Pregrada is a small town located 15 kilometers west of Krapina. If you have rented accommodation in Pregrada, you will find it in the picturesque green surroundings of enchanting Zagorje, just an hour drive from the capital city of Zagreb. It is known as a charming town with a rich history. The name of the town comes from the Croatian word for obstacle or border. This area was strategically important due to its position on the border between Croatian Zagorje and Slovenia, hence the name of the town, first mentioned in 1334. This fertile area is a combination of mountainous landscapes such as Kuna and Desinička gora and valleys of streams that flow into the Krapina River. Enjoy walks or bike rides through vineyards and visit local wineries where you can taste excellent wines and learn about the wine-making process. The picturesque streets of Pregrada with traditional houses and squares are the perfect place to relax and enjoy the peacefulness of rural and idyllic Croatia. An active vacation in Pregrada means exploring natural beauties and visiting the numerous castles in the surrounding area. The local culture and gastronomy leave no one indifferent and invite you to enjoy your stay in Pregrada.