Practical Information


Embassy of Denmark contact information:

Royal Danish Embassy, Croatia
Trg N. Š. Zrinskog 10
HR-10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Tel +385 1 4924 530
www.kroatien.um.dk

Useful numbers:

Taxi: Radio Taxi Zagreb: +385 1 777
Taxi Cammeo: +385 1212 (www.taxi-cammeo.hr)
Eko Taxi: +385 1414 (www.ekotaxi.hr)
Medic: 194
Police: 192
Fire Department: 193

Currency:

Croatian Kuna (HRK). 1 HRK ≈ 1 DKK.
In stores and restaurants you can pay with regular international credit cards such as Visa and MasterCard, but be aware that in most of the bars it is only possible to pay with cash. There is many ATM’s where you can withdraw money using international credit cards.
In many places they also do accept Euros, but this is not recommended due to a poor exchange rate.

Language

Croatian. English and German can also be used in most places.

Dresscode:

In business related meetings a formal suit is required.

Electricity:

220 volt. Same as in Denmark - adapter is not required.

Opening hours:

The stores opening hours are typically 7-21. Most of the stores are open in the weekends.

Prices:

The general price level in Croatia is approximately half of the one in Denmark.

Smoking:

Smoking inside restaurants is prohibited and as well in some bars.

Telephone:

Country code is +385.

Time Zone:

UTC+1. Croatia is in the same time zone as Denmark.

Tipping:

It is common to tip 10-15% of the bill.

Water:

Water from ordinary tap is drinkable throughout Croatia.

Weather:

The weather in October is marginally dry with some rain. Zagreb has an average temperature at 11°C and average rainfall at 54 mm for the month.

Useful links:

www.croatia.eu
www.investcroatia.hr
www.aik-invest.hr
croatia.hr/da-DK/Homepage

Addresses of relevant hotels:

Esplanade Zagreb Hotel
Mihanoviceva 1
10000 Zagreb, Croatia
+385 (0)1 456 6600
www.esplanade.hr

Sheraton Zagreb Hotel
Kneza Borne 2
Zagreb 10000, Croatia
+385 (0)1 455 3535
www.hotel-sheratonzagreb.com

Palace Hotel Zagreb
Trg Josipa Jurja Strossmayera 10,
10000 Zagreb, Croatia
+ 385 (0)1 4899 600
www.palacehotelzagreb.com

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Zagreb
Ulica Grada Vukovara 269a,
10000 Zagreb, Croatia
+385 (0)1 6001 900
doubletree3.hilton.com

Hotel Dubrovnik
Ljudevita Gaja 1
10000 Zagreb, Croatia
+385 (0)1 4863 555
hotel-dubrovnik.hr/en

The Westin Zagreb
Izidora Kršnjavoga 1
Zagreb 10000, Croatia
+385 (0)1 4892 000
www.hotelwestinzagreb.com