ISLANDS - info about islands in Croatia, accommodation, hotels, villages
Croatia is a land of thousands of beautiful islands and islets. You can find a vast offer of accommodation on Croatian islands: hotels, apartments, private houses, vacation villages, camping, bungalows, and others.
Istria islands: vacation and holidays
Brijuni islands - Brijuni are a group of twelve small islands of the west coast of Istria. Famous for their scenic beauty, the islands are a holiday resort and a Croatian National Park.
Kvarner islands: vacation and holidays
The island of Krk - the largest island in Croatia, is connected by bridge to the mainland. It is known for its Frankopan castles, as well as the Baška Tablet, the first written document in Croatian.
The island of Lošinj - is an island in the Kvarner known for its beautiful coral reefs, thick pine forests, and a clean sea, frequently visited by dolphins. Lošinj is a destination of choice for divers, thanks to its beautiful sea life, and shipwrecks from ancient times. Over 1000 examples of medicinal herbs were discovered on the island by Prof. Haračić.
The island of Silba - the name for the island Silba comes from Latin "silva" which means forest, as the entire island is covered with thick pine forest. It is known to tourists for its beautiful sandy beaches.
The island of Cres - is an island in the Kvarner known for its ancient walls, Valun tablet in glagolitic script and is a home to the endangered Griffon Vulture.
The island of Pag - the island of Pag is best know for its world famous cheese and Pag doily. Two of the largest towns are Pag and Novalja. In summer Novalja, with its beach Zrće, is the center of nightlife on the island.
The island of Rab - is an island in the Kvarner. The north of the island is barren because of the strong wind Bura, while the south part is known for its rich Mediterranean vegetation. The city Rab is best known for the four church bell towers which became the symbol of the town and island.
Northern Dalmatia islands: vacation and holidays
Kornati - Kornati archipelago consists of over 140 islands, part of the archipelago is a Croatian National Park, and some other parts, like the beautiful Telascica bay is a Nature Park. The entire Kornati archipelago is known for their bizarre shapes and magnificent landscapes.
Galešnjak - Small heart shaped Island situated in Pasman channel has become a hit destination for lovers around the world.
The island of Murter - Located at the entrance to the Kornati Islands, Murter is an attractive spot for yachtsmen, and all lovers of quiet relaxation. Murter has a large number of sandy beaches along its coastline (Čigrađa, Slanica, Podvrške...), as well as numerous interesting destinations in its vicinity (the national parks: Kornati, Paklenica, and Krka).
Southern and Central Dalmatia islands: vacation and holidays
The island of Hvar -is the sunniest Adriatic island is traditionally known for its lavender. In terms of tourism island of Hvar is one of the most popular island destinations in the world.
The island of Brac - it is an island of Dalmatia known for its white marble, pinewoods, and olive groves. On the island there is the famous beach Zlatni rat, known for the fact that it changes its form due to the change of currents and waves.
The island of Vis - it is an island of Dalmatia known for its monuments and storic evidences. Not to forget the blue Cave, named so after the blue that is there present when the sunlight, through a crack, comes into the cave.
The island of Mljet - it is an island of Dalmatia known for its depth, for the national park situated on the West side of the island, for its storic evidences influenced by the Greeks and Romans.
The island of Korcula -it is the south - east dalmatian island known for its quality wine, and the house where Marco Polo was born.