Velika Gorica

Velika Gorica is near Zagreb between the Turopolje plains and hills of Vukomeričke gorice in the direction of Sisak. On the hills of Vukomeričke gorice there is a wonderful view of the region which is made all the better by the three rivers - Odra, Sava and Kupa. The uniqueness of Velika Gorica and the nearby surroundings make up Turopolje's sites of interest: unique wooden architecture - churches, chapels, gazebos and huts built of oak; the archaeological site Andautonija, the old town of Lukavec and Turopolje Museum.

The Velika Gorica region nurtures and offers tourists authentic folk dances, songs and music, carnival activities, Gorica evenings, which is all enrichened by the Turopolje gastronomic offer! Zagreb Airport is nearby.

The old Roman town of Andautonia was located in the present village of Ščitarjevo between Zagreb and Velika Gorica, formerly a commercial, economic and cultural center on the Roman national road Siscia - Poetovio (Sisak – Ptuj). It was demolished in the 5th century during the Great Migration. Previous excavations have revealed the remains of streets, spas, an old mill, numerous coins, some jewelry, dishes, oil lamps, sculptures, frescoes, etc.

Tourist board:

Velika Gorica


  • Kurilovečka 2
  • 10410 Velika Gorica




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