Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Zagreb

Come and experience Zagreb and its museums, history and art galleries. This city's cafés, theaters and local tours attract many visitors, and its walkable and welcoming location add to the charm. Archaeological Museum, Croatian National Theatre and Ethnographic Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Zagreb

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Zagreb a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zagreb Funicular (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Salata Sport and Recreation Center (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Bocarski Dom (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Bundek Lake (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Zagreb Zoo (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Recreational Sports Center Jarun (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Zagreb

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Zagreb. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Zrinjevac (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • King Tomislav Square (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Botanical Garden (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Bocarski Dom (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Bundek Lake (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Park Maksimir (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Zagreb

The nearest airport is in Zagreb (ZAG), located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Zagreb Central Station, Zagreb Zapadni Station and Zagreb Klara Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Zagreb?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 482 vacation rentals near Zagreb. From 325 Condos/Apartments to 85 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Zagreb for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Zagreb?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Zagreb. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Branimir Centar: 463 vacation rentals
  • Croatian Parliament: 465 vacation rentals
  • Zagreb (ZGC-Zagreb Central Train Station): 465 vacation rentals
  • Ban Jelacic Square: 466 vacation rentals
  • City Center One West: 467 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Zagreb! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Zagreb?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Zagreb:

  • Samobor: 262 rentals
  • Ozalj: 25 rentals
  • Rogaška Slatina: 17 rentals
  • Sveta Nedelja: 401 rentals
  • Jablanovec: 430 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Zagreb?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Zagreb. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Branimir Centar: 463 rentals
  • Croatian Parliament: 465 rentals
  • Zagreb (ZGC-Zagreb Central Train Station): 465 rentals
  • Ban Jelacic Square: 466 rentals
  • City Center One West: 467 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Zagreb listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.