Rastoke fairytale

TOUR PROGRAM – SHORT OPTION – up to 1,5 hours

Arrival and reception at the Tourist Center “Mirjana & Rastoke” where our agency is located, meeting with the guide and a short break with refreshments of your choice. Our “Rastoke fairies” (licensed local guides dressed in fairy costumes) leads you into a Rastoke fairytale.

Arrival at our “water pearl” Rastoke, which is 2-3 minutes away from our tourist centre. We start the tour above the last waterfall, descend to the Lower Rastoke graduating one of the oldest bridges where we visit mills and farms of our Rastoke natives. At the Lower Rastoke, we are visiting an old mill with a detailed description and demonstration where you’ll be able to purchase a variety of cereal products aswell. After getting to know the old ways of working, that were thankfully still preserved to this day, the path leads us to the Upper Rastoke where are settled the nicest Rastoke estates after which the tour will continue to the newly renovated promenade and viewpoint where we completed a tour of this Croatian pearl.

TOUR PROGRAM – LONG OPTION – up to 2,5 hours

Since we became friends with Rastoke, relaxed our body and mind with a unique scenes of harmony between man and water we are going to the remains of French rule from the early 19th century – Napoleon’s magazine where secrets are still sleeping from the time of the great emperor.

After the beautiful panorama of the Rastoke and the city Slunj we continue down towards to the old ruins, one of the bravest Croatian fortress – the Frankopan fortress that keeps the story from even the 12th century, was the seat of many Croatian heros and Croatian defense shield.

Having learned something from the rich history of Slunj, the old road leads us to the magic corner of the old Moćans bridge and mill at the river Slunjčica, from which we climb up to the church of the Holy Trinity, the site of a former Franciscan monastery and the town square, where your bus is waiting for you.