Dalmatia - Šibenik

Yachting Paradise

240 beautiful islets and reefs adorn the crystalline waters of the Šibenik region, each of them clamouring for a place on your

Adriatic itinerary.

 

The unspoilt landscapes of the Kornati archipelago or the mind-blowing waterfalls and lakes of Krka are both designated

national parks and only two of the unmissable stops on your island-hopping route.

THE ROUTE OF THE 1,000 ISLANDS

Starting with the 6 islands you won't want to miss!

Where to go

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Dinara

Dinara is one of the most interesting Croatian mountains. Its several-hundred-meter-high southwestern cliff is truly impressive and lures all those who observe it from the foot.

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Island of Prvić

The island of Prvić, covered in Mediterranean macchia, vineyards and olive-groves, with picturesque coves is located in the Šibenik archipelago near Vodice.

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Island of Zlarin

The idyllic unspoiled natural surroundings, thick pine forests, a variety of beaches and many hidden small and larger bays will thrill all visitors and tourists.

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Knin Fortress on Mount Spas

This military fortress was shaped by the early Croatian cultural heritage in the ninth century and is found on the southern side of Mount Spas, which dominates Knin and its surroundings and offers breathtaking views on all sides.

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Kornati

Kornati consists of 89 uninhabited islands, islets and rocks in an area of ​​only seventy square kilometres.

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Krapanj – Brodarica

Krpanj is the smallest, lowest and most inhabited island in the Mediterranean with an area of ​​0.36 square kilometres and an average altitude of 1.5 metres.

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Krka

With its seven travertine waterfalls at a total height of 242 metres and the Skradinski Buk, the largest travertine barrier in Europe, the Krka National Park is a natural and karstic phenomenon. The island of Visovac with its Franciscan church and monastery is also worth visiting.

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Primošten

Once an island, Primošten has preserved the atmosphere and all the architectural features of a medieval Mediterranean fishing village.

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Skradin

Located 15 kilometres from Šibenik, Skradin is a romantic Mediterranean town with narrow cobbled streets, passages, arches and stairs and is located at the entrance to Krka National Park.

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Slanica Beach

This sandy beach with concreted and rocky areas and with the shallow sea is a perfect scene for ' picigin ' players.

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St. James Cathedral in Šibenik

This unique example of European sacred architecture has been added to the UNESCO World Heritage List. Adorned with a frieze of 72 heads carved in stone, it is Croatia’s most significant architectural creation of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.

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The Venetian Works of Defence between the 16th and 17th Centuries

The defence system of Zadar and the Šibenik fortress of St Nicholas are listed on the UNESCO List of World Heritage as two of the six components of the transnational series of the cultural asset of the Venetian Works of Defence between the 16th and 17th Centuries.

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Velebit

The uniqueness of karstic forms, landscapes and the living world are the reasons why UNESCO issued a Declaration that the entire Velebit Nature Park is a world biosphere reservation.

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Vransko lake

Vrana Lake may be accessed by waterway or by land, although the former option is preferable due to the wetlands which must be traversed if arriving by land.