Terme Tuhelj lies in the heart of Croatian Zagorje, a destination that combines many cultural sights, magnificent castles, mansions and churches, attractive museums and numerous farmhouses and wine roads. The Tuhelj Terme is an ideal starting point for exploring Zagorje, just a few kilometres away from many sights.
Croatian Zagorje is said to be a destination with thousands of faces, where guests can enjoy numerous spas, wellness centres and baths in a small area. They can experience many cultural and historical sites, explore attractive museums and castles, and have fun at many events. They can taste many specialties, award-winning wines and explore the many rural homesteads.
If you are a lover of culture and art, Croatian Zagorje offers:
For athletes and recreational athletes, there are:
Zagorje boasts a beautiful nature, which is why it was also called "The Fairy Tale in the Palm of your Hand". Peace, silence and unspoiled nature will take your breath away. Explore the natural beauties of Croatian Zagorje through:
If you are looking for extra fun on your vacation, there is also a shopping centre, a science park, a heli-centre, as well as numerous events where you can learn more about tradition and culture. Do not forget the souvenirs of which we recommend gingerbread and wooden toys that are on the list of the intangible cultural heritage.
All sights are only 30 minutes away from Tuhelj Terme, some are even close to the hotel, on the way to Terme Olimia. If you wish to get to know the Croatian capital, Zagreb is only a 45-minute drive away from the hotel.
Museums in Croatian Zagorje are often the starting point for many excursions. Explore the open-air museum in Kumrovec, the Krapina Neanderthal Museum, the Antun Augustinčić Gallery, and the Museum of Peasant Revolts. For lovers of castles, the obligatory stops are castles Veliki Tabor, Oršić and Trakošćan.
The Croatian Zagorje is rich in numerous churches and chapels. Here lies one of the famous Croatian pilgrimage centres and the Marian shrine of Marija Bistrica. For lovers of relaxation, Zagorje offers as many as six thermal springs, some of which have become modern tourist resorts. Terme Tuhelj is one of them.
Traditional Zagorje cuisine was created in a solid symbiosis with nature and its fruits, which faithfully reflects the lifestyle of the population. Fresh original local ingredients, old recipes, award-winning wines and many natural flavours − you will get to know them in many rural farms, restaurants and wine roads.
Terme Tuhelj is a great starting point for many excursions. The spa is located only ten kilometres from the highway that provides a quick connection to Zagreb, and only a few kilometres to museums in Klanjac, Kumrovec and Krapina, castles in Trakošćan and Veliki Tabor and the religious centre in Marija Bistrica.