Dalmatia - Zadar Region
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elcome to the island of olive trees, hidden coves and sandy beaches. The island that will impress you with natural beauties, preserved tradition and hospitable hosts. More than 2500 hours of sunshine per year, stone and sand beaches, crystal-clear waters, many accommodation options in apartments and rooms, original local culinary specialties and very good ferry connections with Zadar and Biograd, will make your stay on this island unforgettable.
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A Hundred Miles of Panorama
Green & Blue
On the Move
At the Door of Kornati
Feel the Vibrations of the Past
Moments of Fun & Relaxation
The Sunny Island
Spend Your Summer in Style
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Feel the Vibrati
Saint Jerome Monastery, 15 century, Ugljan
ions of the past
Ivan Petrov Milan, Ugljan Polyptich 15 century
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Saint Paul Monastery, 15 century, Galevac - Preko
1. Our Lady of the Snow procession, Kukljica 2. Villa Rustica, 1 c., Ugljan 3. KlimantoviÄ‡ Rituals, 16 c., Lukoran 4. Our Lady of the Snow,14 c., Kukljica 5. Saint. Lovre, 19 c., Lukoran
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he island of Ugljan offers visitors the experience of visiting picturesque places with long fishing traditions and a “garden” of 200 000 Mediterranean beauties – the olive tree. Ancient villas and castles, early Christian churches, Glagolitic centers in medieval monasteries and a well preserved rich local tradition and heritage, all guarantee that you will not regret choosing the island of Ugljan for your holiday. Welcome...
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UGLJAN (“UGLJAN”, glagolitic alphabet)
he first people that lived on Ugljan are the Liburnians, an Illyrian tribe. In the 4th century BC they built settlements on the hills, whose remains are still visible today.
The Romans colonized the island in the 1st century BC and built the countryside villas (villae rusticae). In the Middle Ages, the Croats settled on the island, as evidenced by the remains of stone interlace ornaments, churches and a number of toponyms. In the 15th century the island comes under the rule of the Venetian Republic until the fall of the Monarchy. Venetian rule than bows to Napoleonic conquests after which the Austro-Hungarian Monarchy settles in until 1918. Henceforth, the island becomes an integral part of Croatia.
1. Galevac Museum, Preko 2. Priješke Lavandijere, Preko 3. Brižićevi Dvuori, Preko 4. Our Lady of the Rosary, 18 c., Preko 5. St. Euphemia, 17 c., Sutomišćica 6. St. Paul, 17 c., Kukljica 7. Folk costume 8. St. Lawrence, 17 c., Kali 9. Baroque Castle Lantana, 17 c., Sutomišćica 10. Baroque Castle De Ponte, 17 c., Lukoran 11. Castle Beršić, 17 c., Ugljan 12. St. Mary, 5 c., Ošljak 13. St. Hipolit, 11 c., Ugljan 14. St. John the Baptist, 11 c., Preko 15. St. Jerome, 14 c., Kukljica 16. St. Pelegrin, 14 c., Kali
G. B. A. Pitteri, Annunciation足, 18 c.
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Otok Ugljan, osim čistog i bistrog nudi i raznovrsne plaže. Otok koji je brojnim uvalama i grebenima skriva vnom kamene, šljunčane i pješćane
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The sunny island
of secluded bays and irresistible beaches
ome are shallow and sandy, some gravel and some rocky with natural stone slabs for sunbathing... Although relatively small, the island of Ugljan abounds with a variety of beaches situated in many picturesque bays along the coastline of the island. The most popular beaches are located in the southern part of the island, facing Dugi Otok and protected from the Bora wind. Because of their diversity and beauty, irresistible charm and intimacy, you may find yourself in a dilemma when it comes to picking the right beach for you. The entire island is one beach, which transforms from secluded to intimate, to nudist to the one astir with crowd, fun and red-hot summer rhythms. Whether you select a quiet and secluded cove or a sandy rhapsody, one thing is certain, you have chosen your place under the sun.
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az beach bears the mark of the Blue Flag, which is an international environmental program to protect marine and coastal environment, which is a highly respected tourist mark in the world, taken as the main criterion by many tourists when choosing their holiday destinations.
A perfect day at sea...
Although they do not know why this is so, scientists say that people near the sea relax the best ...
1. Jaz, Preko 2. Ju탑na Luka, Ugljan 3. Zelena punta, Kukljica 4. Batala탑a, Kali 5. Magazin, Preko
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Staying near the sea has great benefits.
Apart from the fact that sea water is cleansing, a combination of fresh air, sun and salt give us the needed peace.
1. Bilišće, Preko 2. Mostir, Ugljan 3. Ćinta, Ugljan 4. Kostanj, Kukljica 5. Sabuša, Kukljica 6. Mala Lamjana, Kali 7. Rivica, Lukoran 8. Otrić, Kali 9. Riva, Sutomišćica 10. Cove Svitla, Preko
Experience spectacular sunsets ...
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ertainly the most beautiful description of the legendary Zadar sunset has been written by the famous film director Alfred Hitchcock during his visit to Zadar in May 1964. Watching the sunset behind the island of Ugljan from the window of room 204 in Hotel Zagreb, he wrote the following: â€œSunset in Zadar is the most beautiful in the world and is much nicer than the one in Key West, Florida.â€?
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A Hundre d Mil
Thanks to the warm Mediterranean climate, pine forests, olive groves and sea air, the island of Ugljan is an ideal place to refresh the body and soul. Learn to live with us in harmony with nature!
les of panorama
Saint Michael Fort, 13- century
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Green & Blue iversity and beauty of its landscape D make Ugljan a natural choice of getaway for those seeking a combination of discovering the island and a healthy and active holiday.
Any time of year is perfectly suited for exploring numerous cycling and hiking trails that hug the shimmering sea coast or lead you into the untouched inland of the island. Islands are the real spice gardens. You can easily come across oregano, basil, bay leaves, rosemary, angelica, sage, thyme ... and there is also a successful eco olive grove with over 250 olive trees.
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On the move S
taying on the island always represents a new experience and adventure. If you are looking for a destination where you can enjoy plenty of outdoor activities, then the island of Ugljan is the best choice. From traditional bowling, fishing and diving, in recent times the island has become a favorite destination for increasingly popular mountain biking and rock climbing. There are more than 100 kilometers of bicycle and hiking trails on the island.
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10. 12. Diving 13. Olive groving 14. Sailing 15. Football
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PREKO www.marinapreko.com SUTOMIŠĆICA www.oliveislandmarina.com
At the door of Kornati
he island’s marinas and moorings are located in the very center of Preko, Kukljica, Sutomiscica and Ugljan, and provide a true island atmosphere, as well as easy access to other anchorages in sheltered waters, offering opportunities to explore hundreds of islands within the Kornati National Park. Experienced sailors describe Ugljan as “the jewel in the crown of the beautiful Dalmatian waters”, convinced that it offers many opportunities for the best sailing in the world. UGLJAN, OLIVE ISLAND / 31
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Spend your summer in style I
f you choose to spend your holidays on the island of Ugljan, it is important to know that the island offers self-service apartment accommodation, private rooms, hotel accommodation, mobile homes and campsites. Most popular accommodation is in self-service apartments, fully equipped for a comfortable stay. Adventurers can choose a place in camps close to the sea, and you can also enjoy a superb holiday in stylishly decorated houses with swimming pool. Regardless of accommodation type, island holidays always offer something more than the usual.
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Published on Jan 10, 2014