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Maksimir Park (Maksimirirski perivoj)

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Address: Bukovacka, Zagreb, Croatia
Description: This 18th-century, 18 hectare park also houses the city zoo.

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A small gem in otherwise busy city

Park Maksimir is a nice place to visit on a day when Dinamo is not playing. It is nice, big and quiet. In the past a part of it was a zoo but I am not sure if it is still there... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

Park Maksimir is a nice place to visit on a day when Dinamo is not playing. It is nice, big and quiet. In the past a part of it was a zoo but I am not sure if it is still there. In general, just like any big city a visit to a park helps. Enjoy it.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

I've seen a lot of parks and this one is nice, but nothing special. It's great if you have kids and want to get out for a walk or take them to one of the many playgrounds. There just isn't that much to see/do there. People take their dogs for walks there and they poop on the grass everywhere, so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

WOOOW!! A beautiful forrest park with five lakes and a zoo just 15 minutes with the tram from main square. GO FOR IT!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

great área to walk, run and enjoy nature in the midle of the zabreg city. it was snow and is possible to skate

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I like its green meadows, its deferent sorts of hudge trees, birds singing, a lot of paths and banches near lakes specally during summer season, and also our beautiful ZOO placed in Maksimir Park!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

It was a great visit to Maksimir Park, there was a stunning zoo inside. I didn't know that a tarantula was that big :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

It's a huge reason to love Zagreb because it's a really beautiful and peaceful park which is very large and where you can lose track of time while walking. The Pavillion of Echoes is located inside park and definitely a must see.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I really like Maksimir, and I am so sad because we don't have nice ZOO. Maksimir is amazing for relaxing, walking and driving with bike. I go there with my friend, with bike, and we always try to find something new. There are many little lakes that I adore. The best thing about Maksimir is Vidikovac, you can sit there,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Located by the pride of Zagreb, the stadium of the football club Dinamo, this park is easily accessible. Having visited it during Christmas, we didn't expect to see many passers-by; however, we were in for a surprise. In a short period, the park got lively with locals who adore jogging and taking their kids and pets for a walk in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Maksimi park is great place to visit. You can feel a lot of emotions there if you are with your partner. I engaged my girlfriend there, and I will go there again, because Maksimir is my love place now.

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