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Tourist Board of Velika Gorica

The heart of
Turopolje

What to experience?

Legendfest

Legendfest takes place in the Old Town Lukavec, near Velika Gorica. It is inspired by well known festival of old folk tales, legends and myths in Istria. Here, visitors have a chance to have a good time finding out and learning about the customs of Turopolje and Zagreb County, their legends, stories and tradition.

VG Fest

VG Fest presents a new urban festival where the audience gets to know a series of young artists, musicians, dancers, performance artists, graffiti artists from Zagreb and Velika Gorica.

Turopolje carnival

Carnival is a time of companionship, fun, joke, creating and connecting of impossible combinations, so, armed with joy and good will, plan your arrival to Gorica promenade with a mask on your face!

Turopolje gastro

The festival of food and drinks where caterers of Velika Gorica are represented by high quality, home-made and healthy food, bakery products, sweets and drinks. The whole week, during the festival, restaurants offer their delicacies at promotional prices, with the possibility of tasting.

Tourist offer

Where to stay?

Velika Gorica is the biggest economic, cultural and traffic centre of Zagreb County. It’s a modern town with beautiful parks, squares and playgrounds. This town is the town of children, youth and sport. There are many reasons which can lead you to Velika Gorica and Turopolje. Only one of them is quite enough to be our dear guest.

Gastro guide

In our part of the country you can enjoy excellent gastronomic offer. Our beer-halls offer you old, authentic specialties, and our restaurants modern kitchen delicacies. Hard working producers prepared for you from their orchards and vineyards top-quality brandies, liqueurs and wines.

About Velika Gorica

The Town of Velika Gorica located 16 km south of Zagreb is the centre of the area of 552 square kilometres. It is the biggest and the main settlement of the traditional Turopolje region.

Touch of the past

The first record of Turopolje, referred to as Campus Turou, can be found in a roll from 1334. Until the 17th century the area of Turopolje was in documents referred to as the Field of Zagreb (Campus Zagrabiensis).

In the arms of nature

A walk through Turopolje can really thrill you with its beautiful sights, amenities, new discoveries and pleasures. Every season of the year makes our nature different. It simply pleads a man to return just shortly to nature from which he has been more and more separated and drifted apart by this hectic life.