Wedding Photography Zagreb

A wedding is one of the most important events in life, so it is not surprising that newlyweds want to celebrate it specially and uniquely so that they will remember it for years to come.

For this uniqueness to come to the fore, a city known for its charm and irresistibility is often chosen as the wedding destination, and Zagreb definitely takes a high place on the list of the most desirable cities for a wedding venue.

Wedding in Zagreb

Zagreb is interesting for newlyweds and many visitors who want to see the cultural and historical sights and romantic places of Croatia’s capital.

These sights are also some of the reasons why lovebirds choose Zagreb as their wedding venue.

Why Choose Zagreb for a Wedding destination?

There are many reasons to choose Zagreb as a wedding venue. First and foremost, Zagreb is a beautiful city with lots of lovely stores where you can find wedding dresses and romantic venues for the ceremony.

Also, the city has many good restaurants and hotels, which are ideal locations for your formal dinner and celebration.

Furthermore, Zagreb also has many interesting attractions to visit, which means that guests can have fun during their stay in the city.

Zagreb is also a place of rich cultural and historical heritage. Some of the city’s most famous sights include the Zagreb Cathedral, one of the largest and most beautiful Gothic churches in Europe; the Mimara Museum, housed in a beautiful 19th-century building; and City Hall, an imposing structure that is considered a symbol of the city.

Likewise, Zagreb is also known for its parks and gardens, and among the most famous are Maksimir and Zrinjevac, beautiful parks and ideal places for wedding photos.

To summarize, Zagreb is the perfect place for a wedding because of its beauty, good food, exciting attractions, and beautiful wedding venues.

Tips & Tricks for Weddings in Zagreb

If you are planning a wedding in Zagreb, the following tips and tricks will come in handy:

  • Start planning early: Zagreb is a popular wedding destination, so it’s crucial to start planning at least 6-12 months in advance to secure your desired venue and vendors.
  • Choose the right season: Zagreb has a continental climate, with hot summers and cold winters. If you want to enjoy the city’s outdoor spaces, spring and summer are the best seasons for a wedding.


  • Consider a wedding planner: A wedding planner can help you find the best vendors for your budget and style. They can also help you with the legal requirements for getting married in Croatia if you are planning Zagreb as your elopement wedding destination.
  • Select a unique venue: Zagreb has a range of unique and beautiful wedding venues, from historic churches and museums to modern event spaces and outdoor gardens. Consider a place that reflects your style and the city’s charm (we are going to discuss Zagreb wedding venues and locations further in the text).
  • Plan a fun itinerary for your guests: In addition to the ceremony and reception, consider planning a fun itinerary for your guests to enjoy during their stay in Zagreb. This could include a guided tour of the city, a wine tasting, or a boat ride along the Sava river.


  • Don’t forget the paperwork (if you are a foreigner): Make sure to take care of the necessary paperwork and legal requirements for getting married in Croatia. This includes obtaining a marriage license from the local registry office and having your documents translated into Croatian.
  • Choose an appropriate wedding photographer: As for this advice, you need an experienced wedding photographer who has something to show, and that photographer is me, Marko, a professional photographer who specializes in weddings and the owner of the Đurin Weddings brand.

Your Wedding Photographer

As I said, I’m Marko, owner of Đurin Weddings and a professional photographer who adores creating timeless photos of newlyweds while capturing the most intimate moments of the most special day in their lives.

Driven by that vision, I don’t pose couples I shoot, yet I seek and capture the raw emotions happening throughout the wedding day, preserving them for eternity.

Also, besides wedding photography, Đurin Weddings provide a service of destination wedding photography, adventure photo sessions, and elopement wedding.

Even though my photography services are available worldwide, I’m based in Zagreb; therefore, I’m the perfect choice if you have decided to have a wedding ceremony in Croatia’s capital.

Hence, if you want to document Zagreb’s wedding memories and present them in a magnificent photo book, contact me at Đurin Weddings, and we’ll arrange a Skype call or a coffee meeting somewhere in Zagreb.

Locations for Wedding and Wedding Sessions in Zagreb and the Surroundings

Depending on your preferences and wishes, Zagreb and its surroundings can offer amazing wedding locations and wedding sessions. Some of the most popular ones are the following.

For wedding venues: Zagreb City Hall, Zagreb Museum, the Mimara Museum, Zagreb Cathedral, or one of the beautiful city parks such as Maksimir or Jarun.

For wedding receptions: Katran, Šumica, Ranch Kurilovec, Wedding resort Corberon, La Grma, and many other restaurants in Zagreb or the nearby surrounding.

Wedding venues in Zagreb County and surroundings: Maple Valley in Gorski Kotar, the Castle Empirej in Hrvatsko Zagorje, and others.

Also, if you are looking for a perfect location for your wedding photos, Zagreb’s surroundings offer many historic castles and manor houses in the nearby towns of Samobor and Veliki Tabor, as well as the picturesque lakes and nature reserves in the region, such as Lonjsko Polje and Medvednica Nature Park.