This is how holiday rental owners described Pakoštane
show more airports: Zadar and Split airport, which together with highways and boat lines with Italy enable you to come here fast and safely. Pakoštane also attracts tourists because of its numerous sand and stone beaches, clean sea, old pine forests and stealthy coves on its nearby islands to which you can easy get swimming.
show more It is a very nice place and has everything to offer- Vrana Lake, trips,beautiful cities can be reached easily. Hee you can relax or take part at the ono of many activities Pakostane offer.Pakostane is lined with beautiful beaches, many beautiful hiking trails and a very animated landscape full of life! The Adriatic region is moving, the people radiate a powerful energy that refreshes your heart! Let yourself be seduced by culture that has always been known for an enjoyable life. We are proud to welcome you to our contry and look forward to your visit.
The lake and sea:
In the immediate vicinity of Pakostane or more precisely above the coast roast 2 km. from the sea is another natural phenomenon of the freshwater lake Vrana. The lake ist about 14 km. long and 4 km. wide surrounded by fertile fields. North of the lake,
One finds today the remains of the city and the Turkish Vrana Karawanserei. The town was once ruled by the first Croatian ruler. In the Middle Ages it was under the rule of the Knights Hospitallers and Templars.The Vrana Lake is a natural phenomenon that has much to offer: an ornithological reserve with various protected bird species eg herons. Anglers have the option to fish only 2km. away from the sea to catch freshwater fish. Horse riding is ideal for the modern nomad riding around the lake.
In the resort: grocers, buteher, bakery, restaurant, night club, pharmacy, doctor, dentist,veterinarian, boutiques,postoffice.
folkoreevenings,concerts and attractions. Various sports and excursions can be booked direct by us.
Other possibilities: shopping and entertainment 6-40km.
show more gas station, a hotel, a market, restorants and cafes. You really do have everything to spend a pleasant vacation.
At the main square in Pakostane there is the church Uzasasca Gospodnjeg which serves locals and visitors for pleasant walk and sightseeing.
Close your eyes and imagine the picture. right in front of you is a stone island Babuljas decorated with rim rock cliffs. To the left ob Babuljas is the island Veliki Skolj. It is overgrown by tall shrubs, and on top of it there is a cross. At ten meters from Veliki Skolj there is island Sveta Justina. There is a small chapel and a cross on the island. Sveta Justina is just opposite the Pakostane port.
Discover the beautiful Dalmatia
Dalmatia | The picturesque landscape of Dalmatia stretches from the island Rab in the northwest to the border with Montenegro in the southeast. Typical features of the coast in this traditional region are the fjord like bays as well as the islands off the coast. Cultural and touristic centres are the towns of Split, Dubrovnik, Zadar and Sibenik. In the small fishing villages and idyllic heartland you will find peace and seclusion. Beautiful sandy beaches are a special feature of the islands Rab and Pag. The other islands also are worth spending a vacation on. When on Pag don’t miss out on tasting the local delicassy feta cheese.
Worth a visit is Dalmatia's biggest city Split. Why do you not start at the Diokletian's Palace and take a stroll through the old town centre as well as along the promenade. Alternatively you could walk up to Marjan Hill where you have a wonderful view over the area. Should you want to take in some of the cultural treasures then we would recommend you to visit one of the larger museums of the town.
The Makarska Riviera provides you with some of the most charming beaches where you can relax and recharge those empty batteries. With the phenomenal setting of the Biokovo Mountains as a background make this location one of the unique parts of coastal strip to be found in Dalmatia.
In the south part of Dalmatia you will find the Konavle Valley also known as the “Garden of Dubrovnik”. A variety of vegetables as well as figs, olives and cypresses grow in these ideal surroundings. Equally important are the vineyards of this region that are spread out in this spacious valley. This diverse and fertile countryside invites you to go on extensive walks whilst enjoying the tranquillity that the area offers. Should you want to take in some of the local sights and sounds then you should visit the town of Cilipi where every Sunday folklore events take place.