Sibenik-Knin county is located in north-central Dalmatia. The Šibenik Riviera is a hundred kilometres long coastal belt from Rogoznica to Drage in the Zadar County. Its center is Šibenik.Known locally as Sibensko-Kninska Zupanija, Sibenik county contains one of Croatia’s most beautiful National Parks, the Krka Waterfalls.
It is also home to the Vransko Jezero Park, a huge lake which is a sanctuary for birds and is excellent for coarse fishing.
The coastline to the south of this region is unusually undulating with
numerous small peninsulas jutting out into the sea, on one of which, an
almost-island, is the lovely fortress town of Primosten.
Some islands worth a visit like Krapanj, Zlarin, Privc.
La région de Sibenik-Knin est située au centre N de la Dalmatie. La Riviera de Sibenik a 100 km de côte qui va de Rogoznica à Drage dans la région de Zadar. Son centre est Sibenik.
Localement connue comme "Sibensko-Kninska Zupanija", la région de Sibenik possède un des plus beau parc National de Croatie, les chutes de Krka. Elle abrite aussi le Parc "Vransko Jezero", un énorme lac qui est un sanctuaire pour les oiseaux et excellent pour la pêche au lancer.
Le littoral au sud de cette région est exceptionnellement vallonné avec de nombreuses petites péninsules s'avançant dans la mer, sur l'une desquelles, se trouve la belle ville fortifiée de Primosten. Certaines îles valent le détour, comme Krapanj, Zlarin, Privc.
Krka River northwest of Sibenik is 72 km long and covers 109 km ², the channel is simple and door lights. At about 2.5 nm ahead of Sibenik, a road bridge crosses the gorge, and just beyond there is a power line. Max air draft is 28 m under the bridge and the line. In this zone, ...
Sibenski Kanal leads between Rt Rat, the SE extremity of Otok Zlarin, and the NW extremity of Otocic Dvainka, 0.4 mile SE. Both of these points are marked by lights. Vessels approaching Sibenik from the S are advised to use this channel as it is the most direct route and provides ...
is the farthest and the largest island in the Sibenik archipelago. It is long of 6,5 NM (NW/SE) and 1,4 NM wide. The main village, Zirje, is located in the middle of the island. A small port, luka Muna, on the coast N of Zirje, home to the ferry that connects the ...
The island of Murter is the largest island of the Sibenik archipelago. It is close to the coast on which it is connected by a bridge, low air draft at Tijesno (Tisno) on the continent. During the summer the bridge opens to allow passage of boats. The NW part of the island is fertile ...
Zlarinski Kanal leads along the SW side of Otok Zlarin and is entered midway between Rt Rat and Otocic Komorica, a small islet marked by a light, 1.5 miles SW. This channel is sometimes used as an alternate route to Sibenik by vessels entering Sibenska Vrata, the middle passage, ...