When visiting Croatia, you will find an amazing array of wonderful islands. Each island has its own beauty and an array of lovely attractions. Over a thousand islands are located in Croatia, and every island varies in size. There are small islands and there are big islands, for example Cres Island, the 20st largest island in the Mediterranean. So, among the beautiful attractions in Croatia, you must also visit its islands, because they feature a unique natural beauty. Here is an overview on some of the most popular islands in Croatia:
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When visiting Hvar, you will find amazing beaches, gently rolling hills, a vibrant nightlife and of course, lush vineyards. While you are wandering around on the island’s medieval streets, you will notice that this place has an amazing ancient history. Starigrad in the oldest village in Hvar, but Hvar Town is the main attraction on this island. If you are looking for some interesting activities, you can take a water taxi to the Pakleni archipelago or explore the southern cliffs.
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Korcula is the most populated island in Croatia. This island is separated from the natural ground by a narrow strait. Korcula is also the name of the capital’s island. Known as “Little Dubrovnik”, Korcula is a beautiful ancient city and it’s famous for its unique architecture. One of the main attractions on this island is the alleged house of birth of Marco Polo. Still, the most impressive building on this island is the Cathedral of St. Marco, featuring a Gothic-Renaissance style. Its construction was completed in the 15th century.
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Rab is positioned on the northern coast of Croatia. This island is one of the most densely wooded islands in the country. Here, you can find a large display of botanical life, including several trees, plants and a 100-year old agave. Rab is considered one of the greenest islands in the Adriatic Sea. Rab Island is an excellent place to visit any time because it has mild winters and warm summers.
Croatian islands are perfect to be visited, due to their several attractions and natural beauty. What island have you visited in Croatia?