Ratkovica Tourism

Ratkovica is a village in Požega-Slavonia County, Croatia. The village is administered as a part of the City of Pleternica.According to national census of 2001, population of the village is 272. The village is connected by the D49 state road. Ratkov Potok, Gradpotok or Ratkovica (today). Village name is first time documents in second part of 13th century in church documents. Initially village was located 250 meters above today's location on the hill called "kuciste", which is located right below St. Michael Church. Multiple countries claimed Ratkovica through history. Started with Croatia, Austro-Hungarian Kingdom (biggest part of history), Turkey (switched possession back and fort with Austro-Hungarian Kingdom), Yugoslavia (20th century) and now in present days Croatia again. Except few old local families most of people moved in Ratkovica from other areas of Balkan: Central Bosnia, Serbia, Podravina, Zagorje etc. Village has elementary school, post office, train station, bus stations and about 100 houses. Most prosperous times in Ratkovica history was mid of 20th century when Ratkovica mine and paint factory was operating in village.Now only few people working in neighboring cities, some in foreign countries and many are on welfare. 21st population boom is caused by last war 1990–1995 and big part of population are refugees from Bosnia.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Ratkovica in Croatia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Ratkovica like a local. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Zagreb, Croatia. Zagreb, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Museum Of Broken Relationships, Gornji Grad, Mirogoj Cemetery. Also, to reach Ratkovica, you'll have to take a flight to Zagreb; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Ratkovica can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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  • Know the pollution level of Ratkovica before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 64.29 (High)
    • Water Pollution 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 28.57 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 28.57 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 39.29 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • How safe is Ratkovica for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ratkovica.

    • Burglary and Theft 10 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 10 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 10 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 65 (High)
    • Car Stealing 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 35 (Low)
    • Attacks 10 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 20 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 85 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 40 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Ratkovica is 162.2 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 79.93 (High)
    • Climate Index 80.75 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 47.78 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 12.67 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 44.63 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 59.17 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.48 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 56.97 (Low)
    • 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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ratkovica

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.31 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 27.81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 72.8 USD

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