Žirje is a small island located in the Sibenik archipelago. It's 12Nm distant from the city of Sibenik. The island spreads from the north west to the south east and it's considered a natural prolongation of the islands Kornati. Zirje is connected with a main land by boat lines and trough the main season with ferry also.
The bays of Mala and Velika Stupica are natural barriers for the yachtsmen that are in search for peaceful spots while the divers will be thrilled by the surrounding underwater world, especially with a protected area in the bay of Koromasnja where is located an antique ship with anchors on 40 m of depth. The island is surrounded by many little islands and the island has numerous bays and beautiful beaches on its own. Zirje is recognizable by its natural beauties, the crystal sea and few monuments that testify the history of the island. The most important agricultural activities are vine cultivation, olive trees growing and fruits especially the figs.
On the whole island there are signed bike tracks that allow reaching each bay of the island.
The accommodation is available in private houses, in apartments and rooms. The gastronomic specialties can be tasted in the 3 local restaurants specialized for fish and sea fruits dishes. On Zirje You can experience a typical life on island, without stress, rumors and crowds of the big city.