Vacation in Zadar
The old Croatian medieval town of Zadar is located in northern Dalmatia on the Adriatic coast and was previously a fortress. In Zadar you will find stunning architecture from Roman times and the Middle Ages, which gives you a good idea of Croatian history. The city offers culture, hospitable residents, warm climate, numerous night clubs, many good restaurants and beautiful scenery including blue sea and fine beaches. Zadar is a hub for ferries to the islands in the Adriatic and Istria peninsula and a perfect place for an urban beach holiday. IKroatia has apartments and houses in Zadar!
Sights near your rental in Zadar
In Zadar there is no lack of interesting sights. The city is full of beautiful churches, particularly St. Donatus Church stands out. It originated in the early Middle Ages and has almost become a city symbol. St. Anastasia’s Cathedral is a complex building and the largest in Dalmatia. Among other architectural masterpieces we recommended a visit to the Roman Forum (Forum Romanum) which is very well preserved. Sights of Zadar is not only back in time – the city also got several modern masterpieces, such as the famous Sea Organ by the harbour where the waves generates sound and music, by night the Sun Salutation creates spectacular light using a huge solar panel.
Leisure activities close to your apartment in Zadar
Most people are visiting Zadar because of the town itself, but there is nothing to stop you for a swim as well. There are several beaches near the city: Kolovare beach is located closest to the center and the beach Borik has many water activities such as surfing, water slides and more. In Plivitca National Park you can see the beautiful waterfalls. If you rent a boat, you can explore some of the beautiful islands in this area. If you live in an apartment or your holiday in Zadar, you are granted a varied holiday and many different experiences.
Shopping & culture near your holiday apartment in Zadar
In Zadar there are many smaller galleries exhibiting glass and crafts. You can also find the permanent exhibition “The Gold and Silver of Zadar”, which deals with religious art. Are you looking for shopping you can check out Supernova and City Galleria, which is among the larger shopping centers in this area. Whether you prefer beaches and sun, cultural experiences or shopping – on holiday in Zadar you will find it all.