Croatia is a country with a wide variety of attractions, including historical palaces and amphitheatres, beautiful seaside resorts, and mediaeval castles. But some of the world’s most breathtaking natural wonders can be found outside the human achievements and well-preserved historical artefacts. Where should you travel to experience Croatia’s natural wonders? These are some of our favourites.The natural wonders of Croatia will live you speechless and committed to come back and experience them again.
Let’s Start With Love
Galenjak, an island in the Adriatic Sea’s Paman channel, gained notoriety for the first time in the first half of the 19th century. This privately held strip of land has little to draw tourists; it is solely home to wild plants, trees, and a few old graveyards. Why is this island considered to be one of Croatia’s top natural wonders? One of the only naturally shaped hearts in the entire globe can be found if you slowly zoom out from the unassuming beaches and trees. It should come as no surprise that Galenjak is more popularly known by its English name, the Isle of Love.
Getting Active in Croatia: The Zrmanja River
This next attraction is for you if you prefer outdoor activities to heart-shaped things. One of the most beautiful rivers in all of Europe is this warm, turquoise-colored river that flows through southern Lika. The Zrmanja River is one of Croatia’s most popular natural attractions, attracting rafting, kayaking, and canoe enthusiasts from all over the world.
The National Parks
The National Parks of Croatia are among the most well-known of all the country’s natural treasures. Krka, which was named after the river (Krka) that runs through the park, was established as a National Park in 1995. Throughout the Krka National Park, visitors can anticipate seeing waterfalls, gorges, lakes, and rapids. For those who need some shelter while visiting, there are also shops, cafés, and a museum.
Another of the nation’s natural treasures, Paklenica National Park is home to some incredible caves, caverns, cliffs, and mountains. This park, which is on the country’s central coast, is well-liked by hikers, spelunkers, and mountain climbers alike.