The island of Losinj is just a part of Losinj's archipelago which includes the surrounding smaller islands. The larger towns on the island of Losinj are Artatore, Nerezine, Veli Losinj and Mali Losinj.
Mali Losinj is the largest town and is the main harbour on the island. It is located in a very deep inlet so its harbour is very well protected from the open sea. In its harbour you will find a marina for yachts and a shipyard. In the past, ship-building was the city's main source of income. Now, most of the population is occupied by tourism. This Mediterranean town is filled with historical churches and monuments as well as beautiful houses which were built long ago and are very well preserved. Mali Losinj offers accommodations as in surrounding campsites, hotels, apartments and rooms in private homes. It is also known for its many restaurants and taverns which serve fantastic seafood and great traditional cuisine. Guests can enjoy walks along the promenade by the sea which stretches from Mali Losinj to the town of Cikat.
The town of Veli Losinj was built around the church of St. Nicolas and not far from it is a tower which was built in the 15th century to protect the harbour and town from pirates. Veli Losinj, by size, is smaller than Mali Losinj, but also offers apartments, hotels, entertainment, sports and recreation.
Island of Losinj is surrounded by beautiful beaches and clear blue sea. Visitors can choose to come by boat or fly. Losinj has a small international airport for sport aircrafts and is great for those who would like to getaway for the weekend.
Sailing around Losinj can be a unique experience, for guests will have the chance to see a certain species of dolphin which lives in Losinj's aquatory.
Losinj is small and unique. Its nature and beauty will knock you off your feet.
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On the north coast of the seventh island per large in the Adriatic Sea, in the bay of Augusta is situated Mali Losinj. It is the biggest, administrative, cultural and financial centre and the major harbour on the island. Mali...
On the northeast coast of Losinj situated under the hill of Osorcica is situated the city of Nerezine. From Mali Losnij Nerezine are approximately distant 20 km. In the history Nerezine are mentioned in the XIV century for the first time. ...
In a tight bay on the south-east coast of the island of Losinj, under the hill of Saint John is situated Veli Losinj. From the administrative centre, Mali Losinj, it is distant 3 km. Like Mali Losinj, Veli Losinj is also...