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Free Guided Tours as Zagreb Celebrates International Tourist Guide Day

ZagrebProfessional tour guides from Croatia’s capital Zagreb will celebrate International Tourist Guide Day tomorrow (Saturday 22 February), by offering free guided tours of the city…

The ‘free’ groups will leave at 10:00 and 11:00 from in front of the Tourist Information Centre on Zagreb’s main Ban Jelačić square, and anyone interested can just turn up.

“We will see the cathedral, go to the old town and inside the Palace Dverce, which will be opened at that time for the public,” said President of the Zagreb Tourist Guides Association Anđelka Vincek, adding that around 500 to 1,000 locals and foreigners living in Zagreb have turned up in the past to such events.

Zagreb will be part of 53 major cities which will be offering free guided tours this week as tour guides from all over the world celebrate International Tourist Guide Day.

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