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Sibenik
Travel Guide

Krka National Park which includes rapids, a river or creek and hiking or walking

Welcome to Sibenik, set in Dalmatia, which is a first-class destination known for its mesmerizing beaches, rolling hills and alpine meadows.

Sibenik is located some 150 miles (241 kilometers) from Zagreb, the capital of Croatia, and about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Split.

The Cathedral of St. Jacob and the St Michael's Fortress are just two of the things to do and see around Sibenik.

Sibenik isn't the only spot in this popular region worth seeing; visitors with plenty of time should also head off and experience the magic of the nearby scenery, towns and cities. You'll also find Drage, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast, and Seget Vranjica 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest.

Trogir, is another good spot to explore. It is about 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Sibenik and offers a wide range of things to do and see, including Cathedral of St. Lovro, Cipiko Palace and Veliki Drvenik. Kamerlengo Fortress, Mali Drvenik and Trogir Main Square are also good places to spend a little time.

Sample a little local culture amid the great outdoors at Dalmatia's fabulous farms, gardens and open-air markets. History enthusiasts will enjoy exploring Dalmatia 's fabulous archeological sites, fortresses and old towns.

There are some cool ways for thrill seekers to get active in the outdoors in and around Sibenik. Horse riding and rock climbing are just two ways active visitors can get their kicks. The area around Sibenik offer some fun outdoor options for travelers who enjoy watersports. Rafting and wind surfing are both popular water-based activities here.

You will be reluctant to bid "Zbogom" (farewell) to this interesting part of the world.

Croatia is full of great beach destinations. If you like Sibenik then you're sure to love our

Hotel Bellevue-Superior City Hotel
Hotel Bellevue-Superior City Hotel
4 out of 5
Obala hrvatske mornarice 1, Sibenik, Croatia
The price is SG$161 per night from 23 May to 23 May
Excludes taxes & fees
Located in Plišac, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Church and Monastery of St.Francis, Uspenie Bogomatere Church, and Church of Gospe van Grada. ...
4.7/5Exceptional! (88 reviews)
"Excellent hotel with very friendly and efficient staff."

Reviewed on 22 Mar,2021

Hotel Bellevue-Superior City Hotel
Amadria Park Hotel Ivan
Amadria Park Hotel Ivan
4 out of 5
Hoteli Solaris 86, Sibenik
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Situated on the beach, this spa hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Dalmatian Ethno Village and within 6 miles (10 km) of Krapanj Franciscan Monastery and St. Nicholas ...
4.6/5Exceptional! (11 reviews)
Should be a 5* hotel.
"This hotel should be 5*. Everything was beyond our expectations. We really recommend the hotel dinner with local dishes. The staff is soo friendly. Breakfast and dinner are of good quality. The beach is so lovely. Service is on a high level. We definitely will come back."

Reviewed on 30 Oct,2019

Amadria Park Hotel Ivan
Private house in front of marina
Private house in front of marina
47 Ul. Milice i Turka, Sibenik, Sibenik-Knin
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Situated in Sibenik, this holiday home is within 2 miles (3 km) of Church of Gospe van Grada, Church and Monastery of St.Francis and Church of St. Barbara. Sibenik ...
Private house in front of marina
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Kuce za odmor Brkic
Kuce za odmor Brkic
3 out of 5
Brkici 15, Sibenik, Hrvatska
The price is SG$190 per night from 16 May to 16 May
Excludes taxes & fees
Situated in a rural location, this apartment building is 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Krka National Park and 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Skradinski Waterfalls. Church of Gospe ...
4.9/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
"We had a great stay here for a week September 2019, as a couple we stayed in one of the apartments with pool view and the accommodation was spacious and very clean, it had everything we needed and nothing was too much to ask (towels, hairdryer, iron, kitchen supplies). Our host was lovely, she spoke ..."

Reviewed on 27 Sep,2019

Kuce za odmor Brkic
DUMA Apartments Šibenik
DUMA Apartments Šibenik
3 out of 5
6 Ulica Grgura Ninskog, Sibenik
The price is SG$97 per night from 14 May to 14 May
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Located in Sibenik Old Town, this apartment building is steps away from Sibenik Aquarium, Benedictine Monastery of St. Lucia and Medieval Mediterranean Garden ...
4.9/5Exceptional! (31 reviews)
"Wonderful room, great location, and the owner was incredibly helpful. Was willing to meet hours earlier than check in, patiently waited for us when we were late, and even helped us with parking confusion. Would highly recommend!"

Reviewed on 13 Oct,2019

DUMA Apartments Šibenik
Aurum Apartments
Aurum Apartments
4 out of 5
2 Ul. Jurja Petrovica, Sibenik, Šibensko-kninska županija
The price is SG$97 per night from 16 May to 16 May
Excludes taxes & fees
Located in Sibenik Old Town, this apartment building is steps away from Church of St. Krsevan, Benedictine Monastery of St. Lucia and Church of St. Ivan. Medieval ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)
Sibenik interlude
"Apt. and parking were hard to get to because of nearby road constructions. Internet was not available - host blamed provider malfunction. Other than that, stay was good and uneventful."

Reviewed on 12 Mar,2020

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Reviews of Sibenik

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27 Sep 2019

Lots to see and do in this area, from site seeing history and culture to shopping and entertainment. I’d highly recommend Krka National Park, Vransko Lake and Dubrava Falconry Centre nearby for nature and wildlife.

5/5 - Excellent

SHM

22 Sep 2019

Sibenik is a hidden gem! and we've had a great time!

5/5 - Excellent

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19 Sep 2019

Absolutely beautiful place! There are a lot of hills and steps that you need to be prepared for to get the best out of it, but it's definitely worth it!

5/5 - Excellent

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28 Aug 2019

A wonderful city.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

27 Aug 2019

Sibenik is stunning. Small beautiful lanes of old buildings, local restaurants. Lots of boats rides to other islands on offer. lots of shopping if wanted!

4/5 - Good

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13 Aug 2019

We didn’t spend time in Sibenik, we just parked there to go to the island.