Things to Do
Visit some of the landmarks in Croatia's capital city
When a newcomer to the Croatia is holidaying in Zagreb for
the first time, there are certain things that they must see and do to get the full experience of the city. Here are
some of the interesting places to see in Zagreb. These are considered to be some of the major landmarks in the
Zagreb's best known landmark, the Cathedral,
can be seen from many different points
in the city, and should be on any visitor's "must
see" list of things to do in Zagreb.
Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
This Cathedral, which can be seen from just about any point
in the city, is a beautiful structure. The original building was constructed in 1242, and has survived fires and
earthquakes – with the help of some reconstruction, of course. This is one of the most popular sights in Zagreb and
is something that every visitor should see up close.
Zagreb City Museum
Located in Old Town, a trip to the City Museum should be on
your itinerary. By tracing the area’s development, it will give you a better sense of the history of the city and
the people who inhabit it. It is definitely worth the price of admission.
|If you are traveling from
European cities to visit Zagreb on a train, you will arrive to the
city main railway station, as seen on this photo.
Ethnological MuseumThis very interesting museum shows what life was like in the area long ago. It contains preserved
thatched houses and tools that were used for a variety of different trades. Anyone who has even a passing interest
in history should visit this museum.
While many people wouldn’t think that a cemetery would make
for an interesting vacation hotspot, the ivy covered graves and monuments here are always a big tourist draw. All
of the famous people who have lived in Zagreb are buried in this cemetery.
|If you enjoy cycling, there are
plenty of cycling tracks in Zagreb and on the outskirts;
giving you the opportunity to explore the city and its suburbs.
Food is just as much as part of a vacation as anything else!
You will find a number of different restaurants in the city that serve up a variety of incredible
Vacationers in Zagreb will find many more things to do than
just those mentioned above. Day trips to nearby towns are always popular, which are great for seeing what life in a
smaller urban center is like. Whatever your style, from checking out all of the historical sights to finding great
restaurants or even seeking out the nightlife, you can find it all in Zagreb.