Maribor Park is the popular walking point for local people and other visitors. Park includes Kalvarija, City Park, Pyramid hill and Three Ponds. Kalvarija is 375 high hill, from where is a wonderful view to the city. Kalvarija is the easiest accessible from Biotechnical School Maribor, where is at the end of the weekends lot of parking place. Maribor City Park is the oasis of peace and relaxation after the city hustle and bustle. It is situated north of the centre. The plan of the park has the medieval foundation. Pyramid hill is 386 metres high and it is raising up above the city of Maribor. The easiest is available from the City park, from where the marked path leads us passing the vine leaves. After about half an hour of unpretentious walking will expect you the wonderful view to the whole city and its surroundings. The Three ponds are situated north of Maribor near the City park. In the past the ponds were water reserves that supplied the town's defense moat. Today are the Three ponds artificially made lakes, which are filled up with water from the nearest brooks. It also exist the fourth pond from which flow two canals and fill up the first, second and third lake.
Kalvarija (Calvary) at Maribor
Stairs to the Kalvarija
At the top of Pyramid hill where is chapel de...
Three Ponds in Maribor
Renewed columns of the former boathouse at fi...
First pond through columns
Fountain in first pond
View of souther part of pond with former boat...
Three ponds - Second pond
Artificial island in the second of the three ...
Ducks near second pond
View of the second pond with artificial islan...
Third pond at Maribor
Small island on third pond
Small bridge and bench
Main promenade in Mestni park (City Park) in ...
Monument raised to the memory of combatants f...
Northern part of the park with a view of Pyra...
Mestni vrh hill
Fountain where we can refresh
Sculpture ball that symbolize life
Maribor - Three Ponds
Municipality: MARIBOR (110871 population)
Settlements in the municipality:
Maribor (94642 population), Limbuš (1988), Kamnica (1644), Pekre (1465), Razvanje (1287),
Bresternica (1284), Rošpoh - del (776), Zrkovci (753), Dogoše (726), Trčova (693), Hrastje (553), Malečnik (507), Počehova (405), Ruperče (395), Jelovec (329), Laznica (314), Ribniško selo (301), Metava (293), Meljski Hrib (292), Celestrina (286), Vinarje (234), Šober (232), Gaj nad Mariborom (216), Vodole (214), Srednje (184), Za Kalvarijo (157), Pekel (156), Hrenca (140), Nebova (129), Vrhov Dol (117), Zgornji Slemen - del (87), Grušova (72)