Advent in Zagreb: Magic is Near

04.11.2019

Many consider December to be the most beautiful month of the year in Zagreb. Advent in Zagreb, which will mark the period between early December and the first days of January in the entire city, contributes the most to the holiday atmosphere.

Advent in Zagreb has been voted the most beautiful in Europe for three consecutive years. Its activities still continue to thrill visitors so visiting Zagreb during Advent has been on many tourists’ schedules for months in advance.

Numerous happenings in squares and streets of the city centre, a beautiful ice rink, music of all genres, excellent catering offer and romantically decorated parks and squares are just a fraction of the holiday atmosphere. This year the fairy tale of Advent in Zagreb will surprise visitors with many novelties, offering even more options to have fun and enjoy yourself. In addition to a unique atmosphere, Christmas plays, concerts and other shows and excellent gastro and commercial offer will also contribute to the overall experience.

Most Advent festivities take place in the very heart of the city, very close to each other. Wherever they are located, in the Lower Town or the romantic Upper Town, all of them have different themes. So those craving a romantic trip back in time, those firmly connected to the present but also lovers of modern sounds and artistic expressions will all find something to their liking.

During Advent there is an increasing number of foreign and Croatian visitors to the city.  According to statistics, last year there were around 140 thousand of them. The fact that citizens of Zagreb visit Advent often and live with it also contributes to the holiday atmosphere, which permeates the entire city.