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Medvednica mountain (Sljeme)

Zagreb, Croatia
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Ranked #16 of 70 attractions in Zagreb
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Mountains, Parks
Activities: Skiing
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Roatan, Honduras
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Best, and only mountaineering to be done in the city of Zagreb. Good place for hiking, scenic viewing and some good food at the peak of the Croatian Mountains...

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Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Rode up to the summit on road which was reasonably quiet and a pleasant climb. Intended to do some mtb routes however the routes were not well marked. We were looking for more XC style tracks rather than downhill. Take your tracks on GPS.

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Zagreb
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Fantastic nature just 30 minutes from Jelačić Square. Great place to refuel your empty batteries and get away from stress if everyday life. Travelers are not so familiar with this venue, which is a shame, because beautiful woods, creeks and views of Medvednica are not be missed. Also, don't bring to much food when going there - there are plenty... More

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Segovia, Spain
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

If you are staying longer in Zagreb you should visit this place. One day is enough for visit. Ascent is not so difficult, it's a little more challenging walk through the woods and greenery with fresh air. For coming there use tram N 14: direct Mihaljevac and that is name of last stop where you have to get out and... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

There are very many well marked hiking trails all over this wooded and cool mountain. Many konobas (taverns) and open air refreshment places. Too bad the topography makes for many ascents and descents. Also, the forest vegetation results in relatively few views down into the plains.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Unfortunately when we arrived we found everything closed. Nothing was working, no snow. We hoped to ski in this year, but no luck.

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Zagreb, Croatia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

When summer heats climb to 38 Celsius i go to Sljeme, or when on a winter day Zagreb is covered in thick fog, i look for the sun on top of Medvednica mountain, its just the best thing that has happened to this city:-) Its lovely nature, fresh air, and amazing position make it as nature oasis the closest as... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
29 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We started our short hike from the end of the Tram line in Zagreb. We hiked for hours which far exceeded the quick route in the park we were meant to take. Ended up walking to this ski mountain by mistake and I enjoyed my first skiing experience- on two shoes sliding down as I stood upright. Fell over after... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

One of my favorite places in Zagreb to go with friends for relaxation and having fun! The nature is more than beautiful and great for outdoor activities.

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Auburn, Maine
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142 reviews 142 reviews
39 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

While this park is conveniently located just outside of Zagreb, and it's trails are nice and well-kept, I found the overall experience to be very average overall. The trails, at least the ones we were on, were all very heavily forested. This is great if you just want to be out in nature, but we all commented that we could... More

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