Nature park Papuk – rural beauty of Požega – Slavonia County

Nature park Papuk is primarily scientific, cultural and educational institution, established to maintain natural state of the park, safeguard natural resources and introduce the laws of the nature to the masses.

Difference in natural resources in this area requires adequate protection which should be based on scientific accomplishments.

In year 2007 Papuk was assigned a geopark status as a first of its kind in Croatia. Geopark Papuk is part of european and world UNESCO network of geoparks whose primary objectives are protection, education and development of natural resources.