Advent in a different way
Advent in a different way is a two-hour evening theme tour which tells the visitors stories about the old Advent traditions of the city of Zagreb by visiting sights decorated in the Christmas feel.
A different kind of Advent is an evening theme tour that tells stories about old customs for Advent and New Year in Zagreb, while visiting locations dedicated to Advent. During the walk, you will find out who built the first Nativity scene, how the old Zagrebians kept themselves warm during very cold winters, how they feasted for Christmas, who were the carollers, what exactly is the Christmas bonus, where the custom of decorating the Christmas tree comes from and plenty of other interesting information.
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Tours in Croatian language: December 8, 9, 15, 16, 17, 22, 29 and 30 at 6pm
Tours in English language: December 8, 9, 15, 16, 17, 22, 29 and 30 at 4pm
Duration: 1.5 hr
Price: 85 kn per person for adults and children over 7, free for children up to 6 years
Meeting point: Ban Josip Jelačić Square, in front of the Tourist Information Centre
Organizer: Omnes Artes d.o.o.