Lug (village of ground paprika)
In the village of Lug, ground paprika has been the most wanted good for several years and at every hundred meters you can see the inscription “paprika sold here”. Today, ground sweet and hot paprika is sold in large quantities in the centre of Lug, from where it is dispatched all over the world. The Lug paprika gained a great reputation with the chefs all over the world. At the festival, which is held every year, you can find paprika, mildly hot and sweet aivar and various cakes.
Lug 31328, Eastern Croatia
45.663076, 018.775191 (45°39’47.1″N, 018°46’30.7″E)
Paprika Festival is held every year around October
1kg of ground paprika: 120HRK (16EUR)
Excellent homemade paprika, if you are able, be sure you buy it, because cooks always say that everything is about paprika…
GPS coordinates: 45.663076, 018.775191 (45°39’47.1″N, 018°46’30.7″E)
Address: Lug 31328, Eastern Croatia
Lug, village of ground paprika is located in Eastern Croatia (Osijek – Baranja County) in the near of Bilje (about 8km away), and about 15km away from Osijek.
If you are driving with a car show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do mjesta Luga, to je selo poznato po mljevenoj paprici, nalazi se u Osječko-baranjskoj županiji u blizini mjesta Bilje (oko 8km), a od Osijeka je udaljno oko 15km. 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 mjestu Lug, to je selo poznato po mljevenoj paprici, nalazi se u Osječko-baranjskoj županiji u blizini mjesta Bilje (oko 8 km), a od Osijeka je udaljno oko 15km. Hvala!