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Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Starigrad-Paklenica, Croatia your home away from home

Starigrad is a pretty Dalmatian town in Croatia lying along a deep fjord just north of Zadar on the Paklenica Riviera. Many of the traditional homes have been converted into comfortable holiday homes in Starigrad-Paklenica for tourists. The lively town sits at the foot of Mount Makarska and has a long beach, cafés, restaurants and bars.

Things to Do in Starigrad-Paklenica, Croatia

Outdoor Activities
Due to its coastal location yet close to the mountains, Starigrad is a popular destination with swimmers, cavers, river-rafters and mountain climbers. The pebble beaches are family-friendly and safe for watersports. Hiking in the national parks, tennis and miniature golf are all available close to your Starigrad-Paklenica holiday rental.

Explore the National Parks
Starigrad is surrounded by several national parks which offer the ideal opportunity for scenic drives and exploring the inland area of Croatia. There are three National Parks: Paklenica,  Kornati and Krka and two Nature Parks: Telascica and Lake Vransko.

Dining Out
The area has a good reputation for local restaurants which offers fresh fish and lamb dishes along with locally produced cheese and prosciutto.

Places to Visit in Starigrad-Paklenica, Croatia

Kornati National Park
Boat trips depart daily to the Kornati National Park archipelago which covers 140 islands and reefs and is enchanting with its white rocky coastline and deep blue waters. Book a trip from your Starigrad holiday home and enjoy a day on these unspoilt islands.

Split
This historic city is well worth visiting, just 2 hours drive down the coast. The historic centre is built within the walls of the Roman palace, created for the Emperor Diocletian and now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. St Duje’s Cathedral dates back to 305AD. For a more modern side to the city, stroll along the palm-lined Riva city promenade.

Zadar
The nearby city of Zadar is built around the remains of a Roman Forum and still has the Roman roads laid out. The town has 16th century walls with towers and lovely local churches such as the Church of St Donat, numerous inns, beautiful beaches and some unique historic monuments. Zadar is famous for its “sea organ” as when the waves hit underwater caverns they make deep musical sounds.

Weather in Starigrad-Paklenica, Croatia

Starigrad enjoys pleasant summer weather with temperatures averaging 28°C (83°F) in July and August. Spring and autumn are also very pleasant seasons to visit Croatia with slightly more rainfall after September. Winters are mild with daytime highs around 11°C (52°F).

Travel to Starigrad-Paklenica, Croatia

The nearest airport to your Starigrad-Paklenica holiday home is the Zadar (ZAD) Airport. There are many budget flights with Ryanair which fly into Zadar, just 22km from your Starigrad holiday home. Local buses and taxis will transport visitors the final distance for a reasonable price. Alternatively fly into Split (SPU) which is approximately 170km away.

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                                                                                                    Very kind people. They were very helpful! However, they advertised with Wifi, but there was no Wifi

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                                                                                                    Very kind people. They were very helpful! However, they advertised with Wifi, but there was no Wifi inside the apartment (they did apologize for this).
                                                                                                    • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
                                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Jul 2016

                                                                                                    Lovely park setting for spacious apartment

                                                                                                    5 of 5
                                                                                                    We spent a lovely 3 day stay at this charming, spacious and sparkling clean apartment at the foot of the park. There are many new upgrades and very comfortable beds! The owners were exceptionally helpful with recommendations. We loved the private boat cruise down a river they suggested. Wish we had stayed longer.
                                                                                                    • Review Submitted: Jun 08, 2015
                                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Jun 2015