The beautiful Golden Slavonia is a destination full of vast green plains, rivers, parks and golden fields. There are five mountains in a ring, which makes Slavonia an attractive destination for hikers, recreationalists, cyclists and mountain biking enthusiasts.
However, Slavonia is not just a vast plain – it is also a region of rich cultural heritage, full of sacral buildings, monuments and breathtaking culture. Wine lovers will certainly find more than enough wineries in the Golden Slavonia, especially in the Požega-Slavonia County, where they will be able to taste and buy top-quality wines, above all the famous Graševina.
Slavonia is full of small and large towns and cities – Lipik, a famous health care center known for its spas and its stable, Kutjevo, known for its great wine offer, Pleternica, which is developing into a beautiful town with its newly opened “Terra Panonica” Interpretation Centre, the village of Velika with its Papuk Nature Park – a geopark protected by UNESCO, Pakrac with its Town Museum as well as its Military and War History Museum, and the town of Požega, a cultural and historical center with a beautiful Baroque core, offering the beauties of history which is more than eight centuries old, rich gastronomy that caresses the palate, top-notch hospitality, as well as beautiful hills and valleys for the lovers of active holidays.
You will definitely be fascinated by the richness of flavors and local products, proof that the region’s multiculturalism and history is reflected in the customs and the way of life. The secret to the richness of flavors in the Golden Slavonia lies in the preserved originality of foods, a short way from the field to the table and, of course, the famous Slavonian hospitality.
Some of the most delicious products you will definitely adore are pumpkin oil, fruit juices, liqueurs, homemade kulen sausage, ham, greaves and other cured meats, honey, various types of cheese, jams, spreads and, of course, local fresh fruits and vegetables. In the Golden Slavonia, you will start each meal with homemade brandy, and end it with top-quality wines from Slavonian vineyards. Cheers! And welcome!