Castle of Eugene of Savoy
This magnificent hunting castle has adorned Bilje since the first half of the 18th century, when Prince Eugene of Savoy had it built. Located on the edge of Kopački Rit, it had been surrounded by trees and plum orchards until a park was made. The castle consists of smaller Renaissance and Baroque buildings. In 1720 a chapel dedicated to the Mother of God was built as a substitute for a parish chapel. Today, in the castle you can see an exhibition gallery by the name of Eugene of Savoy, drive carriages, listen to various concerts or enjoy in knightly jousts.
If you are seeking for accommodation, near the Castle of Eugene of Savoy you can find Kovač apartment.
Ulica Šandora Petefija, Bilje 31327
45.606911, 018.747906 (45°36’24.9″N, 018°44’52.5″E)
The castle in Bilje opens its gates and organizes various manifestations for only one day per year, at the end of May
The castle is currently in a derelict state.
GPS coordinates: 45.606911, 018.747906 (45°36’24.9″N, 018°44’52.5″E)
Address: Ulica Šandora Petefija, Bilje 31327
The Castle of Eugene of Savoy is located in a park, in Ulica Šandora Petefija, in the place Bilje (around 7 km from Osijek).
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do dvorca Eugena Savojskog koji se nalazi u Ulici Šandora Petefija u mjestu Bilje, u samom parku smješten je dvorac (od Osijeka je udaljen oko 7 km). Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema dvorcu Eugena Savojskog koji se nalazi u Ulici Šandora Petefija u mjestu Bilje, u samom parku smješten je dvorac (od Osijeka je udaljen oko 7 km). Hvala!
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