If you are interested in finding out the best place to visit in Croatia for couples, look no further. Zadar region is full of unspoilt nature combined with beautifully preserved centuries-old architecture and a unique contemporary installations. Zadar is a city of romance and love, as well as a place of passion and spirit! It promises rewarding memories for anyone who wishes to explore it.
So check our best tips for couples to enjoy in Zadar Region.
1. Zadar VR tour
Once you are in Zadar do not miss the chance to take one-of-a-kind activity in Croatia. Take Virtual Reality guided tour through Zadar old town centre and step into the past of the city. This doesn’t mean you will walk with VR glasses around the city, but rather walk to different attractions with a guide and stop to put on VR glasses in order to see how it looked back in time. You will be surrounded by historical buildings and people, move around and hear most interesting stories about what you are looking at the moment. Afterwards, you will take off the VR glasses and be able to compare the present condition of a specific part of the city. Take this tour with your loved one and have fun exploring the city in a new and unusual way.
2. Watch the best sunset from the Riva promenade
Take a walk along Zadar seafront called Riva. It is a place where you can admire the view over the sea and islands of Ugljan and Pašman. This is also where famous modern installation Sea organ is located. It is looking like a 70-m long stairs that descend into the sea and play unique melody each time sea waves hit the coast. You can sit on the steps, listen to the relaxing melody played by the sea and watch sun as it sets behind the islands of Zadar archipelago. It is said that Zadar has the most beautiful sunset in the world so it is definitely the perfect way to end your day.
3. Visit Nin, the best European Romantic destination
Nin is both Royal and Romantic city whose old town is situated on a tiny island that is connected to the mainland by bridges. It is a place where a Croatian state was born and kings where crowned. But it also has the title of European Best Romantic destination, so if you are a hopeless romantic, this is the place for you.
4. Take romantic cruise to the heart-island
Between Zadar and Pašman island lies enchanting island of Galešnjak. This tiny island has the most perfect heart shape in the world. You can plan a romantic boat trip to the island and enjoy romantic moments with your partner. Swim along the clear pebble beach or visit the island. It does not have any kind of man-made structures or accommodation so it makes it even more romantic, don’t you think?
5. Dine in traditional Dalmatian Konoba
Dalmatia is coastal region in Croatia and it is a part of the larger Mediterranean area. Dalmatian cuisine is a subtype of Mediterranean gastronomy, that has been placed on a UNESCO’s list of Intangible cultural heritage in 2013. Therefore, Dalmatian cuisine is one of the healthiest in the world. Have a romantic dinner in traditional restaurants called „Konoba“ and discover local gastronomic specialties with your loved one.
6. Drink top quality wines in Royal vineyards
Royal vineyards are situated on a picturesque hill facing the sea, above Petrčane, just 11 km from Zadar. The vineyards are exposed to the specific microclimate of the area: constant wind from the sea, high number of sun hours, 2.600 on average in a year and strong winds from nearby Velebit mountain. Therefore the result is amazing, top quality grapes and excellent wines. The vineyards have interesting history too. They were a gift of a Croatian king from 12th century. You can visit the winery drink some quality wines and admire the view.