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The attraction in question is a hiking trail SW of the town of Skrad in the county of "Gorski Kotar", Republic of Croatia."Zeleni Vir" translates into "Green Whirlpool", a name drawn from the local stream.The hiking trail leads through a gorge, by...more
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

If you are going by car to the entrance of the gorge the road is narrow and steeep- But if you are careful it is feasible.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank C2513VLandreas
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Zeleni vir is a protected reserve of natural values in Croatia. There is a 800 meter long narrow canyon "Vražji prolaz" and the cave of "Muževa hižica". We left a car in Skrad (at the railway station). Zeleni vir is 30 minutes' walk away. In...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jelena K
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Two wonderful walks ended by cave and waterfall respectively. It would be great if you could rent a torch in the cash desk, because there is no lights in the cave.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank agad73
Reviewed August 16, 2018

we had to pay 25 kuna per person for entrance, but the paths were not well maintained. Fallen trees, slippery slopes with broken railing, made it impossible to finish the trail. we had to turn around. not very spectacular. small waterfall and cave is completely...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SilvieD19
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit. The road is narrow, so just drive slow and watch for other cars. You can also leave your car in Skrad and take a hike to the valley. Once you get there, there are 2 paths to take - one to a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Zlatko B
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

If you love canyons you will like Devil's Pass as a part of Zeleni vir. Still pretty wild but safe to walk over the bridges and stairs. You'll need about 20min from Zeleni vir to the cave. The spring and the waterfall can be reached...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank SandraB8
Reviewed July 23, 2018

The walk can be done from Skrad. If you walk use path from Skrad train station (some 30 min descent, up to 1 hour ascent. The path is well marked, mostly in the nice wood. Next walking option is along Iševnica creek valley. You also...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank zubuz
Reviewed July 16, 2018

have visited this place again after longer time,combined it with the festival of 45meter strudel with berries which was cut and sold to the public.lots of people attended. the walk to the falls and to the vrazji prolaz is not very long or demanding,it is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sandrom359
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

It Is one of the most dramatic places in Gorski kotar. For me much nice and more natural feeling than Plitvice. Not so may tourists and more quiet.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Vlado Z
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

We went there to escape from the heat and the people on the beaches. Good idea! Ticket was 25 kn and hiking was beautiful it is like walking in the middle od Spielberg's movie. Im coming back definitely

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Abel Ć
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