Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Losinj Island1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Losinj Island with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.
Railway and landscape maps of Losinj Island areaThis Losinj Island map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
City tours, excursions and tickets in Losinj Island and surroundings
Croatia - moving around the countryThe use of bicycles is pretty much popular in Croatia. You can save considerably by renting them especially since there are special cycling routes in the country. In the absence of bicycle routes, it is also safe to move along motor roads, since Croats have great respect for bicycle riders. Please note that it is possible to travel by plane within the country. Airports can be reached by taxi, by shuttle bus or by bus. In this case, it is worth considering that not every airport terminal is run by city buses. The railway network in the country is not very developed, but it covers the most remote regions. Within the city, you will usually find trains with second class carriages. For longer trips, it is possible to buy a ticket for an express or comfortable first-class train. In which case, it is advisable to buy tickets in advance. … Open
Nature and parks of CroatiaKornati is another national park located on the archipelago of the same name. The island is very popular among yachtsmen and divers. Its popularity is easily explained by the richest underwater world. The bottom off the coast features the reefs forming fanciful labyrinths. There, you can find corals, pearls and various kinds of fish. Different birds inhabit the shores; gannets, owls, falcons, and buzzards are among them. The island of Mljet in South Dalmatia is also a national park. The first mention of this place can be found in the records of ancient Greek seafarers. There are two picturesque lakes with salt water on the island. In the middle of the Great Lake, there is a small island. A monastery was built there in the 12th century; it has amazingly survived to our days. … Open
Photogallery of Losinj Island sights
Our guide to Losinj Island
Attractions and active leisure
The fans of the underwater world also do not remain overboard. There is where to dive in the water area of the island, which is also a protected area because of the dolphins that live here. There is also an opportunity to go diving to the neighboring islands, where you can easily get by boat. Under the water, you can meet almost all the inhabitants of the Mediterranean. The colonies of corals, caves, and grottos … Open
Cuisine and top restaurants
The latter is usually dipped in local vodka rakija. Among alcoholic beverages, besides vodka, you should try light beer, liquors, and wine. There are a lot of varieties of a drink from grapes, so you should choose the one that you like, or ask for an advice from the waiter. The infusions on herbs like Biska, Travarica, Komovica, and plum brandy Slivovica will please those who like stronger drinks, and cherry … Open
Traditions and mentality of Losinj Island
In April, the island hosts two festivals: the festival of cuisine and the flowers. At the end of July, you can attend the large-scale water polo tournament, and at the end of summer you can watch the sailing regatta. In the beginning of August in Veli Losin, there is the Day of Dolphins, and in Mali Lošin, every first Saturday of the month the embankment is filled with the sellers of the souvenirs, liqueurs, … Open
Travel guide to Losinj Island
As a wellness resort, the island became popular more than a hundred years ago. Initially, only members of royal families spent their free time there. At the beginning of the 20th century, beautiful parks and gardens appeared on the island, as well as paths for hiking and relaxation areas. Modern tourists can still see many of them. The total length of all paths for hiking on the island is more than 200 kilometers. … Open
Losinj Island for children - what to visit
There is also a place on Losinj where the child can swim or practice snorkeling. Note that the beaches of the island are pebbly, occasionally there are rocky areas. Those who want to sunbathe on the sand should go to the neighboring island of Susak. Moreover, a sea voyage is a great diversification of leisure time and will please a child of any age. Hire a boat or join an organized excursion around the shore of … Open
Shopping, streets and outlets
For example, you can buy Morcic jewelry for yourself or as a gift. Pendants, brooches, earrings, and charms in the form of a head of a Moor in a turban look very unusual and attract the eye with its bright colors. They make them both from ceramics, and from precious and semiprecious stones, and metals. Centuries ago, Morcic was made of wood as an amulet to sailors and fishermen. A ritual vessel Vucedol dove has a … Open