Make a holiday rental in Privlaka, Croatia your home away from home
Privlaka holiday rentals are set in a seaside village in Dalmatia, Croatia, not far from the major town of Zadar. It’s an attractive and low-key Mediterranean resort based around a working fishing village. The craggy coastline around Privlaka makes it ideal for a wealth of water sports, especially sailing and windsurfing.
Things to do in Privlaka, Croatia
Privlaka holiday accommodation is set at the tip of a peninsula, and on three sides you’ll find calm and clear waters, ideal for swimming or a range of water based activities. With much of the shoreline composed of fine sand, the choice of beaches to visit is large, and due to being in such a sheltered location the beaches on this peninsula are ideal for families, with children able to swim and paddle in these gentle waters in safety. What’s more, the enclosed nature of these waters makes for water temperatures as much as three degrees higher than in open waters. During your holiday here it would also be well worth experiencing the local fishing industry at the town’s harbour, and witnessing techniques and customs that have been passed down from generation to generation for centuries.
No more than half an hour from Privlaka self-catering accommodation is the city of Zadar, home to a beautifully preserved old town. Here you’ll be able see St. Donat’s Church, which is celebrated for its fantastic state of preservation, and is in a pre-Romanesque style. Today it houses a museum for the city. Elsewhere there’s the Roman forum, which has survived mostly intact for two millennia. The city is also home to numerous cafes and restaurants, and in the evenings you’ll be able to enjoy the city’s lovely waterfront walkway, which gets spectacular sunset views.
Places to visit on holiday in Privlaka, Croatia
Privlaka holiday rentals are within reach of some truly breathtaking natural parks. Perhaps the most impressive is the Plitvice National Park, which is preserved as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It’s a lake system, made up of a series of 16 lakes, which are lonked with one another and surrounded by rugged hills and dense forest.
Weather in Privlaka, Croatia
On holiday at self-catering accommodation in Privlaka you’ll experience a mild Mediterranean climate, with warm weather arriving as early as May and lasting through to October. Winters here are short and mild, and most of the year’s rainfall arrives at this time of year.
Cheap flights to Privlaka, Croatia
The nearest international airport to Privlaka holiday rentals is Zadar (ZAD), which is half an hour away. If you’re heading here from the UK you could fly here with Ryanair from London Stansted (STD) or East Midlands (EMA).