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Boat tour to Sakarun beach from Zadar

Sakarun beach, Dugi otok, Zadar County
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9 hours


Up to 2 days

Group Size

200 people




Visit Sakarun Beach by boat in this full-day and all-inclusive tour. Enjoy relaxing boat ride and view of the numerous islets as you cruise to “Dugi otok” island and Sakarun. Visit the best beach in Zadar’s archipelago and swim in warm crystal clear and turquoise waters. 

AVAILABLE: from June until September


Sakarun is a 800 meters long sandy beach, located on the northwestern coast of Dugi otok island. Fine white sand gives it particularly vivid blue-green sea color while unspoiled nature is a true invitation to rest your body and soul. It is great for families with small children because the water is really shallow.
Due to its biodiversity, Sakarun beach is protected as a significant Croatian Landscape and it was included in the Top 25 beautiful beaches in the world list by the Most Beautiful Bays in the World association.


START: 9:00
Duration: 9 hours

Boat that will take you to Sakarun beach is situated at the city port, next to the bridge that leads to Zadar old town. Crew will meet you there and help you enter the boat. Boarding starts at 8:30 and the boat departs from the port at 9:00. Besides city port if needed, the boat will stop in two more ports, one in Draženica in Zadar and other in Vir island.
Later you will be served ham and cheese sandwiches for breakfast.  Each of passengers will receive lunch pack that includes a chicken tortilla, salad, fruit and bottle of water.
You will enjoy relaxing ride through the islands of Zadar archipelago. Guide will show you the exact route on the map and introduce you to the interesting facts about this area. During the ride you can sit at upper deck and take in sun rays as you cruise further to Sakarun, or you can sit at lower deck and air-conditioned salon.
At the northwestern part of Dugi otok island is situated Veli Rat, a small village where the boat will stop and you will take 15-min transfer by the air-conditioned bus to Sakarun beach.
At Sakarun beach you will have 4 hours of free time. You can swim and snorkel in crystal clear sea with white sands and beautiful turquoise sea. It is great for small children because of great shallow and warm waters.
In the afternoon the bus will take you back to Veli Rat, where you will have some free time until 16:00 when the boat will depart towards Zadar.
You will return to Zadar at 18:00 pm.

PRICE: 55,00 EUR per person (414.40 HRK)

This tour is free for children up to 2,99 years. For children 3 – 5,99 the price is 12,00 EUR (90.41 HRK) and for children 6 – 12 years the price is or 27,50 EUR (207.20 HRK).


  • Transport by boat
  • Guide
  • Welcome drink
  • Breakfast (cheese-ham sandwich)
  • Lunch pack (chicken sandwich, salad, fruit and bottle of water)
  • Water
  • Transfer to Sakarun beach with airconditioned bus
  • Insurance
  • VAT


  • personal consumption


Boat capacity: 200 people
Boat length: 25 m
Boat facilities: air-conditioned lounge, bar, men/women toilet

DIFFICULTY: easy, not physically demanding
swimsuit, beach towel, sun protect hat, sun cream, bottle of water, money and your ID


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  • Enjoy cruising around many islands of the Zadar archipelago
  • Visit Sakarun, one of the most beautiful and famous sandy beaches
  • Feel the fine white sand and swim in the crystal clear sea of turquoise color

What you will do

Departure from Zadar. Boarding on the boat starts at 8:30, and the boat will depart at 9:00 from Zadar. Except on the peninsula (Zadar old town), if there are registered passengers, the boat can dock in the port of Dražanica in Zadar.
09:00 - 11:30
Boat ride along numerous islands and islets of the Zadar archipelago. The guide will show you the exact cruising route on the map. While driving, you can choose a place on the upper deck, which also serves as a sun deck, or you can sit on the lower deck or in the air-conditioned lounge.
During the ride, each guest will be served breakfast (ham-cheese sandwich) and a lunch package consisting of a tortilla with chicken, fruit and a bottle of water.
The boat will dock in Veli Rat village on Dugi otok and organized transfer by comfortable air-conditioned bus to Sakarun beach. The transfer takes about 15 minutes.
11:45 -15:45
On Sakarun beach you will have 4 hours of free time for swimming in the crystal clear sea. This bay is about 800 m long and everyone can find a place for themselves without any problems. Thanks to the fine white sand and turquoise color of the sea, Sakarun looks like the Caribbean in the heart of the Adriatic.
At 250 m from the shore, the sea is only 3.5 m deep, and the shallow sea is ideal for families and children's play. The beach will also be enjoyed by young people looking for undiscovered and natural destinations of unique beauty.
Organized transport by air-conditioned bus from Sakarun beach to Veli Rat where the boat is located. Since the transfer takes about 15 minutes, you will have enough time for coffee or ice cream, before returning to Zadar.
The boat ride from Veli Rat takes 2 hours.
The scheduled return to Zadar is at 18:00 and then the trip will end.


  • Transport by boat
  • Guide
  • Welcome drink
  • Breakfast (cheese-ham sandwich)
  • Lunch pack (chicken tortilla, salad, fruit and bottle of water)
  • Water
  • Transfer to Sakarun beach with airconditioned bus
  • Insurance
  • VAT
  • personal consumption

Activity Category

Boat tours

Activity's Location

Sakarun beach, Dugi otok, Zadar County


Where does the tour start?
The trip starts in the city port of Zadar. The boat is moored near the bridge and the entrance to the old town.
from €55.00


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Member Since 2021

Information Contact


Phone with country code

+385 91 619 4949

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