Visiting the National and Nature Parks
If you are a lover of nature, you will be pleased to know that you can visit some of Croatia’s national parks on your sailing itinerary. Croatia has 8 protected National Parks and 11 Nature Parks, and it is possible to visit a handful of these on a sailing Croatia itinerary.
The Brijuni National Park consists of 14 islands and islets, with a coastal length of approximately 46 km; the largest island of the National Park is Veliki Brijun – which has a rich historical heritage, grasslands, flora and fauna.
As far back as the Roman times, Brijuni has held an attraction and appeal to the upper echelons of society – how do we know this? Remains from Roman villas and Byzantine fortresses tell us so. This allure continued into modern day; at the end of the 19th Centur