Šibenik is situated in the central part of the Croatian Adriatic Coast, in the picturesque and indented bay where the Krka River, one of the most beautiful karst rivers in Croatia enters the sea. Today Šibenik, with 46,332 inhabitants, is the administrative, political, economic and socio-cultural center of the Šibenik-Knin County.
Šibenik is famous for its cultural and historical sights and natural beauties, and boasts two monuments under the protection of UNESCO, the Cathedral of St. James and the St. Nicholas’ fortress as well as the two national parks, Krka and Kornati. There are even three fortresses in the city: St. Michael’s, Barone, St. John’s and St. Nicholas’ on the sea side with a beautiful view over the St. Anthony’s Channel and the city of Šibenik.
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.
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.