Island Iž is an island located off the coast of Croatia which is around 18 square kilometres in size. It forms part of the Zadar archipelago and is marked by cliffs and islets. Staying in Island Iž holiday villas can give you an opportunity to get away from the frenetic and stressful hustle and bustle of city life, kick back, relax and enjoy the holiday delights of this beautiful island. Island Iž boasts several picturesque buildings dating back to the Romanesque period and there are also plenty of fishing and agricultural activities carried out on this island. A holiday here and the charming and quaint architecture can transport you back to times long gone by. There are rocks of dolomite and limestone located almost everywhere on this island. There are also two big settlements on Island Iž, these being Mali Iž and Veli Iz, so you have lots of choice as to where your base your Island Iž holiday rentals, depeding on the kind of holiday experience you're looking for and the things you want to see on your trip. Have you ever tried a holiday getaway in Spain? Why not take a look at La Nucia Villa Rentals.
Villas on Iž Island - the perfect tranquil getaway for your friends and family
Staying in Island Iž holiday rentals will allow you to immerse yourself in the fascinating history and culture of this heavenly island. 1266 was when the first Croats found their way on to the Island Iž and you can see some very fascinating exhibits and artefacts related to the history of the Island Iž in the Homeland Museum in Veli Iz. While staying in some of the Island Iž holiday rentals you can also walk around and look for its special pottery, as this island is known for its ornately decorated pottery. On your holiday in Island Iž you can also visit some of the places of religious interest here, the most notable being the 11th century pre- Romanesque church and the 9th century chapel.
To immerse yourself in some local cultural traditions and rituals, you can stay in the Island Iž villa rentals during the time of year when the local population traditionally elects the king of Island Iž. Walking around Island Iž can also give you a chance to see some of the plantations and orchards this island is so famous for. The profusion of olive plantations and olive trees truly are an unparalleled and unmissable sight to behold. Quite a few of the trees, such as fig trees, are also found in abundance near the quaint and charming little villages of Veli Iz and Mali Iz. If your looking for some high-adrenaline adventure activities, the Island Iž holiday rentals can give you the chance to enjoy diving in the island’s sparkling azure waters.
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