Markovci

Markovci

Even though the town of Markovci is first mentioned as late as AD 1215, the discovered remains of a Roman plumbing system and tools, as well as the important archaeological sites of Roman military graves, tell a story of human presence on the fertile soil of Markovci in ancient times. In the past, this territory belonged to Dornau nobility. Church chronicles mention the Pabstein Castle in the location of the current church in the 14th century.  In 1477, a stone pillar with the statue of the local patron saint, Saint Mark, was erected before the presbytery, to protect the town from the changing flow of the Drava River, which eroded the left bank and threatened the Ptuj Field by washing away the soil.

The greatest wealth of Markovci have always been the hardworking and creative people. This area is known for many folklore events and enthusiastic preservation and revival of forgotten cultural heritage.

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Pri Žihri
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Pri Žihri

Moškanjci 1g, 2272 Gorišnica

+386 (0)2 743 08 32

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Ranca Ptuj
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Ranca Ptuj

K jezeru, Ptuj

+386 (0)40 274 691

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Adventure park Vurberk
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Adventure park Vurberk

Vurberk 85, Spodnji Duplek

+386 (0)68 136 320

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Hotel Poetovio
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Hotel Poetovio

Vinarski trg 5, Ptuj

+386 (0)2 77 98 211
+386 (0)70 141 366

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Teta Frida Evropa Ptuj
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Teta Frida Evropa Ptuj

Mestni trg 2, Ptuj

+386 (0)2 771 02 20

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Hotel & Restaurant Pomaranča
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Hotel & Restaurant Pomaranča

Ob Dravi 3a, Ptuj

+386 (0)2 78 80 012
+386 (0)41 332 000

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Prenočišča Žiga
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Prenočišča Žiga

Panonska ulica 1, Ptuj

+386 (0)2 74 81 683
+386 (0)51 305 112

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MuziKafe
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MuziKafe

Vrazov trg 1, Ptuj

+386 (0)2 78 78 860

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Gostilna Ribič
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Gostilna Ribič

Dravska ulica 9, Ptuj

+386 (0)2 79 95 435
+386 (0)41 808 449

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Hotel Mitra
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Hotel Mitra

Prešernova 6, Ptuj

+386 (0)2 78 77 455, +386 (0)51 603 069

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B & B Šilak
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B & B Šilak

Dravska ulica 13, Ptuj

+386 (0)31 597 361

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Panorama B&B
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Panorama B&B

Maistrova ulica 19, Ptuj

+386 (0)2 78 77 570
+386 (0)41 987 743

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Restaurant Marta
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Restaurant Marta

Cvetkovci 50, Podgorci

+386 (0)41 331 990

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Terme Ptuj - Sava Hotels & Resorts
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Terme Ptuj - Sava Hotels & Resorts

Pot v toplice 9, Ptuj

+386 (0)2 74 94 506

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Oddajanje nočitvenih kapacitet Vogrinec Silva s.p.
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Oddajanje nočitvenih kapacitet Vogrinec Silva s.p.

Spodnja Hajdina 19

+386 (0)31 392 514

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