ZAGREB SURROUNDINGS MTB ADVENTURE (4 DAYS/3 NIGHTS)
Zagreb surroundings are the ideal place for those who wish to escape the city for an active and adventurous weekend! Experience mountains around Croatia’s capital on MTB’s!
A three-day excursion/trip includes riding on the slopes of Medvednica Mountain up to its highest peak Sljeme (1035 m), visiting Žumberačka Gora Mountain and Divlje Vode Park, as well as Samoborsko Gorje Hill Range and Okić village.
Join us for a ride on some amazing winding single tracks and leave only your tire marks. Medvednica Mountain has also been home to the FIS World Ski Cup slalom race for many years. Its trail diversity that is just 30 min bike ride from the center will offer various options to suit all levels of riding.
Medvednica Mountain or “Bear Mountain“ offers the easiest escape from the city, being a unique example of a nature park just outside a large city. It is covered with dense beech, oak, chestnut and fir forest and it certainly is favorite excursion destination for the Zagreb citizens and their guests. Containing numerous paths and trails, Medvednica Mountain stands as a great place for many sport and recreational activities: hiking, cycling, climbers, skiing… Medvednica hides other attractions too: ravines, caves, waterfalls, old mine shafts and small picturesque churches. It’s also a great viewpoint that provides good views of Zagreb and the low hills of the Zagorje region, with its wonderful green landscape.
With its peak Sveta Gera (1178 m) Žumberačka Gora Mountain is the highest part of inland Croatia. Žumberak and Samoborsko Gorje Hill Range are covered by a network of hiking trails, bike routes and educational walks. With their preserved nature, forests, meadows, hill tops and plateaus, water springs and caves, as well as archeological sites and cultural monuments, Žumberak and Samoborsko Gorje Hill Range have been attracting mountaineers and picnickers for many years. Marking the south-eastern extent of Samoborsko Gorje is the steep sided summit of Okić, crowned by the ruins of one of Croatia’s most forbidding medieval fortresses.
Arrival in Zagreb, accommodation in Lobagola B&B
Breakfast at the B&B, 4-8 h MTB-ing on Medvednica Mountain, visit to the old salt mine shaft, lunch included
Beakfast at the B&B, 4-8 h MTB-ing on Žumberak Mountain, visiting Divlje Vode Park, lunch included
Breakfast at the B&B, 4-8 h MTB-ing on Samoborsko Gorje, ride to Okić, lunch included