Visit Zadar & Nin

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Exploring the wonders of Zadar and Nin

Zadar is a city monument surrounded by historical ramparts, a treasury of the archaeological and monumental riches of ancient and medieval times, the Renaissance, and many contemporary architectural achievements, such as the first sea organ in the world.
Nin is the European Destination of Excellence (EDEN), and touching the big toe on the statue of Grgur Ninski (Gregory of Nin), tradition has it, bringing good luck.
You will start your tour from the Seafront Promenade where the most famous attractions of the city are located – the Greeting to the Sun and the Sea organ installations, where you will listen to a unique melody played by the waves. One of the stops on your tour will also be the Roman Forum, the biggest forum built in Croatia, today one of the most visited ruins in the country, and the church of St. Donatus. Afterwards you will taste some maraschino liquor a famous local drink, in one of the oldest caffes in Zadar situated on People`s Square that has been a center of the public life since the Middle Ages.
You will also visit the Museum of Ancient Glass where you will get the chance to watch the glass blowing.
Before departure to Nin, you will have some free time for buying souvenirs or visiting one more museum, or just stroll through the narrow streets of the Old Town.
Head for the town of Nin (30 minutes’ drive from Zadar) where you will visit the St. Cross church (the smallest cathedral in the world), St. Jacob’s church, St. Anselmo’s cathedral, the remains of the largest roman temple on the east coast of the Adriatic sea, the town Lower gates and the stone bridge, Kraljevac square with the fountain, coronation church of St. Nicolas (monument heritage which testifies about the great power of the Croatian sea rulers; 7 Croatian kings have been crowned here) and at the end the famous statue of Gregory of Nin (the most significant bishop of old Nin, the bronze statue is located near the St. Anselmo’s church).
The sightseeing of Nin finishes in Nin Saltworks where you will get the chance to hear their story of salt.

What’s included:

  • Private day tour to Zadar and Nin
  • Private transfer
  • Private guide
  • Visit to the towns of Zadar and Nin
  • Entrance tickets for the Church of St. Donatus, Museum of Ancient Glass, and House of Salt
  • Maraschino liqueur tasting
  • Trip preparation fee, VAT

Duration: 9-10 hours

Price: 1.350 € for 2 persons

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