The city Sibenik is the centre of the Sibenik – Knin County. It is an economically developed city full of culture as well as a great tourist destination.
Sibenik is located in a deep inlet and is one of the most naturally protected harbours on the Adriatic and is not far from the mouth of the river Krke.
Sibenik is a city full of cultural and historical monuments such as the cathedral of St. Jakov which was built in the 15th century, the town hall, the churches of St. Barbara and St. Fran as well as many town squares, palaces, fortresses and other churches which are spread throughout the city. The city's patron saint is St. Mihovil and the fortress of St. Ana (St. Mihovil) is dedicated to him and overlooks the city and its surroundings.
The surrounding areas are known for their picturesque landscape and untouched nature, as well as the National parks of Kornati and Krka, also a well-known tourist destination.
Sibenik is turning more and more towards tourism as a way of life. Many of its beautiful villas are being renovated into luxurious apartments and rooms for visitors to enjoy. Other types of accommodation are the city's many hotels, apartments and campsites.
For recreation, guests can make use of the many sporting facilities such as tennis courts, basketball courts, beach volleyball and horse-back riding. Guests can also take to the water and take a course in scuba-diving and sailing.
After a long day of fun and sun, guests can chose to dine in one of Sibenik's many wonderful restaurants and taverns where delicious homemade specialties are served daily. After dinner, it is time to paint the town red and go out and enjoy a few cocktails in one of many café bars and dance the night away in the disco.
Sibenik's nautical tourism is also quite developed and it is the harbour of departure for guests who would like to explore the Kornati islands.
This is a very colourful and magical place full of beauty and excitement. Come and explore this wonderful city.
Grebastica is a village in the Grebastica bay, 14 km southeast of Sibenik and Primosten. Situated in a deep cove with crystal clear seawater, Grebastica offers opportunities for peaceful and pleasant vacation. Restaurants and inns, offering Dalmatian specialities, are located along the main road.