A tiny speck in the Adriatic, this island is a great Croatian getaway destination. Located in the Zadar Archipelago of islands off the coastline of Croatia, Zverinac is a very small island with a permanent population of under 50 people. Covering an area of only 4.2 square kilometres, it can be reached by ferry from the nearby city of Zadar. Visitors to Island Zverinac holiday rentals will primarily be attracted by the peace and tranquility that his superb maritime environment offers. With so few people around, the island is very peaceful and there is a real sense of freedom when it comes to hiking around and exploring the landscape. The area is covered in typical Mediterranean vegetation, and good views of the surrounding area can be obtained from the island's highest point, some 111 metres above sea level.
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With things so quiet on the island, visitors to Zverinac villa rentals might want to head over to the neighboring island of Dugi Otok. There are more routes for walkers and cyclists to explore here, while the sea and beaches make excellent spots for swimming or simply soaking up the sunshine. Boat trips also leave from here for the Kornati Islands, a stunning section of the Adriatic, where nature reserves can be found among the rocky shorelines of the many islands. Although facilities on the island itself are somewhat limited, it is relatively straightforward for anyone staying in Island Zverinac holiday rentals to reach the large city of Zadar. This is one of the major tourist destinations in Croatia, and there are host of activities on offer which will keep anyone busy. The old town centre is well worth a visit, while down by the shoreline visitors can marvel at Zadar's famous sea organ, where the waves plays tunes on valves cut into the rocks.
The 12th century cathedral is also worth visiting and a highlight of any trip to Zadar is to be rowed across the bay by one of the local boatmen, who have been operating this service to locals for years. There are Roman ruins in the city too, with a few columns and an altar testifying to the presence of an ancient forum. Visitors to Zverinac holiday villas should prepare to step into another world of enchanting relaxation, an island where the pressures of modern life do not apply. With so few people to bother you and so much sea and space to enjoy, visitors may find that one trip leaves them desperate to return.
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