TB Daruvar-Papuk - Daruvar
Tourist board Daruvar - Papuk
Julijev park 1
43 500 Daruvar, Croatia
Phone.: ++385 43 331 382,
Fax: ++385 43 331 285
Tourist office Daruvar
Cell. ++385 99 706 60 59, ++385 99 706 60 58
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
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› Castle Jankovich
The castle of Count Jankovich is located in the very centre of town and it is a protected monument of culture (first class) of Croatia.
› Spa park Julije's park
Julije's park is one of the oldest spa parks in continental Croatia
› Roman forest
Next to the main town square and Daruvar spa there is a natural and healthy park-forest i.e. the Roman forest.The Roman forest is populated with various vegetative and animal worlds that inhabit an area of 20 hectares.
› Castle Dioš
From 1904, seven kilometers north of Daruvar, near Končanica.
› Stupčanica i Dobra kuća
Two medieval fortress.
Church of the Holy Trinity (1764), Church of the Holy Fathers of the First Ecumenical Council (1749).
International wine exhibit and fair of traditional products of Bjelovar-Bilogora County
Celebration of Saint Vincent's day by blessing the vineyards
› Carnival in Končanica
The most famous carnival among members of the Czech minority in this area, where resides the largest number of Czechs in Croatia.
› Ten days of astronomy in Daruvar
Festival organized by the Astronomical Society "Kumova slama" from Daruvar.
Darfest is one of the few original songs festivals, a competition of young talented amateur singers from all over Croatia and abroad.
› Days of Czech's culture
The event in which the Czech minority displays their traditional and contemporary culture through theatre screenings, exhibitions, presentations of old crafts, Staročeško fair on King Tomislav Square, where books, handcrafts, Czech pastries and other products of Czech's beseda (Czech's society) and schools are presented.
The Harvest Festival, the oldest, largest and most massive manifestation of the Czech minority in Croatia.
› FLIG Daruvar
FLIG - international festival of brass music
› Days of beer in Daruvar
Brewery Daruvar is surely one of the most important symbols of this town and its rich tradition.
› Days of plums and schnapps in Siraču
Days of the plums and schnapps (brandy) in Sirač, a municipality 9 kilometers away from Daruvar, is a unique agricultural, cultural and tourist event. The main part of this event is the evaluation and exhibition of local schnapps (brandy) and a thematic lecture devoted to the cultivation and processing of plums.
The little theater fair
St. Martin's day
Four gold, two silver and one bronze recognition from the Croatian national tourist board confirm that the town Daruvar is the most decorated small town of continental Croatia.
In ancient times, it was the capital of the Iassan Republic, during the Romans a widely-known patrician thermal health resort – Aquae Balissae which means „very hot springs“. In Turkish times it was an important strategic point, later a market town and in the time of the counts Jankovich, who are considered the founders of Daruvar as it is today, the town was transformed into a centre for crafts and trade.
Destination area makes the town of Daruvar and four neighboring municipalities in the region: Dežanovac, Đulovac, Končanica and Sirač.
› Coordinates: 45°35′N 17°14′E
› Zip: 43.500
› City day: May 5th
› Surface: 64 km2
› Altitude: 161 AMSL
› Population: 11 612 (2011)
› Annual temperature: 11,3°C
› Villages: Daruvarski Vinogradi, Doljani, Donji Daruvar, Gornji Daruvar, Lipovac Majur, Ljudevit Selo, Markovac, Vrbovac
› Major: Damir Lneniček
› Web: www.daruvar.hr