The territory of northern Velebit was proclaimed a national park in 1999 due to the exceptional diversity of its karst phenomena, its rich biology and exceptional natural beauty on relatively small surface of 109 km2.
The tradition of lace-making by needle-point has been nurtured in the town of Pag for centuries. Among the products of this special technique, Pag lace is the most valued and was thus registered in the UNESCO world heritage list in 2009.
Undersea tours in a semi-submarine, with a glass bottom that is always underwater, allows for a complete experience of the marine world. The vessel resembles a genuine submarine.
DELIGHT YOUR SENSES WITH THE UNFORGETTABLE GASTRONOMIC EXPERIENCE OF THE ISLAND; WITH A TOUR OF CENTURY OLD OLIVE TREES, WINE CELLARS, THE AWARD-WINNING CHEESE FACTORY AND TASTING OF NATURAL, THERAPEUTIC HONEY. THIS TOUR OFFERS A VARIETY OF AUTHENTIC FLAVOURS, COMBINED WITH BEAUTIFUL NATURE AND CULTURAL HERITAGE.
Out of the eight national parks in Croatia, this one receives the most visitors and is one of the most distinguished. In 1979 it was among the first in the world to be registered in the World Heritage List (UNESCO).
Pag’s Old Town is located a kilometre south of today’s town core. What used to be a large and rich town is today is an archaeological site and shrine. The Romanesque Church of St. Mary with a statue of the Mother of God has been preserved along with the remains of a Franciscan monastery.