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Elafiti islands The Elaphiti Islands are the perfect place not only for those, who are fond of archaeological monuments. The fanciers of watersports, beach or active holidays will love this place. You can spend time sunbathing on Lopud, the sun shines more than 2500 hours during a year here. There is almost round Šunj bay on the island. This place is popular among families with children or beginners because the depth of the water increases slowly. Fantastic white sand gives the charm to the beach. A part of the bay rightly occupied by nudists. Water volleyball is quite popular on Lopud.
The largest selection of hotels is on the Lopud Island. Lafodia Sea Resort stands out from the most prestigious hotels on the island. It will be the perfect holiday destination for those who … Open
Šipan Island is rich with different beaches for every taste. All citizens of Dubrovnik spend summer holidays there. You can not only swim in clean water and sunbathe on its beaches. Active tourists should visit Šudjuradj and Šipanska Luka and walk there. You will definitely enjoy a magnificent view of the promenade of Šipanska Luka. You can try sailing or diving here and choose a route and start your discovery of the island’s nature.
Koločhep offers walking and bike tours, but there are different entertainment for active tourists. Kayaking and sailing courses are available for every tourist. Furthermore, you can rent all the necessary equipment for diving and windsurfing. Koločep beaches are almost sandy and its coast is quite long. So, if you want to spend time snorkelling, you will find a secluded place without any difficulties. You can find equipment for underwater activities in the shops of Koločep. Moreover, there are so-called «bikini-free» beaches on the island. Copyright
People love to bring different souvenirs from countries, they have visited. Morcic jewellery is a nice souvenir you can buy on the Elaphiti Islands. It has a shape of the Arab’s head … Open
Fishing activities are also popular on the archipelago. There are lots of fish, because of the length of the coast and a small number of people. You will easily find a place to cast the line. There is no need in bringing your fishing equipment, you can rent it. Incidentally, natives can tell you all subtleties of fishing the on the Elaphiti Islands. Some citizens of Lopud, Šipan, and Koločep spend their lives engaging in fishing, so there will be no problems with finding a qualified instructor. If you want, you can rent a motorboat and go fishing in the open sea.
However, you should rent a boat, even if you are not fond of fishing. How else can you get to all the islands of the archipelago? Inhabited parts of the land are what every tourist must see. Firstly, there is an absolutely virgin nature. Secondly, there are not so many chances in life to stay alone, by yourself. Furthermore, astonishing views attract a lot of people. For example, you can visit Ruda and climb 81 meters above the sea and then go down to the Gornja Špijla cave in the south-eastern part of the island.
Elafiti archipelago is located in the immediate vicinity of the continental part of Croatia, so its islands are easily visible from the coastal area of Dubrovnik. This picturesque l … Open
Take a walk along the cape in Crkvine, which extends 180 meters into the sea. Enjoy heavy vegetation of Tajan and come close to a dimming lighthouse with red lights. If you want to be closer to the sky, climb 206 meters above the sea on Olimp and enjoy the view of Dead Lake in Lorkum. The island is situated nearby the archipelago, so some scientists consider it as a part of Elaphiti Islands. As you can see, business travellers will find a lot of interesting places and breathtaking views.
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Elaphiti Islands
♥   Forest Park 'Velika i Mala petka' , 14.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Mljet' , 41.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Lovćen' , 82.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Sutjeska' , 95.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Nature Park 'Biokovo' , 97.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Elaphiti Islands
♥   Water park 'Aqua park Mediteran Bečići' , 91.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Elaphiti Islands
♥   Restaurant 'Proto' Dubrovnik. Type - Fish and seafood. 18.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Stara Loza' Dubrovnik. Type - Modern cuisine. 18.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Dubrovnik' Dubrovnik. Type - Mediterranean. 18.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Kopun' Dubrovnik. Type - Traditional cuisine. 18.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Bistro Tavulin' Dubrovnik. Type - Traditional cuisine. 18.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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From the series “Famous Abandoned Military Bases and Forts”
Those who want to hike through the really deserted and hidden military facilities can travel to Montenegro and visit the suburb of Herceg Novi. In the western part of the Lustica peninsula there are ancient Forts Roses, which until recently remained outside the attention of tourists. Drowning in thickets of wild trees and plants, the ruins of old military buildings look simply amazing. Lovers of history in Montenegro will hardly find a better place to relax. … Read further
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Guide to your best city break in Elaphiti Islands - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Elaphiti Islands - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Elaphiti Islands?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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