Croatia is fast becoming one of Europe’s top Summer destinations thanks to its cheap drinks, incredible weather and too-good-to-be-true setting, so where better to have your destination stag than in Zagreb, Croatia’s amazing capital. There’s exhilarating outdoor sports, wild club scenes and plenty of opportunities for you and the lads to leave the real world behind you for a few days and celebrate your last weekend as a free man.
Zagreb is one of the most beautiful cities in Western Europe, making it the perfect place to experience some totally one of a kind outdoor activities where you can get a decent tan and plenty of fresh air during the day before heading out into the city centre for some of the most unique bars in the world. With some amazing history and culture, not to mention those infamous drinking spots, this really is the city for everyone, so whether you’re looking for a high-end weekend full of class and new experiences, or you’re looking for somewhere cheap to get boozy with the lads for a few days, there’s more than enough to go around.
You don’t want to miss a trick during your weekend in Zagreb, and with almost 40 different activities to keep you busy you know you’ll be able to make the most of it. Since the Croatian weather is always phenomenal, we know you’ll want to spend a lot of time basking in the sun catching a wicked tan to show off at home. Try out a bit of white water rafting to get the heart rate up and help you cool down as you rush through one of Zagreb’s beautiful rivers, or put your skills on the pitch to the test with a football games vs a local team – because who doesn’t want a chance to redeem themselves against Croatia after that heart-breaking world cup semi-final? If you fancy getting in out of the sun and enjoying a little bit of an adrenaline rush, indoor karting is one of the ultimate lads’ sports to show off your driving skills and earn yourself some bragging rights.
We’re sure that you’ll want to spend at least some of this weekend relaxing and enjoying a well needed break, and one of the best ways to chill out in Zagreb is with the Sauna World entry – a specially created sauna experience that lets you unwind in everything from a mud sauna to an ice cave – not to mention their sunbathing deck (with a nudist option) and Jacuzzi to help take the edge off. If you’re looking for a low key way to celebrate your stag, the Vineyard tour, tasting and meal is the perfect way to bask in the Croatian countryside amongst some unbeatable views and enjoy a class of vino or two. Another classic Zagreb that’s not to be missed is the Traditional 3 course Croatian meal where you get to enjoy some of the most delicious food in the city and experience a true bit of Croatian culture.
Once you’ve got the pleasantries out of the way, it’s time to get down to the real stag do business – the night out. There’s plenty of options to fulfil all your wildest dreams in Zagreb, and the guided bar crawl and nightclub entry is definitely one of our top picks to make sure you don’t miss out on any of the city’s amazing watering holes. Sorting you and the lads’ VIP nightclub table and bottle service is always going to be a guaranteed winner, too, so you can enjoy one of the best clubs in Zagreb in your own private area – you don’t even need to worry about waiting at the bar thanks to the bottle service. No lads trip is complete without a cheeky dance at the end, and the strip club entry ensures you don’t have to miss out on the show. For a true Croatian experience like no other, the Rakija guided bar crawl will prove more than popular as you sample this traditional fruity brandy drink in various bars across the city – you’ll be a connoisseur before you know it.