Sibenik is one of the most beautiful places in Croatia that mixes the beauty of nature, beaches and fun activities with the unique and special buildings and touristic historical sites that tells a lot about the history of Croatia. You will fall in love with the city’s monuments and beaches!
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For adventure, sea and history lovers, this is for you! This town is considered the oldest town on the Croatian coast that has a lot of historic sites that has many churches and museums and tell a lot about the culture of the country. Not only that, but also there are many activities to do and various beaches that has spectacular landscapes. So whether you are looking to have fun, relax or explore a new culture, this is for you!
Visit the old Town Hall
Situated on the medieval central town square, the town hall is a very harmonious renaissance that was built in 1533. The unique architecture of the place will take you back to hundreds of years ago. It is definitely worth the visit!
Visit the Medieval Mediterranean garden
The garden of the monastery of St. Lawrence is part of the Franciscan monastery and has lots of rare and very beautiful plants and flowers. The garden was reopened in 2007 after being closed for almost 100 years!
Visit Visovac Monastery
This a small island that lies in the lower flow of Krka between two spectacular waterfalls, the Roski and Skradinski, in the national park of Krka. You will be astonished by the very relaxing, picturesque and unique view.
Take part in the International Children’s Festival
This festival turns 61 in 2019! It involves kids’ films, music, visual arts, puppetry and the best thing is that you won’t find difficulty communicating with other people because they mainly invite foreigners and the main language is English!
Sip wine with a sea view
Nothing could be better than relaxing by the sea and enjoying the very tasteful special Croatian wine while listening to music and watching shows.
Swim in an idyllic lagoon
In Krka national park, you will be able to swim in the crystal-clear blue water along with the water falls. It will definitely be an unforgettable experience with an unforgettable view.
- The best time to visit Sibenik is between June and August where it can be warm and with less rain.
- Don’t miss dining at the award- winning restaurant, pelegrini. Enjoy the very delicious Dalmatian cuisines especially hake, lamb and monkfish!
- Visit Fort Barone that was built in the 1600s and reopened in 2016.
- Don’t miss visiting the great Cathedral of St James.