The Croatian Region of Dalmatia-Sibenik

The eight Croatian regions for tourism offer a lot of options for different types of tourism. One of the popular yachting regions is Dalmatia – Sibenik. Like the common image of the Dalmatian coast, this is one romantic and beautiful place.

One can call Croatia yachting paradise after visiting Dalmatia-Sibenik. The region is dotted with islands, and centred around Sibenik and its famous cathedral, the Cathedral of St. James, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Several fortresses, remnants of the Renaissance era (which includes St. Nicholas Fortress) can be seen surrounding the city.

The interior has the Krka National Park with its waterfalls and religious monasteries. Skradinski Buk is one of the most attractive parts of the park, with numerous attractions and facilities available among various footpaths, sightseeing tours and presentations, boat trips, restaurants and museum. Roški Slap, located near Miljevci, is the second most popular attraction of the Krka National Park in terms of numbers of visitors, and whose cascades can be visited throughout the year. The most attractive way to reach Roški Slap is to take one of the excursion boats operated by the Krka National Park, although the falls can also be reached with a public road. Inside the park is the island of Visovac which was founded during the reign of Louis I of Hungary, home to the Roman Catholic Visovac Momastery founded by the Franciscans in 1445 near Miljevci village. The park also includes the Serb Orthodox Monastery Krka founded in 1345. The island can be visited by a boat tour from Skradinski Buk.

You can call Croatia a place for journey back in the past, with the medieval fortresses and many archaeological remains in the area around the city of Khin. he recently discovered Roman town Burnum is 18km far from Knin in direction of Kistanje. There are the remains of the biggest amphitheatre in Dalmatia built in 77 BC, during the rule of Vespasian which could host 8000 people. The nearby villages Biskupija and Kapitul are extremely interesting archaeological sites from the 10th century where many remains of medieval Croatian culture are found including churches, graves, decorations, and epigraphs.

With cheap international calls your journey to Croatia will be a most pleasant experience.


December 7, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Cheap Calls

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