Jastrebarsko is a small town halfway between Zagreb and Karlovac, halfway between urban and rural, halfway between peace and city bustle, and it connects these roads into an idyllic area with a special soul and homely atmosphere. Jaska region is one of the best preserved parts of nature and picturesque villages and is a true pearl of Zagreb County, Croatia and the wider region. Surrounded by sunny wine-growing hills, home to numerous family farms, picnic areas, forests and many other beauties, along with our greatest wealth, crystal clear spring water, it is an ideal place to relax and return to your roots.
Jastrebarsko and its surroundings, with a long tradition in tourism, are a favorite picnic spot of the people of Zagreb, and attract beautiful landscapes, wine-growing hills, nature reserves and numerous cultural and historical monuments (churches, monasteries and castles). There are several attractive excursion destinations in the vicinity of Jastrebarsko: the Crna Mlaka Ornithological Reserve, the Plešivica Wine Road and the highest peak of Samoborska gora - Japetić (879 m).
The city of Jastrebarsko has recently received a very flattering title, which "Jaskanci and Jaskanke" are especially proud of, and that is the "European city of the future".
Every year in the area of the Žumberak Samoborsko gorje Nature Park, the Žumberak Trail is held - a popular international trail race that has a ten-year tradition. In the town of Jastrebarsko, the weekend when the race took place, all accommodation capacities occupied by the competitors and their entourage were filled.