FAMILY HOLIDAYS IN DALMATIA 8 DAYS

Dalmatia is the largest tourist region of Croatia,with a maritime area that consists of no less than 926 islands, rocks and reefs.Stone labyrinths formed by dry stone walls that surrounds many vineyards and olive groves are a characteristic that is found in all three parts of the region: Northern Dalmatia, Central Dalmatia and Southern Dalmatia.In each of these areas you can enjoy both the unique cultural monuments of old Mediterranean cities and wonders of unspoiled nature.

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From € 550 / person based on 2 people

Organized stays from april to october

PROGRAM OF STAY

DAY 1: ARRIVAL AT SPLIT AIRPORT

Flight from xy airport ... arrival on Split airport – renting a car in office on the airport, departure from Split airport towards Šibenik (among all Croatian cities on the Adriatic coast with its unique location and its position in a picturesque bay where the Krka river flows; a look at the architecture Šibenik reveals the unique harmony of urban poetry and its natural environment, with its port connected to the ocean by the Straits of St. Anthony, which in the past was an important development of sailing in commercial transactions for economic prosperity of the city) - one hour break for refreshment - a city tour and then continuation to ZATON HOLIDAY RESORT , Zaton-Nin in the surroundings of Zadar  - check in apartment (s) - free time,  dinner in the restaurant of the complex ZATON HOLIDAY RESORT and overnight stay (1).

Distance: Airport Split, Kaštela - City of Sibenik = 61 km; Sibenik - HOLIDAY RESORT ZATON, Zaton = 97 km

DAY 2: VILLAGE NIN

In the morning, after breakfast, discovery of the oldest Croatian royal town of Nin, distanced about 15 km from Zadar. Inhabited 3,000 years ago, it is an important archaeological locality (the ruins of the largest ancient temple of the Adriatic, the mosaics, the smallest cathedral in the world, the only church of coronation romantic, old boat Croatian Condura, etc. testify of ancient times and the time when the city was the seat of the archbishop and the first capital of Croatia - it is nestled in a shallow lagoon surrounded by salt and other sandy beaches, and here there is also the largest source of medicinal mud on earth. The most popular festive event is undoubtedly the "šokolijada" Nin which promotes the old gourmet smoked meat specialty of this region. The "Sokol" - kind of ham) - return to the ZATON HOLIDAY RESORT  for dinner and overnight stay. (2)

Distances: HOLIDAY RESORT ZATON, Zaton - Village Nin A / R = 4.5 km x 2 = 9 km

DAY 3: FREE TIME FOR DISCOVERING PETRČANE

In the morning after breakfast a walking discovery tour of a small fishing village Petrčane in the picturesque charm surrounded by fragrant pine woods, which is 5.5 km from Zaton on the way to Zadar. Petrčane is a nice place where the combination of beaches and dunes, protected from winds and high waves brings a beneficial freshness.

Distances: HOLIDAY RESORT ZATON, Zaton - Village Petrčane A / R = 5.5 km x 2 = 11 km

DAY 4: BIOGRAD – CITY OF KINGS

After breakfast, departure towards Biograd (Early in its history, Biograd was a major historical city in Croatia. In fact, in the Middle Ages, the city experienced a particularly flourishing period. It was the capital of the kings of Croatia dating 1102, when the king of Croatia and Hungary Koloman was crowned. Many traces of the medieval grandeur of Biograd and its surroundings are also exposed in the local museum.Unfortunately almost all of the city was destroyed several times by invaders. Among the main attractions in the city buildings, you can admire the Basilica of St. John, which dates from the eleventh century and has survived the looting and destruction of the city by the Venetians in 1125. A very small reward compared to its former beaut, a seaside resort between Sibenik and Zadar like so many others on the Croatian coast but has a major advantage: somehow it serves to boating nomads a starting point to many islands & islets Zadar archipelago, it is also close to national parks, not only the Kornati archipelago but also Paklenica, Krka Waterfalls, Plitvice Lakes, Lake Vrana (Vransko Jezero), and therefore allows tourists who stay there to make particularly rich and varied excursions - on arrival, check in rooms at the hotel ADRIATIC*** - free time for dinner in the hotel restaurant and overnight stay (1)

Distance: HOLIDAY RESORT ZATON, Zaton - Hotel ADRIATIC, Biograd = 52 km

DAY 5: TOUR OF ZADAR – BEST EUROPEAN DESTINATION 2016

In the morning, after breakfast, tour of the City of Zadar, 3000-year history of a prestigious past: it is also the cultural, economic and administrative center of northern Dalmatia and simultaneously an important crossroads connecting the North and South of Croatia; this city attracted by its natural beauty and warm hospitality of its inhabitants, because many visitors and artists compare it to Venice and Dubrovnik. It has a wealth of important archaeological, artistic and cultural monuments of antiquity, the Middle Ages and the Renaissance and represents an inexhaustible source of the history of Croatian heritage with its harbor, its historic center and the many Roman remains. The sea organ, the pre-Romanesque church of St. Donat, the Cathedral of st Anastasia (sv Stosija.) are some of the main things to see here - back to the hotel ADRIATIC*** for dinner and overnight stay (2).

Distances: HOTEL ADRIATIC, Biograd - Zadar A / R = 30 km x 2 = 60 km;

DAY 6: ARCHIPELAGO OF NATIONAL PARK KORNATI

After breakfast, at 09:00 boarding on catamaran KORNATSKA VILA, Port Biograd for a day trip to explore the ARCHIPELAGO KORNATI* ("On the last day of Creation God wished to crown his work to create the archipelago of Kornati, tears, stars and breath of wind "George B. Show), lunch on board - fish and barbecue Amusette of"barba"(Captain) - return to Biograd at 17:30 - free time a coffee break in the city and then return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay (3).

*KORNATI

DAY 7:  KRKA NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast, drive towards LOZOVAC (entry in the Krka National Park) for one-day visit of KRKA WATERFALLS* - natural beauty of NP KRKA by boat and on foot - Lunch (we suggest the restaurant Rural Gite KRISTIAN, Roški slap) - later in the afternoon return to the hotel ADRIATIC, Biograd for dinner and overnight stay (4).

* In the middle of the dry Karst Dalmatinska Zagora, the Krka river all the way to the sea has caused singularly natural phenomena, with water gushing at the foot of the Dinara mountain in the eastern sector of the city of Knin.

Its initial current it turns into Lake river to jump into the sea near Sibenik after a 72 km route, which due to its natural, scientific and cultural, has been instrumental in its classification as a heritage site by its national park status of the Krka River in 1985.

The river Krka has countless reports of traces of ancient civilizations and even the Paleolithic era, and archaeological research led to the updating of ceramics, bones and flint knives. Right on the river near waterfalls Skradinski buk, an ancient structure of water supply Scardona has been found, and in this area there are remains of several old Croatian fortresses of the 14th century.

Among the sacred monuments, the prize goes to the island of Visovac, a true jewel of nature in the middle of Visovac lake formed by the river. A franciscan monastery mentioned for the first time in 1400 provides evidence of past centuries as with other sacred monument orthodox monastery in 1402 with his bibiliothécaire background old books, icons, scripts and church liturgical garments.

The river Krka has seven beautiful waterfalls, the most famous is Skradinski buk with an overall height of 45.7 meters. The second most famous waterfall is Roski slap, 25.5 meters high and the banks of the river abound with greenery and species of Mediterranean herbs and subméditerranéennes), attracting tens of thousands of visitors each year.

Distance: HOTEL ADRIATIC, Biograd - Entree PN Krka, Lozovac A / R = 56 km x 2 = 112 km  

DAY 8: END OF STAY

After breakfast, free time and according to flight schedules, stop in an ancient small touristic city of Trogir before driving back to the Split airport, return of rented car and fligh back home.

Distance: Hotel Adriatic*** - Airport Split = 110 km 

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