Surrounding


Nearby Kaprije there is Kornati National Park, one of the most indented island groups in the Mediterranean, with 150 islands, smaller islands and cliffs, whose coast line is about 238 km long. This paradise offers you variety of floral and animal species and possibility for many other activities to enjoy, including plenty of sun, true beauty and wide gastronomic range of local ´konobas´(taverns) and restaurants.

City of Šibenik is located between two national parks, thanks to the second one, Krka National Park, it has become the first city with street-light in the world. Krka National Park consists of area around river Krka flowing through deep and vivid canyon 75 km long, creating noisy waterfalls: Bilušića buk, Miljacka, Brljan, Rošnjak, Manojlovački waterfall, Roški waterfall and famous Skradinski buk (Krka waterfall – 46 m), which is the largest calcareous sinter barrier in Europe. Two cultural-historical monuments are specially emphasized: franciscan monastery on the island Visovac and Krka abbey.

Šibenik is a city where you always feel like a turist, especially while you explore gorgeous old city core with small narrow streets (´kaleta´), which lead you to vivid squares and finally to cities pride, St Jacobs Cathedral, but also Šibenik Cityhall, Dukes palace-today a Museum of Šibenik, City theatre, Bishops palace and many other churches and convents. Lets not forget fortresses of St Michael (Mihovil), St John (Ivan) and St Nichlaus (Nikola). Šibenik, besides rich history and cultural heritage, offers interesting cultural-entertaining program, and is specially proud of International children festival, Evenings of Dalmatian chanson, Medieval fair and many street shows, it is also first croatian city of culture and children friendly City.

Accommodation

This stone two storey 19th century house, only 450 meters away from the sea, is one of the first houses built on island of Kaprije. In 2010 interieur has been completely renovated. more


Kaprije

This beautiful dalmatian island counts more than twenty bays, among which the most famous one is St Peters harbour with berths, also the biggest one and serves as a port for ferries and fast boats. more