Biking & hiking holiday accommodation near the Croatian Capital City of Zagreb.
The highlights of the Eco House Trpuci are own lake and splendid location in the middle of Turopolje in the Vukomerice Highlands which are a part of Zagreb County. The eco-friendly house represents the cultural and architectural heritage of Turopolje region. It is rebuilt from original materials of an authentic 100-years-old Turopolje's house and completed with ecological materials.
The remarkable 20.000 m2 large estate with an own lake and a small stream offers a green holiday in harmony with nature.
A fireplace in the living room and wooden oak furniture and floors make the winter evenings very cosy and warm. The under-roof terrace, overlooking the lake and hills, and an outdoor whirlpool are perfect for barbeque evenings in the summer.
The Western Ranch & Restaurant "Cowboy" is only 7 km away from the house and it offers "Wild West" cuisine with some vegetarian and fish dishes and local products.
The Old Town Lukavec is 13 km away. The Museum of Turopolje in Velika Gorica (23 km) is worth a visit. It offers insight into the history and culture of Turopolje region and Zagreb County. The Archaeological Park “Andautonie”, which extends over 2500 m2, is 32 km away from the Holiday House Trpuci.
Vukomerice Highlands and Turopolje in Zagreb County are hidden gems for bikers and hikers, and for those who just want to relax in a country setting, but don't want to be too far from the city life.
Splendid location of the house - in an oasis of peace and quiet, in the middle of Vukomerice Highlands in Turopolje region, 20 km from the Croatian Capital City of Zagreb and 30 km from the Nature Park Zumberak – Samobor Highlands. Ideal for nature lovers, bikers and anglers wishing to enjoy the comfort of the house in a green oasis, but not to be to far from the exciting big city life.
The interior of this holiday home which exists of many natural wooden and brick elements, and a high-quality equipment – an attractive combination of homelike cosiness and modern living comfort!
Vukomerice Highlands – the biking and sports fishing paradise close to Zagreb. Mainly on unpaved ground, the cycling routes lead across the most beautiful parts of Zagreb County. The hilly profile is especially suitable for riders on mountain bikes, but there are many easy routes for beginners and less active people. A print version of the routes are available for free in Eco House Trpuci. The hosts can also advise you regarding fishing locations. The area has also become popular for mushroom-picking. And there are so many activities and interesting excursion spots for the whole family!
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Accommodation: Eco House Trpuci, 370 m2 , type K 6+2
Service: self catering (private house rental)
Equipment: house for 8 persons with 2 bedrooms + 1 anteroom, 2 bathrooms
Price information & additional costs:
Overnight stay (8 persons)
2 nights stay
1 night stay
1.1. - 31.12.
124 € per day
205 € per day
Additional costs (payment on the spot):
Discount: for a stay of 7 or more nights = 10% discount.
Payment on the spot is only possible in cash.
Check-in: 14.00 – 18.00 Languages spoken by the host:
Check-out: 8.00 - 11.00 Croatian, English
Mountain biking /cycling - marked cycle tracks allows you to experience the entire area of Vukomerice Higlands and Turopolje region in several stages – planning your cycling holiday day by day. There are 8 cycling routes with detailed descriptions and free print bike maps.
Sports fishing in rivers and lakes – the region abounds in clean rivers and is a paradise for fishermen. There are 800 ha of useful area for sport fishing, where you can find a lot of bass, chub, carp, grass carp, crucian carp, tench, pike, catfish, and zander. The Sava River, as well as the Odra River are the most popular fishing destinations. In summer many anglers, as well as bathers, go to the Kupa River. Beside rivers there are also private fish ponds and lakes, like the Lake Čiče. For this type of fishing a daily permit is needed.
Horse-back riding – there are several equestrian clubs which offer riding school, recreational, touristic and sport riding. Some of them are Western Ranch „Cowboy“ (7 km) and Ranch Kurilovec (23 km).
Swimming in the River Kupa in a village Pokupsko (28 km).
Educational walking path „Sumarica“, with a length of about 9 km, connects Krušak and Kozjača villages. You will pass this gentle landscape of Vukomerice Highlands (cro: Vukomeričke gorice), ornamented by mild hills and stream valleys, through the forest and vineyards. Starting point in Kozjača village (18 km).
Paintball adventure - there are several centers: Paintball Klub 300 in village of Kljucic Brdo (16 km) and Paintball center Sparta (23 km).
Excursion Resort Ključić brdo (16 km) - situated on beautiful hills of Vukomerice Highlands, the resort complex includes, pastures, woods, orchards, vineyards and the zoo park where you can see breeding sites for wild boar, horse, mouflon, roe-deer, deer, pheasant, wild duck, and domestic animals. Open only on weekends.
Ecological Park „Krašograd“ (18 km) - all the buildings on the estate and the surrounding facilities tell the eco-story, from wooden houses, a restaurant with original local specialties, to a cow farm that enables them to engage in ecological cattle breeding. The entire estate is the holder of the environmental certificate. It offers sports facilities, Zoo, outdoor swimming pool (open only in summer) and special offers on weekends.