When you´re in Zaton, be sure to go to the beaches where you can enjoy an excellent coffee just a few meters from the shore. Zaton beaches and the clarity of the sea are simply breath-taking. There is a walkway along the sea, featuring many catering facillities and various tourist attractions: a restaurant, a beach and snack bar, shops stocked with everything you might need for your holiday, showers, changing cubicles, sunshades and sun-bed rental, which will allow you to spend the whole day on the beach. During a walk by the sea, you will enjoy the stunning view of the Zadar canal and wounderful sunsets.
If you wish to enjoy a physically active holiday, in Zaton you will find the ideal place for recreation. Lovers of active holidays can engage in various sports and recreation activities. Available options are: horseback riding, tennis centre, scuba-diving club, bike tours across the surrounding area, mini-golf, table tennis, boccia grounds, water skiing, windsurfing, parasailing, basketball, futsal, handball and volleyball grounds, rental od beach canoes, paddle boats, jet-skies, aerobic exercise…
In Zadar County you can find many cultural sights, the most beautiful of which are the Church of Sv. Nicholas in Zaton and the Church of Saint cross in Nin, which is known as the smallest cathedral in the world. Only 15 km away from the villa is the city Zadar where you must visit the Sea organ, Greetings to the sun and the Church of St. Donat.
Zaton Holiday Resort
One of the biggest camps in Croatia is located in the sandy lagoon and it is perfect for an active vacation. Sport lovers can enjoy their time in this camp while playing mini golf, basketball, tennis, football, beach volleyball and many others. The camp also provides with all kinds of interactive programs.
The beach of the resort is providing unique experience for visitors because there you can find all kinds of entertaining programs that will enrich your vacation.
Also, this beach is suited for everyone because of the wood that is creating shadows during the hot summer days.
Restaurants and shops
Nearby the Villa you can find restaurants, beach and snack bar which offer a rich gastronomic offer of meat prepared in various ways, grilled fish or local traditional dishes. In nearby stores you will be able to find all of the convenient local products or the world famous brand products.
National parks and nature parks
Croatia is a country with beautiful natural beauty and during your vacation you should visit at least one of our national parks or nature parks.
The Plitvice Lakes National Park is the largest, the oldest and the most visited Croatian national park. It represents a forest-mountainous area with 16 lakes and waterfalls of various sizes, filled with crystal blue water. One of the most beautiful waterfalls at Plitvice is the “Milka Trnina waterfall” which is named after the Croatian opera singer. From the villa to Plitvice lakes you need less than 2 hours with a car. Find out more about the national park HERE.
The Kornati National Park is located in Central Dalmatia, west of Šibenik, in Šibenik-Knin County. The National Park consists of 89 islands, islets and rocks. Only about 1/4 of the total area of the park is mainland while the remaining part of the park is in a marine ecosystem. Kornati is filled with natural and cultural phenomenons, but the most popular phenomenon of this park is the clearest water in Europe and vertical cliffs (crowns) on the west side of the Kornati islands. You can only get to Kornati by boat from Zaton Holiday Resort or from Zadar. Find out more about the national park HERE.
The Krka National Park is known for its large number of lakes and waterfalls. It is named after the river Krka which is part of the park and today it has seven waterfalls. Its beauties represent a natural phenomenon which is recommended to visit in spring and summer because it is in full glory and you are able to refresh yourself in pure water. The most visited parts of the national park are Skradinski buk, one of the most famous Croatian natural beauties, and Roški slap. You can reach Krka National Park by car and it will take you about an hour. Find out more about the national park HERE.
Paklenica National Park is best preserved and largest forest complex in Dalmatia. It includes recognizable canyons vertically engraved in the southern slopes of Velebit, and wide surrounding area. In a relatively small area, there is an abundance of geomorphologic phenomena and forms, diverse plant and animal worlds, attractive landscapes and untouched nature. The National Park is suitable for hiking and climbing, and it takes less than an hour to get to the park. Find out more about the national park HERE.
Vransko Lake Nature Park is situated between Zadar and Šibenik and is the largest natural lake in Croatia. This lake is actually a karstic field filled with water and a rare example of cryptodepression. Up to now, there are about 235 species of birds in the park and the park’s uniqueness is the wealth of fish and developed fishing tourism. You can reach Vransko Lake by car and you will need less than an hour. Find out more about the nature park HERE.