Situated on the bank of river Drava, Osijek invites you for a run
Once a major Habsburg military base, Osijek is today the biggest city in Slavonia, in the eastern part of Croatia. Discover the architecture, taste local cuisine and peek in the former Tvrđava fortress. Take a SightRun to tell you interesting stories!
A city by the river Drava will take you on remarkable journey. You can't miss Tvrđa - a city walls of once large fortress that hides some important historical sights, building and attractions of Osijek. Discover parks, go to Copacaban beach, find out the story behind the car red Fićo and take time to discover places nearby...
A local cuisine in Osijek is a blend of different historical and cultural influences. Combine that with a life by the river and you can expect an amazing gastro experience. Try meat and vegetable dishes seasoned with ground red pepper. Try local and try traditional. Don't forget to finish everything with something sweet.
Don't rush while in Osijek, make it your centre for discovering Slavonia and Baranja. Find your place to sleep or just to rest before you head further. Choose between hotels, hostels or private pensions and apartments. People here are very open and we know they'll help you find anything you need
In Osijek and suroundings there are a few running events that you shouldn't miss. One of them is for sure the Osijek Ferivi Half Marathon. But if you aren't here during the running events, go for an early run and have the city all for yourself or enjoy sunsets and night views by the Drava river..
Combine history, beautiful park and a scenic run by the river and you know you'll have a top experience. The SightRun Osijek tour will show you the best of Osijek and invite you to discover even more, taste local dishes and take time to visit the rest of Slavonia and Baranje region.
Startning point: Promenade Šetalište kardinala Franje Špehara by the hotel Osijek
Distance: 7 km
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