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Experience hosted by Ivica

4 hoursHosted in English, Croatian, and Slovenian
Committed to safety
This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety guidelines.
Up to 10 people
Includes equipment

What you'll do

Before driving, we will adapt your bicycles and introduce you to the safety rules and inform you about the content of the program. During the trip we will look at the Sanctuary of Bistrica Mother of God and Marija Bistrica. We will tell you the historical story about Marija Bistrica and present the traditional gingerbread crafts. We will visit the sculpture park with numerous sculptures made of wood with religious, historical and traditional motives. We will take a pleasant ride to the Wine peak and see the old chapel of the Mother of God. There is also a lookout from which we will look at Hrvatsko Zagorje. After a long downhill ride along the small vineyards and authentic wine houses we will arrive at the ranch "PIA" where we will mingle with the horses. By driving through the authentic village we will reach the Hellenbach Castle, where we will tell you the story of the people who lived in it. On the way back, we'll drive to the Church outside and look at it.Our program will be completed by presenting local wooden traditional toys under the protection of UNESCO.
Other things to note
The Program is lightweight and technically undemanding for up to 4 hours. Distance is 15 km (14 km asphalt and 1 km macadam) with a total climb of 120 m. You must know how to ride a bike and can drive it for children of at least 10 years. We can provide rental MTB or E-bike.
Before driving, we will adapt your bicycles and introduce you to the safety rules and inform you about the content of the program. During the trip we will look at the Sanctuary of Bistrica Mother of God and Marija Bistrica. We will tell you the historical story about Marija Bistrica and present the traditional gingerbread crafts. We will visit the sculpture park with numerous sculptures made of wood with religious, historical and traditional moti…

What's included

  • Equipment
    We provide you with the use of a bicycle helmet and a backpacks with a bott...

Meet your host, Ivica

Host on Airbnb since 2020
  • Identity verified
Owner and CEO STTUBE d.o.o. At the Association of Mountain Guides of Croatia I become an authorized mountain leader and ski leader. I have completed the training program for holders and organizers of tourist contents in the nature of the Croatian Mountain Rescue Service and the Croatian Chamber of Commerce. I am a authorized cycling guide for the Croatian Cycling Association. In 2006. I become the tourist escort. I always conduct the guiding service as a true friend with a lot of understanding. I'm an excellent transmitter of knowledge, a good interlocutor, an excellent motivator and a trusted person. My co-hostesses on this experince are: Ivan Dolić, authorized cycling guide and licensed drone pilot, Eva Hursa, authorized tour guide and cycling guide and Nada Premrl, authorized mountain and ski leader, cycling guide and tourist escort.
Owner and CEO STTUBE d.o.o. At the Association of Mountain Guides of Croatia I become an authorized mountain leader and ski leader. I have completed the training program for holders and organizers of tourist contents in the nature of the Croatian Mountain Rescue Service and the Croatian Chamber of Commerce. I am a authorized cycling guide for the Croatian Cycling Association. In 2006. I become the tourist escort. I always conduct the guiding service as a true friend with a lot of understanding.…
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Where you'll be

Main square in Marija Bistrica, gingerbread craft, sculpture Park, Wine peak and old chapel, Ranch "PIA ", Castle Hellenbach, the Curch outside, the craft of wooden traditional toys under the protection of UNESCO

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Activity advisory

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Every adventure follows industry guidelines. We partnered with the Adventure Travel Trade Association, expert leaders in adventure travel, to define best practices and standards for safety.
Know your comfort level
Please note outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

What to bring

The program requires suitable footwear – sport shoes.