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Maksimir, Zagreb

#1 of 21 in Parks in Zagreb
Zoo · Hidden Gem · Zoo / Aquarium
Completely surrounded by urban development, Maksimir supports over 100 species of birds and animals. Take a walk along numerous landscaped pathways, watch swans along the lake, or cycle through the 316 hectare (781 acre) site. If you wish, you can also go boating. Check out the city zoo housed in this park, and see the Belvedere landmark, which offers panoramic views from its hilltop location. Make Maksimir part of your personalized Zagreb itinerary using our Zagreb travel itinerary planner.
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  • An ideal place to take a walk and spend a wonderful afternoon in the greenery, especially parents with children to get a little out of the way, and with that opportunity to visit the zoo for children....  more »
  • A place for rest, relaxation, walks, socializing, and sometimes fitness training. A place of memories, but also of new encounters with nature and friends. If you visit Zagreb, you have not felt this....  more »
  • I really like parks in Zagreb. This is really a nice one, large and great for both runs or walks. Or a romantic evening! Nature is beautiful, I like that trees are marked and you can see which one is which. Everything is clean and spacious... definitely would recommend!
  • One of the most beautiful places in Zagreb. The 5 lakes are amazing. There is a Zoo nearby that is filled with exotic animals. 10/10 recommend!

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