The best day trips from Zadar

The best day trips from Zadar

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The area around Zadar features a number of unique locations that need to be seen. If you are going to be staying in Zadar you have definitely got to check out some of these top day trips outside of the city:

The Plitvice Lakes: This national park is fairly close to Zadar and there is a bus route that leaves every morning to this region making it very easy for travelers to explore. Also, we offer a private tours to the lakes.

Most would recommend at least six hours to see the park. Although this area is located around two hours away from central Zadar the untouched wilderness and beautiful trails are well worth the excursion. 

National Park Kornati Islands: The Kornati islands are a protected zone that does not offer direct ferries out to them. Group tours are available daily during the season but we recommend a private tour to enjoy hidden bays and beaches on your own pace. This day trip involves traveling around to several different protected islands as well as exploring a world phenomena Salt Lake for swimming. Traditional villages are also located in this area which have been historically preserved and it is always fun to wonder around this sites and experience the island life. 

Pag Island: This area of the world is known for salt production, world-class cheese as well as making exquisite lace. This unique day trip experience can help you bring back some fantastic souvenirs as well as explore a unique region that roughly one hour and 55 min. away. This area is also known for its fantastic nightclubs that need to be checked out during your travels if you are into clubbing scene.The party beach is called Zrce beach and it is located in town called Novalja.