On the trail of Varaždin’s history and Međimurje’s good drops

Upon arrival in the most beautiful baroque city of Varaždin and a meeting with a local guide, a tour of the City Cemetery from the 18th century follows. which is one of the pearls of garden architecture and natural monuments. We continue our sightseeing tour of the Old Town, the Palace of Sermaga, the Ursuline Church and Monastery, the Town Square, the Cathedral, the City Theater. Your tour guide will tell you interesting stories. Did you know that Varaždin’s old town has as many as 11 bell towers, six churches and three monasteries? Is it strange then that angels, such sweet and dear beings and symbols of goodness, chose Varaždin as their home? Varaždin is the city of angels, and now that you are in Varaždin, follow in their footsteps. Named “Little Vienna” for miles, and now that you’ve seen for yourself, it’s time to end your walk at the “Tourist” Hotel. In the beautiful ambience of the newly renovated hotel with a welcome drink, try the well-known Varaždin klipić. Organized lunch with traditional dishes of the Varaždin region as a good basis for further pleasures that await us in the Štrigovo cellar.

Varaždin - Štrigova

At the agreed time, we continue our journey towards the Međimurje Wine Road. Međimurje, the northernmost region of Croatia, abounds in rich fields and wine-growing slopes, as well as cultural heritage and tradition that is especially cherished in this area, and with its charm delights every visitor. The road leads us to the winery PODRUMI ŠTRIGOVA – the largest winery in Međimurje, which is located in Štrigova. The best Međimurje drops of Graševina, Pinot Blanc, Savignon, Riesling Rhine, Muscat, Traminac and other varieties of wine ripen in the undulating positions of the hilly mountains. On 141 ha of vineyards with a capacity of 2,000,000 liters. Wine tasting. After a good drink and buying wine at very affordable prices, return to the place of residence.