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The adventurous city of Sibenik awaits you

Enjoy the temples and other features of Sibenik. Renowned for its zoo, aquarium and waterfalls, this city welcomes all visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Cathedral of St. James and Krka National Park. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Sibenik

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sibenik a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sokolarski Raptor Centre (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Sibenik Aquarium (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Dalmatian Ethno Village (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Krka Waterfalls (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Sibenik

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Sibenik is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Krka National Park (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Medieval Mediterranean Garden of the Monastery of St. Lawrence (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Zlarin (6.1 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Krka Waterfalls (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Prvic (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Primosten Beach (8.7 mi / 14 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Sibenik

Fly into Split (SPU), the closest airport, located 20.8 mi (33.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Zadar (ZAD), which is 40.3 mi (64.8 km) away.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station serving the city is Sibenik Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Šibenik?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,640 holiday lettings around Šibenik. From 370 villas to 6,129 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a beach property in Šibenik?

Perhaps it's the amazing ocean views, or maybe it's the chance to lounge around from sunrise to sunset. But there's just something about a beach holiday that appeals to all of us. There are 4,003 beachside rental properties to pick from. Alternatively, you might like to try another style of setting. HomeAway has a great range of properties to pick from, including:

  • 3,610 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 1,780 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 1,172 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Šibenik?

There's something eternally cool and exciting about staying in an apartment like a local. Whether it's a scenic view you're after or just an easy place to chill out, an apartment could be the perfect choice. You can take your pick from 6,206 different options with the help of HomeAway. How does £26 a night sound? That's what you're looking at spending if you don't dilly dally! If that doesn't suit your squad's style, we have a range of other self-catering accommodation options available, such as:

  • House: 984 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £33 per night.
  • Villa: 349 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £65 per night.
  • Hotel: 38 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £24 per night.

Can I stay in Šibenik in a large group?

The recipe for a memorable getaway is hanging out with your favourite people in a fantastic new place. If you're hitting the road with a large group, HomeAway can help. Apartment holiday rentals are the preferred option here for big groups of travellers. Our extensive database currently has 954 available. In and around the area, the rental properties that can accommodate large groups include:

  • If yours is a squad of 6, we have 2,405 rental accommodation just right for that size. Book a night for as little as £38.
  • If you have 5 in your party, you'll be happy to find out that there are 1,298 rental properties that are ideal. You can book one for as little as £31 per night.
  • On a trip away with 8 guests? We've got 793 rental properties that fit the bill. Prices start from £51 a night.

You and all your buddies will be well catered to when you organise your Šibenik getaway through us!

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