Enjoy strolling through the peaceful woods? Or you like a bit of adrenaline thrill? Maybe you like to immerse yourself into the culture and explore the local life of the places you visit...we got you covered. We offer a wide range of nature, active and cultural experiences.

Plitvice National Park

Spectacular foaming waterfalls and 16 turquoise lakes make Plitvice Lakes National Park the most popular natural attraction in Croatia. The UNESCO world heritage site comprises a verdant maze of paths, woods and meadows which are home to a number of wildlife species, including the European brown bear, wolf, lynx, wild cat and over 120 species of birds, such as eagles, owls and heather cock. If you are lucky enough, you might even catch a glimpse of them.


Plitvice National park near Hotel Lyra Plitivce

"Every shade of blue and green imaginable."

- The Guardian

Una National Park

Western Bosnia's finest set of waterfalls…


Una National Park was established as recently as 2008, making it the youngest of the three national parks in Bosnia-Herzegovina. Its Centrepiece, the impressive Štrbački Buk, is Western Bosnia’s finest set of waterfalls, and home to some of the best white water rafting in Europe.



A popular activity spot thanks to a great number of waymarked hiking and cycling trails, it is also home to a tremendous variety of wildlife, Placing it among the most biodiverse areas in Europe.


Una National park near Hotel Lyra Plitvice

Barać Caves

The Barac Caves are an amazing underground natural experience. The caves were first opened to the public in 1892, but were abandoned as a site of interest following World War II. They were re-opened to the public again in 2004.

Barać Caves near Hotel Lyra Plitvice

Deer Valley Ranch

Deer Valley Ranch is engaged in breeding red deer and fallow deer. At the ranch you will also meet black Slavonian pigs and three horses. A word from the owners: 'For us, it is a privilege to take care of animals and we do it with special love and joy. We are not the owners of the animals, the ranch is their home and you will have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get into their habitat. We hope you will enjoy this moment, the same as we enjoy it every day.

Deer Valley Ranch near Hotel Lyra Plitvice