Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Osijek1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Osijek with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.
Railway and landscape maps of Osijek areaThis Osijek map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
City tours, excursions and tickets in Osijek and surroundings
Croatia - moving around the countryTaxi in Croatia is also popular, although it is relatively not expensive. Average boarding fee will cost about two and a half dollars, and at least 1 dollar for every next kilometer. Please note that this excludes the luggage fee. Almost every car has a meter, so you can monitor and calculate the cost of travel. However, prices in cities at the peak of the tourist seasons can rise by two or three times the usual amount. At night (from 10 pm to 5 am), the taxi fare rises by 20%. The same rule applies to movement on holidays and weekends. Please note that hitchhiking in Croatia is not advisable, since locals very rarely express a desire to offer a lift on the road to tourists. … Open
Nature and parks of CroatiaKornati is another national park located on the archipelago of the same name. The island is very popular among yachtsmen and divers. Its popularity is easily explained by the richest underwater world. The bottom off the coast features the reefs forming fanciful labyrinths. There, you can find corals, pearls and various kinds of fish. Different birds inhabit the shores; gannets, owls, falcons, and buzzards are among them. The island of Mljet in South Dalmatia is also a national park. The first mention of this place can be found in the records of ancient Greek seafarers. There are two picturesque lakes with salt water on the island. In the middle of the Great Lake, there is a small island. A monastery was built there in the 12th century; it has amazingly survived to our days. … Open
Photogallery of Osijek sights
Our guide to Osijek
Cuisine and top restaurants
A beautiful historic building houses Lipov hlad Restaurant with its originally designed vintage hall. It features massive wooden furniture and is decorated with national-style works of art. In such an authentic atmosphere, it will be even more interesting to taste national food. Here they serve very simple and affordable meals. Guests are always offered various types of pizza, as well as first courses and sweet … Open
Traditions and mentality of Osijek
All major religious holidays are celebrated on a large scale here. The most magnificent celebrations are usually organized on Easter and Christmas. It is noteworthy that the region's first Christmas songs were written back in the 12th century and have never lost their relevance. During the pre-Christmas time, Osijek always hosts traditional fairs where they sell souvenirs and popular festive treats. Musicians and … Open
Travel guide to Osijek
Important religious monument of the city include the Franciscan church and Monastery of the Raising of the Holy Cross. There is no exact information on their foundation. According to some historical data, the monastery was founded in the reign of the Ottoman Empire. Until recently, the historical monastery had been an important pilgrimage center and housed many unique religious artifacts. The religious construction … Open
Osijek for children - what to visit
Every child will surely be thrilled if you take them to Gradski Bazeni whose visitors can enjoy plenty of swimming. The place features a relaxing atmosphere, not least because the center is always clean and well-kept. The complex includes an Olympic pool, indoor and outdoor pools designed for visitors of any age, a jacuzzi, a sauna, as well as a small water attraction for the youngest travelers. The good news is … Open
Shopping, streets and outlets
Shopping trips can be diversified by exploring the local market in the city's main square. On its counters, you can buy the most popular regional products, as well as non-food goods at much lower cost than in malls. At the market, many tourists prefer to buy traditional lace tablecloths and handicrafts as souvenirs. Besides, several pavilions specialize in antiques here. Nearby is an original gift shop - … Open
Advices for travellers
10. Although the city has quite a lot of bars and nightclubs, most of them close before midnight. Bars located in the historic area are usually open until 11:00 pm. 11. Osijek offers a comfortable climate: in summer, the average air temperature is +21°C. Negative temperatures are rare even in the midst of winter. 12. Beer lovers will have the opportunity to check out the oldest brewery in Croatia. It is … Open