Lekenik Tourism, Croatia

Attractions in Lekenik

Lekenik is a village and a municipality in central Croatia, located between Sisak and Velika Gorica in the lowland region of Turopolje. The population of Lekenik is 1,857, with 6,170 people in the municipality, notably in larger villages like Pešćenica (915), Letovanić (539), Donji Vukojevac (468), and Dužica (395). It is known by SOS Children village, larger than village in Ladimirevci; two of them in Croatia. Absolute majority are Croats at 97%. Norman Jewison chose Lekenik to represent Anatevka for the 1971 film Fiddler on the Roof, after visiting other sites in Austria, Canada, and Romania. The film ends with the credit: "Our thanks to the people of the villages of Lekenik and Mala Gorica and the city of Zagreb, Yugoslavia."


Are you looking for a Lekenik travel itinerary? Create an itinerary within minutes, on your own!

Facts and Stats for Lekenik*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lekenik

    Know the pollution level of Lekenik before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 33.95 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 29.75 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 43.44 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.75 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 16.56 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 45 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 21.34 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 28.75 (Low)
  • Lekenik: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Lekenik for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Lekenik.

    • Burglary and Theft 22.5 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.98 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 19.58 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 76.89 (High)
    • Car Stealing 17.29 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 23.54 (Low)
    • Attacks 18.52 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 25.93 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 96.03 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 79.63 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 22.19 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.35 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 30.75 (Low)
  • Living in Lekenik - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Lekenik is 157.69 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 74.69 (High)
    • Climate Index 81.46 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 36.13 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35.07 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 53.83 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 63.15 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.7 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 66.59 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Lekenik

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Lekenik

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.58 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 91.74 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 97.34 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

Lekenik Travel Guides

The best trip plans created by users and travel experts that cover the top spots and attractions of Lekenik

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo