If your Mediterranean fantasies feature balmy days by sapphire waters in the shade of ancient walled towns, Croatia is the place to turn them into reality. Discover Croatia
Dive into one of the ecologically best-preserved parts of Europe since 10% of the country is protected. Explore its 8 national parks and 12 nature parks, among which are the Plitvice Lakes, the only natural wonder recognized by UNESCO. Its sea is the purest in Europe, according to the European Commission, and some of its beaches are considered the most beautiful locations in the world. Croatia has an impressive 1,246 islands dotted along the beautiful Adriatic coast.
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Croatia is home to the world's biggest truffle. Croatia has the highest number of UNESCO Intangible Goods of any European country. Zlatni rat beach changes in shape and colour depending on the wind. Croatia has the richest collection of remains of Neanderthal people in the world.
Active holidays, outdoors & nature
Whether to fly higher than the clouds, dive into the deep sea or practice any activity you can imagine in between, Croatia is a true paradise for lovers of active tourism, nature and adrenaline. Dive to discover the sunken wonders hidden in a coastline of unsurpassed beauty. Explore every corner of wild nature on foot, horseback or bicycle. Free your energy in river canyons and karst landscapes going rafting and kayaking, glide through the air parachuting and paragliding and expand your horizons in the mountains of Biokovo or Vidova Gora. Live every experience, live every sensation, and come and live in Croatia!
A Sea of Opportunities
The Adriatic Sea, one of the most peaceful and transparent of the Mediterranean, is the very place for sailing under full sail, for motorboat cruise ships or for simply enjoying recreational fishing by boat.
Through 6278 km Croatia’s coastline offers an exciting challenge of 1244 islands, islets, rocks and reefs with thousands of wet and dry berths available all year, modern marinas with yachts to hire and professional sailing courses to attend. Hop from island to island in the Kornati archipelago mooring in bays or natural shelters, enjoy the underwater fishing in Pakleni Otoci, visit the famous lighthouse of Palagruza, the most remote Croatian island and moor at the amazing Elaphiti Islands.
Health and Wellness
Nature itself has already opened the way, particularly in the coastal area, with natural aromatherapies whose beneficial effect is felt during a walk along the trails of medicinal plants, of which the scents of lavender and rosemary often dominate, or beneath cypress trees in a stimulating blend of Mediterranean vegetation, extraordinary clean air and mild climate. One can enjoy Croatia in the sea, coast and interesting interior with its rich forests and untouched regions swimming, sailing, hiking, walking, running, and cycling, as well as by spiritually and mentally relaxing at thermal springs which quality-wise are amongst the best in Europe.