlements that formed Zagreb. Take a walk along the charming Strossmayer promenade, the best spot for panoramic views of Zagreb rooftops. See the Lotrscak Tower and Saint Mark’s Church. The church with its picturesque rooftop appear on the postcard that is most frequently sent from Zagreb. Explore the side streets, discover their charm, and perhaps even enter one of the old courtyards. Descend to the oldest pharmacy in Zagreb, dating from the 14th century. Walk through the stone gate as you leave the upper town. The gate was a part of the defense system for the old city and is the only gate that has survived. Inside there is a small chapel housing the miraculous picture depicting Our Lady, the patron saint of Zagreb. After your visit to the old town, your guide will tell you about witchcraft and the Brotherhood of the Croatian Dragon, and show you some hidden gems of the city. Your tour ends back at the main square, where you’ll learn how Zagreb got its name before saying goodbye to your guide.

Includes

Licensed local guide
Walking tour
Funicular ticket

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 3 days in advance for a full refund

You may also like

My Lists

Create New Guide

OR

My Guides
Arrow

Login to create your guides for Croatia.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide

Cancel

Cancel

Create & Share Your Own 'Mini Guide to Croatia'

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section

Lists

Part of the My Guide Network

My Guide Croatia is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations

Quick Pay

Pay By Card


 Store Card Details for Quick Pay