Pag cheese tasting and famous cheese factory tour in Kolan

by Sirana Gligora
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Factory open year-round
Cheese tasting for solo explorers

About the experience

Would you like to see for yourself the production of world-known Pag cheese and feel the aromas and tastes of the best cheeses made at the most awarded Croatian cheese factory? For the greater part of the year, we are open for individual and group visits to our cheese factory where you will enjoy cheese tasting, learnd more about our factory and Pag cheese, as well as the process of production in its entirety. It includes a visit to our cheese ripening room. And on the upper floor of our factory you will taste selected Gligora cheeses. We also offer a selection of premium Croatian wines, local delicacies and other menus if you decide to try them! In our tasting room there is also projector on which you can watch complete cheese production process - from pasture to ripening.

What exactly is included

  • Tour of the production facility
  • The story of the Gligora Cheese Factory and island of Pag cheese (Paški sir)
  • Visit to the ageing room in the factory cellar
  • Tasting various Gligora cheeses in the tasting room on the upper floor of the factory with a breath-taking view
  • Glass of wine
  • Watching a multi-language video projection in the tasting room: from pastures to the ripening room
  • Possibility to buy cheese or other local products at the Gligora Store next to the factory

Offer and prices

Location or meeting point

If you think you might have trouble finding the exact location, do not worry. Upon booking confirmation we will deliver exact coordinates to your email address. In your voucher you will receive instructions on how to reach the location correctly, as well (if provided by the host). Some agencies will let you pick among several pick-up locations or pick you at the specific location of your own choice (e.g. your apartment). This is why they have your phone number and you have theirs - so you can easily arrange this over the phone.


To book a transfer to the location, contact us at  +385 91 373 9030 , at the email address   or through the Custom tours, activities or transportation   section. Additionally, after booking a service in Zadar area, we will send you an automated email with our transfer partner's contact.

Why this local experience is authentic

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Cheese production in our family dates back to 1918. and founder Ivan Gligora's grandfather. Love for tradition and the profession is what has been passed on in the family for years since. Today we are the most famous dairy in Croatia - receiving top international cheese awards almost every year. Dedication to unquestioned quality, desire for both old and new knowledge, constant investments and improvement - those describe the entire Gligora team.

Minimum number of people

price per Person 1

Maximum number of people

price per Group 100

Money refund in case you cancel after the booking

Payment icon Full amount up to 48h before the service starts;
no refunds afterwards.

Has to be booked in advance (minimally)

In advance reservation icon 1 h

Surrounding area

  • Zadar 65 km
  • Town of Pag 18 km
  • Senj 70 km

Additional features

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Characteristics / Languages


  • Air conditioning
  • Suitable for children
  • Adapted for disabled people
  • Local products available for purchase
  • Free parking
  • Wifi


  • Croatian
  • English
  • German
  • Italian
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Factory tours are available every day BUT SUNDAY, and only at 11:00, 12:00 and 13:00. Please report allergies - milk, salt, etc.

How to book this experience

  1. Click on the booking button
  2. Select the date, time and preferred offer
  3. Send a booking request
  4. You will receive a voucher, an invoice and all the important information by email when your host confirms the booking
  5. Enjoy your perfect experience!
Pag cheese tasting and famous cheese factory tour in Kolan

Pag cheese tasting and famous cheese factory tour in Kolan

by Sirana Gligora
From 11,95 € (per person)
11,95 €