Visiting Zadar

Zadar is the main city in Northern Dalmatia with over 76.000 inhabitants. It is one of the most impressive Croatian's towns developed at the prosperous location in the middle of eastern Adriatic coast, shielded by archipelago of islands in front and in it's outback is the large lowland which gives a potential to ease further developing. This is very modern and attractive town with various touristic contents...newly developed, slowly takes back the central role in this part of Dalmatia.

Tourism here has a long tradition...it is city of rich history and cultural heritage, lot of museums in combination with unspoiled nature and extremely rugged coastline with 24 bigger and even 300 small islands and reefs, 3 nature parks and 5 national parks, National Park Paklenica, National Park Plitvice Lakes, National Park Kornati, National Park Krka and National Park Velebit rank city and its surroundings at the very top of Croatia Tourism. Because of turbulent and turmoil history with a lot of the potentates which were followed one after the other trough the centuries, town's attractions are, in fact, compound between historical legacy, St. Donat church and modern architectonic accomplishments like sea organ, and Greeting to the sun.

sv. Donat Tourism here also includes a yachting tourism and several well-equipped and modern marinas will satisfy the needs of every boating enthusiasts. At city surroundings you can find some great campsites. City beaches also become very recognized at the international level. Nightlife is very rich, and every person can find something for one's own affinity...it's enough to take a walk on Kalelarga street, for example... The gastronomic offer is, of course, healthy Dalmatian cuisine, which primarly includes fish dishes, mollusks cooked with vegetables, seasoned with local olive oil, than meat speciality and lot of domestic desserts. Any of it you can taste in the restaurants or in one of city hotels... With its 76 000 citizens town care of peaceful relationships and, today is brother-town with Padova and Reggio Emilia in Italy, Romans in France, Furstenfeldbruck in Germany, Szekesfehervar in Hungary and Iquique in Chile...and send greetings to the world.

Trough the town pass the main Adriatic road (Jadranska magistrala), there's a link with new (four lines) highway A1, railroad connection with Knin. and further Zagreb, international shiping line to Ancona in Italy and local lines. Here you can book your ferry Croatia ticket. International airport is in 10 km far Zemunik.