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.
The habitants deal with agriculture, fishing, viticulture, sailing and tourism. The tourist tradition is developing since 1887, and one of the most famous guests was the Austro-Hungarian monarch Rudolf Habsburg. The rich bandage treasury testifies of the long-term existence of Nerezine. The altar - cloth thumb and the picture of the Madonna with the child from the XV century in the local church, the Franciscan monastery with a church from the 1510, the renascence campanile from the 1600 and the church of Our Lady of healing from the 1877 are just a few of them.
Nerezine are known for its thick vegetation the clean sea and the examples of a picturesque architecture of the period from sailing time that the sailors construct for their families that we recommend to visit. For those who want to hike it's interesting the mount of Osorcica to which leads a hiking path from the town to it's peak on 588m of height. From the very top of the mountain you can see the island of Losinj, the horizon and the islands of Cres, Susak, Unije, Srakane. Except tourist, the top of Osorcica is visited by the local people on the day of Saint Anna when they hike till the top where is served the traditional mass in the church of Saint Nicholas.
The accommodation to the guests is offered in tourist villages, camping, hotels and private houses. A rich gastronomic offer and the sport contents like tennis playgrounds, windsurfing, sailing and various trips are just a part of the offer that you can find in Nerezine.