Dear visitors from around the world, welcome to Zadar! This charming coastal Croatian city will be your perfect holiday spot with its amazing offer of attractions, sights, activities and events. For the upcoming days, we suggest you the following:
1. Spend the evening at the Sea organ and Greeting to the sun
Don’t miss out on the most beautiful sunset in the world, as the famous director Hitchcock said, a big claim to live up to, and it does! Spend the late afternoon at the marble stairs listening to the mesmerizing harmonies of the waves playing the Sea Organ. Play with the colors of the greeting to the sun and watch the explosion of colors real-time, as the sunset paints the skies over Zadar and the island of Ugljan.
2. Zadar Jazz & Blues: Saskia Laroo, concerts with a view
Some of the great names of Jazz and Blues are coming to Zadar 27. – 29. July to play live in an amazing atmosphere. Enjoy three concerts on an open terrace of the Musem of antique glass with a fascinating view of the Jazine harbour on the stone walls.
3. Enjoy KalelargArt, the street art festival
Get busy living on the main street of the old city where various street artist create a cheerful atmosphere 28th – 29th July. Soak in the positive energy of the performers and the crowd.
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4. Get cultural and reflect on your everyday
The artist Marianna Bulj is questioning the quality of life and living in a materialistic world. The temporary exhibition Nest is set in an old church of st. Dominic. Take a chance to get out of the sun for a while and widen your horizons with new ideas.
5. Feel the vibe of the busy little streets
Fridays are fun days in the narrow streets of the old city. A pleasant atmosphere and traditional songs in the historical centre of the city and here’s where you’ll feel the vibe of the city the most. Spend the evening 29 th in this unique setting.
Photo courtesy: Zadar.travel
6. Meet the reptiles of the world
Challenge yourself to face live the most venomous snakes of the world, lizards and crocodilians. The reptiles are resting in the City lodge on the main square in Zadar. You’re able to see Elvis, the King Cobra male, and many others every day until 16th August from 10am to 12pm.
7. Change your point of view about Croatia
The famous National Geographic photo exhibition: Croatia from the air will widen your horizons. You’ll get to know all parts of Croatia from a different viewpoint. It is exposed on the famous Zadar coast, at the Sea Organ. Employ all your senses while seeing this show and listening to the harmonies of the sea. The exhibition is on the go from 30 th July.
Photo courtesy: grad-zadar.hr
8. Enter the fascinating world of illusions
Enter the fascinating world of illusions that will undermine the confidence in your senses but amaze you, a world that will completely confuse and teach you a lot. Distort the picture of yourself in a room of mirrors, get lost in the infinite room, gravitate in the relationship size and take pictures in all, but not at all impossible poses! Visit the newly opened Museum of Illusions every day 9am – 12pm.
9. Party like a local in an island village
Join the true Mediterranean party in Sutomiščica on the island of Ugljan. The locals are preparing tasty specialities, playing unconventional sports and dancing and relaxing to a live music concert. Hop on board and we’ll take you this lively village for the perfect evening.
10. Dance to the summer beats by the old city walls
Sip your cocktail and dance it out every evening in a famous chill-out area on the Square of the Five Wells. If you prefer the daylight, these spots offer a nice hideout from the sun; renew yourself with a fresh drink by the old city walls.
Photo courtesy: Jure Mišković