Top 5 Things To Do While Visiting Pirovac
A coastal municipality and village only 26 kilometers from the city of Sibenik, Pirovac is home to a total of 1,846 inhabitants of which 97% are Croats. This is simply one of the many reasons why Pirovac is such an incredibly unique and matchless destination to spend time in. With so much to see and do while there, it is no wonder why so many people have fallen in love with this part of Croatia. The following are some ideas on what to fill your days with while visiting the lovely village of Pirovac…
1. Discover Its Rich History
The first mention of Pirovac was back in the year 1298, a time in which the village belonged to a nobleman from Bribir and has since then endured a rich and vibrant history and culture that has helped shape it into what it is today. Throughout the village there can be many historical sites to visit and explore including a memorial chapel dedicated to those lost in WWII and the War of Independence, the ruins of a Franciscan monastery and a defense wall that was erected around 1505.
2. Spend A Day At Lolic Beach
Although it can get a little crowded during the summer months, Lolic Beach is a great place to enjoy the soft warm sand, head into the waters of the Adriatic Sea or simply relax and unwind. It serves as an excellent place for travelers of all kinds including couples and families with little ones.
3. Bird Watch At Vrana Lake Nature Park
If you are an avid bird watcher or simply love being surrounded by beautiful nature, then head to Vrana Lake Nature Park. You can either walk around, bring a blanket along and bask in the warm sun or wander about exploring various treasures that make up its surroundings.
4. Cycle Along Makirina Trail
With plenty of places to rent bicycles nearby, do so and then head to Makirina Trail where you can stroll along and find yourself surrounded by peaceful nature and plenty of great things to stop and look at along the way.
5. Enjoy The Nightlife
Despite being a somewhat small village and municipality, there is still a rather happening nightlife for both locals and guests to enjoy. Head to Barbarella’s Discotheque and enjoy some excellent music, fantastic company and an open air atmosphere with plenty of drinks to go around.