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Tourist information

The Murter Island is a part of the North Dalmatian chain of islands, that consists of roughly 40% of all Croatian islands and is the most dense island chain in both the Mediterranean and Adriatic sea. The island is connected with mainland by a tiny bridge so is quite simple to reach, which makes it a lot more interesting. Situated at the doorway to the Kornati Islands, Murter Island is an beautiful place for yachtsmen, and all fans of peaceful holidays. Murter Island has many sandy beaches throughout its shore: Slanica, Podvrske, Cigrada in addition to countless remarkable spots in its neighborhood: the national parks: Kornati and Krka, the nature parks of Telascica and Vransko Lake, the ancient cities of Zadar, Split and Sibenik. Murter and Kornati arhipelago are composed of more than 200 islands, cliffs and rocks and it is one of the most stunning regions in Europe.

Stonework ruins that can be discovered throughout Murter island are all that the ancient Liburnians left behind them. The biggest site, the Gradina, is bordered with small island towns of Murter and Betina. Ruins of classic antiquity can be spotted in the leftovers of the Roman town Colentum, a Roman villa and water tank, known as the "dungeon". As a result of the proximity of National Park Kornati, that nautical haven on the Earth, Murter island is inescapable place for nautical holiday-makers. Trendy marina Hramina offers to seamans all required services. Marina is positioned in stunning Murter gulf and disposes with 400 berths and more 250 yacht places on land. In marina there are postal service, banking company, market place, hotel and dining establishment. It is opened in time frame from 1st May to 30th October. Also, there are two ACI harbours in Murter area: marina on the island Zut and island Piskera, both open from March to October.

Culture and attractions on Murter island

  • The island Murter sightseeing location primary is Colentum, the leftovers of the archaic Roman settlement, located on the north edge of the Hramina cove, close to the Gradina mountain.
  • Check out an exhibit at the Murter library to see the countless archaeological discoverings.
  • Church of the Lady of Health from 18th century in Jezera.
  • Parish Church of St. Franjo Asiski in Betina.
  • Church of St. Andrew in Tisno.

Entertainment & Sport

Those who favor active relaxation won't be dissatisfied. Tennis courts, basketball courts, soccer fields, and scuba diving clubs are at their disposal here. The sport offer of the island also features windsurfing, bowling, bike paths, kite-surfing and sailing. For sailors, participating in the yearly Murter - Kornati Regatta held in April is a imperative. The traditional cultural festival St. Rocco which happens in August is likewise well worth seeing. Drama fans are highly advised to check out the Amateur Drama Festival in May. Latinsko Idro is an festival which can not be overlooked by guests who happen to spend their fall vacations on island Murter. It is a traditional Dalmatian regatta, one of the finest in Croatia, which is followed by various cultural happenings.

Best beaches on island of Murter

Murter has a really indented coast meanings that there are lots of coves with different beaches. Par excellence beaches lie the southern side of the island that is protected from strong northern "bura" wind.
  • Beach Luke - town beach of Murter, sandy and gravelled with cement terrace for sunbathing. Beach is appropriate for kids and older people.
  • Slanica - Sandy beach, properly equipped with beach volleyball, trampoline, jet-ski and a number of taverns and beach-bars. This is one of the most explored beaches with many facilities and animation course.
  • Cigrada beach is partially sandy and partly stony. So, it is appropriate both for youngsters or for anyone looking for tranquility and privacy. Beach is bordered by pine woods and has a number of dining establishments where guests can refresh in the shade of the pines.
  • Beach Plitka vala is situated in the neighborhood of Betina town. This pebbly and sandy beach is ideal for youngsters. You can find restaurant and coffee shop on the beach.
  • Podvrske - a beach with white sand that grants the sea a gorgeous light turquoise color. The beach has a view of the Kornati islands. The same as Slanica, this beach also has depthless waters which makes it appropriate for kids.

Gastronomy on the island of Murter

Traditional meals are a premise of Murter's culinary art offer. There are various dining establishments and taverns throughout the island. Each of them will provide you the finest local, Dalmatian specialties and the autochtonous ambience. Meals are prepped in a traditional manner, with fresh ingridients because the island is known for farming and fishing. From basic meals to rich food lists of conventional Dalmatian and continental Croatian delicacies. For young and old, depending on taste and means - lots of various dishes are being cooked in local kitchens. Fish and meat meals are cooked in an exceptionally basic, native technique, grilled or barbequed with a lot of wealthy, natural spices such as olive oil, along with different Dalmatian natural herbs.

Trips & Excursions

Aside from taking pleasure in the beaches of the island there are a lot of additional activities to carry out. A selection of activites can be experienced: treking throughout the island, cycling on various biking paths, day fishing, scuba diving, paintball and kayaking. Considering that Murter island is nearby to a few fascinating places you can take the preceding daily journeys from the island:
  • tours to Zadar, Sibenik, Trogir or Split
  • walking around the island of Murter
  • tour to the island of Vrgada, one of the most vibrant island in the Murter archipelago.
  • trip to the Etnoland Dalmata Theme Park
  • tour to the Vrana lake
  • one day boat trip to the Kornati National Park
  • excursion to the Krka National Park
  • trip to the Plitvice National Park.

How to get to Murter island

Considering that the island is linked to the mainland by a bridge, it is easy to get to by vehicle and by bus. If you are arriving from direction southern or northern via freeway, take the exit 20-Pirovac to Murter and proceed by a regional road to the island. You can also use the seaside road but the drive will be a bit longer. There are 2 flight terminals to select between if you are dropping in by airplane; Split or Zadar airport terminal. If you are moving by bus, there are frequent bus lines from Sibenik to Murter.

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Accommodation on Murter island

Accommodation can be found in a number of cutting-edge holiday apartments or in one of beautiful stone villas. At disposition is hotel Colentum located in Slanica bay with stunning view to Kornati island chain. Hotel has 250 beds and a really atractive beach. Nearby, at fingertip to hotel visitors, but also to all visitors of Murter island, there is entertainment center Slanica with numerous sport activities. Unique tourist attraction that draws in more and more enthusiasts in the sea and nature, so called "Robinson tourism". In the context there are at least 200 holiday homes in the possession of Murters residents. Those who pick this way of holidays can truly state that they had the entire island by them. There is no phone, banks, post offices, TV, vehicles and even electrical power. Sounds of the blowing wind and waves, sun, stone and tranquility that, trust us, you have never encounter in life. One thing you hardly ever forget for complete lifetime and always return to. Robinson buildings are basically equiped, they use storage tanks with rainwater as a water source, solar power rather than electrical power, fridges that operate on gas, they typically have a shower outsides that is warmed up by the sun's rays.They have no regular catamaran connection with mainland and they are typically only at your disposal by foot or by motorboat.

Private accommodation is a excellent selection for a budget holiday on island Murter or islands on Kornati island chain. Our offer for private acommodation come up with: apartments, holiday houses, stone villas, suites and fishermen residences. Throughout our offer anybody can discover something for their preference and requirements.

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