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What an amazing well hidden fjord!

Really worth stopping by, we went twice during our stay in Croatia as we liked it so much! BEWARE... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Awesome place

This is a must see if you like a nice view, clear water and snorkeling. The water was a little bit... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Strada E65, Jablanac, Croatia
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

Really worth stopping by, we went twice during our stay in Croatia as we liked it so much! BEWARE: if you enter the location on google map and you are travelling with young children, we strongly recommend you DO NOT follow Zavratnica parking directions, as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This is a must see if you like a nice view, clear water and snorkeling. The water was a little bit cold, though.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MarkoB1035
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

The admission officer (Velebit) was extremely impolite! Didn’t understand a word in English. Continued speaking with a raised voice in his on language. We begged him to stop scaring the kids. Refused to put out his cigaret while speaking to us. Had to send the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank EgitaJon
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We went there by tourist boat trip. Place itself is beautiful and must see, but tourists will ruin the place. Sad but true. If you can, rent a boat and go with it, spend a few here. Don't take tourist boat trip, unless absolutely necessary!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank houkani
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The Bay is overrated in my opinion. The Water is murky especially after you have 100 people in the water. The minute we arrived a tourist boat came with approx. 100 people so i did like the bay. The walk from Jablanac to the bay...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank FrankiePaul
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Get off the beaten Croatian path. Take a drive along the coast, fall into a beautiful little town (emphasis in little), have lunch, and cruise the path to the Fjord. Just awesome. Kids jumped from rocks. We swam among a sunken WW2 boat. Waved at...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

What an absolutely beautiful place! We went here for the afternoon and were amazed! The water is beautiful and there are not many people there because it's not touristy at all. It's a small hike there and about 20 kunas entry but totally worth it!!...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Natali s
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I had read on the internet about this bay. We stayed in Zadar and decided to give it a try. Though the bay is about 123km away from Zadar, it was well worth the drive (we brought our own car). The road curved along the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
5  Thank juliasI6187MD
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Not much going on in Stinica and Jablanac but spending the day at this cove is worth it. Finish the day with dinner at the Lux restaurant in town. Nothing fancy but relaxing and good grilled fresh fish.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank magillicuddy75
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Beautiful secret spot. Amazing views. Worth to stay for a day/half a day. Good snorkeling place, espacially the shipwreck.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Gábor M
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