Zadar, Croatia

For a seaside town still untouched by mass tourism, look no further than Zadar. Laze away the day on beautiful beaches and enjoy dramatic sunsets.

Zadar is located on a peninsula between the towns of Pula and Split. The scenic coastline is perfect for sun worshippers. Take a refreshing dip in crystal clear waters or enjoy water sports. Ever hear of the sea organ of Zadar? In the harbour, the melody of every wave is a magical experience. According to some, Zadar has the most beautiful sunsets in the world!

The pride of Zadar: its city centre

If you want to discover the historic culture of Zadar, visit the city centre, which breathes history and is the pride of Zadar. In its narrow, romantic streets, you’ll be amazed by the cathedral, medieval walls and impressive gates. The main street of Kalelarga is lined with outdoor cafés, perfect for taking a break and sampling Croatian cuisine. The historic centre is also the place to be for exciting nightlife!

Practical information

Time zone

GMT +1 (summer time +2) 
There is no time difference between Zadar and the Netherlands.


The currency used in Zadar is the Kuna (HRK).

Duration of flight

The flight to Zadar is about 2 hours. The outbound and inbound flights may be shorter if the wind direction is favourable.