Brodarica - Krapanj

  • Šibenik Region

Brodarica – is a new settlement near Šibenik, where most of the population is engaged in tourism. A large number of private apartments and several holiday houses with swimming pools, camps and boarding houses are located in Brodarica.

It has a 4 km long coast with pebble beaches, shops, restaurants and cafés, which also serves as a promenade. Brodarica is 300 meters away from the island of Krapanj, which is actually the historical centre of these two places, separated by sea, but still inseparably connected.

The island of Krapanj is the lowest and the smallest inhabited island in the Adriatic. Its highest altitude does not exceed 1.25 m and it is only 300 m away from the mainland. Krapanj is the island of the centuries-old tradition of diving, sponge harvesting and processing and fishing.

The centre of Krapanj composes of mostly stone houses, which form a network of narrow stone streets, characteristic of the Dalmatian landscape. A centuries-old pine forest and the monastery of the Holy Cross must be pointed out. The museum of the monastery houses numerous exhibits that show the life on Krapanj in the past.


Šibenik Tours

In Šibenik region, their trips take you on an enchanting journey to the breathtaking Krka National Park, where you can marvel at the stunning waterfalls and explore the park’s mesmerizing nature trails. Additionally, you can discover the cultural treasures of Šibenik itself, including its magnificent cathedral and charming old town.

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Šibenik region Beaches

We handpicked 5 beach destinations in Šibenik area. Check out the whole list by clicking the button under our Top 5, or click on the beach and get directions to each spot.