National parks, islands, reserves, forests, fields, groves, bays and beaches are integral parts of the magnificent region Zadar.
The Zadar region is one of the 21 regions of Croatia. It has a truly amazing geographical position in the center of the eastern Adriatic and is surrounded by stunning diverse nature. This is the place where natural and cultural heritage meet in perfect harmony. The charming coastal towns offer excellent conditions for both an active holiday and a relaxing family holiday.
As the center of the region and former capital of Dalmatia, the 3000-year-old city of Zadar is the starting point of many enthusiastic visitors. It is a proud city with rich and interesting tradition and amazing cultural heritage. But it is by no means only Zadar that has such a reputation, as small coastal towns such as Biograd and Nin clearly show how enormously important the entire area was to Croatian kings, as well as to the Romans, Venetians, Turks, Hungarians and Austrians.
The long and richly indented coast of enchanting beauty and the high peaks of the imposing mountains will make you forget all your worries. You will be amazed when you realize how many different natural wonders are to be found around you.
National parks, nature parks, islands, reserves, forests, fields, groves, bays and beaches are integral parts of this magnificent natural history that captures the heart and captivates the mind. See for yourself what inspires visitors to keep coming back, always looking for new experiences, in the friendly and familiar environment of the Zadar region!
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Zadar is the city of romance and love, a place of passion and spirit! It’s a city that doesn’t hesitate to explore new art forms and ideas to underline its outstanding location and environment, as well as its magnificent construction. Zadar is both a quiet community and a dynamic, modern center where everyone is welcomed with open arms. It is a city that all visitors in love keep in the best memory!
Biograd na Moru /by the sea/ – or simply Biograd – is a beautiful tourist resort and important nautical center, located on a small peninsula in the heart of the Adriatic coast. The city is surrounded by exceptionally beautiful nature. Visitors can explore numerous nearby national parks and nature parks, admire the rich and exciting cultural heritage, enjoy their vacation on beautiful beaches or along beautiful promenades.
Nin is the oldest Croatian royal town and the birthplace of the Croatian state. Today, this city is a modern tourist destination that offers all kinds of activities for individuals and families, whether it’s gorgeous sandy beaches and beautiful, intimate coves, or highly entertaining top-quality vacation spots.
Pag is a fascinating island with unique geographical features and a vibrant and colorful municipality rich in cultural heritage and tourist offer. It is home to the eponymous cheese, lamb and lace – universally recognized specialties that are famous and appreciated around the world!
Visit the region of the most amazing legends and exciting adventures, sandy and pebbly beaches, with hundreds of plant and animal species included in the UNESCO lists. Experience the locations of the Winnetou films, mountains and the sea. See for yourself that this area is made for adventure tourism.