Veli Losinj, Croatia - holiday information

Veli Losinj, Croatia – visitor information

Located in the southern part of the island Velif Losinj lies beneath Mount Sv. Ivan and it is only about 3 km away from Mali Losinj. On its north side the settlement faces the sea, so it is not surprising that the population is mainly engaged in fishing and tourism. The whole island is called the island of vitality due to numerous landscaped promenades, and in Veli Losinj there is a famous spa that has a  park inhabited with many different Mediterranean plant species.  The specificity of Veli Losinj are its numerous noblemen villas, tall houses with gardens and towers situated in the town center. Among other attractions be sure to visit the Baroque parish church of St..Antun the Hermit and the church of St. Nicholas from the 15th century.


Veli Losinj – basic information

Veli Losinj – population: 917, Veli Losinj - day/ saint: saint : Sv. Grgur, 07.07.

Distance from bigger centres

Veli Losinj - Makarska. 496km, Veli Losinj- Split: 442km, Veli Losinj - Pula: 85km, Veli Losinj - Rijeka: 133km, Veli Losinj - Zadar: 326km, Veli Losinj - Šibenik: 385km, Veli Losinj - Dubrovnik: 671km, Veli Losinj - Zagreb: 265km

Possibility of accomodation

private accomodation, apartments, rooms, hotels, hostels, pensions

Beaches

pebble, stone, concreted

Facilities and authorities

hospital, self-service shops, bakery, post office, exchange office, internet caffe, taxi, bus station, souvenir shops, dental practice, fishmorgen's

Sport's and recreative offer

mini-football field, basketball court, tennis court, rent a car, rent a motor, rent a bike, water scooters, rent a boat, water sports, walking, jogging tracks, gym / fitness, massage services, sauna, solarium

Gastronomic offer

restaurants, pizzerias, saloons

Night life

musical evenings in the town, coctail bar

Additional offer

extreme sports, croatian national park nearby, croatian natural reservation nearby, organised trips to nearby destinations, organised trips to nearby islands, promenade along the sea, organisation of entertaining and cultural events by the tourist board, organisation of fishermen's nights, organisation of folk entertainments, marina in the nearby

Veli Losinj – why choose this destination

clean sea, beautiful beaches, long promenades along the sea, pine wood by the beach, beaches in the place, enteraining facilities on the beaches, sports facilities near the beaches, secluded beaches, rich gastronomic offer, rich cultural life in the place (exibitions, shows, music evenings), organisation of cultural summer, place rich with cultural and histirical monuments, tipical croatian fishermen place, interesting diving sites, interesting wind surfing sites, long cycling routes and walking tracks, possibility for training preparations of sportsmen, special programmes for children and youth holidays, possibility for departures on interesting trips, possibility for sailing around islands, possibility for pilgrimage trip, possibility for getting familiar with the life of people and local customs, numerous events in the place (fashion shows, fairs, sports events, parties, concerts)