North Dalmatia





North Dalmatia includes two regions : the region of Zadar and the region of Šibenik and Knin.

In North Dalmatia do not miss to visit Zadar famous for its historical monuments and more recently for its sea organ.

Šibenik and its cathedral of St James that is on the UNESCO World Heritage List, the waterfalls of national park Krka, or the cute village of Primošten situated on a peninsula.






National parks


– Distances and time needed by car –

Zadar – NP Plitvice, by the highway, exit at Plitvička jezera / Korenica / Udbina : 130 km about 1h50

Zadar – Novalja on the island of Pag : 77 km (47 mi) about 1h30

Zadar – NP Paklenica : 45 km (27 mi) about 45 mn

Zadar – Šibenik by the highway : 90 km (55 mi) about 1h00

Zadar – Šibenik along the coast : 75 km (46 mi) about 1h15

Šibenik – NP Krka : 20 km (12 mi) about 25 mn

Šibenik – Primošten : 25 km (15 mi) about 30 mn

For more information about distances in Croatia please visit Via Michelin at


– Time needed by the sea –

Zadar – Preko (island of Ugljan) by ferry : 25mn

Zadar – Brbinj (island of Dugi Otok) by ferry : 1h20

Zadar – Sali (island of Dugi Otok) by fast boat : 1h10

For more information about ferries, schedules and prices, please visit the site of the Croatian ferry company Jadrolinija at


Post by: Delphine Pavlak

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