Brijuni National Park - archipelago with 14 islands and islets. Source: discoverdinarides.com
Fourteen small green islands scattered across the azure sea in the narrow Fazana Canal, on the west side of Istria - real little Eden - Brijuni. Beauty of Brijuni was recognized by Emperor Vilim II, Tito, Nehru, Nasser, Fidel Castro, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Sophia Loren, Angelina Jolie, John Malkovich, Caroline of Monaco, Naomi Campbell and many others. Landscaped parks, 1600 year old olive tree, forests, deer, antelopes, mouflons, llamas, zebras, elephants, Istrian ox boskarin, donkeys, Cacadu Koki, bird reserve Saline, Roman villa in Verige Cove, Castrum, fortress, quarries,
Zebras in safari park. These animals are descendants of animals that were given to Tito as a present. Source: hill-lovran.com
museum collections, dinosaur footprints, 15th century Church of St. German with copies of the most famous Istrian frescoes, golf courses, tennis courts, Austro-Hungarian fortresses, theatre Ulysses in Minor Fort on Mali Brijun. The combination of it all can only be found on Brijuni Islands. From Bronze Age settlements, to Romans, East Goths, Byzantines, Franks, Venice, Austria and Hungary, Paul Kupelwieser to Josip Broz Tito, Brijuni Islands have a very unique history. Once malaria islands, then world class vacation resort and healing spa, then summer presidential residence and from 1983 a
Castrum in Dobrika Bay on Veliki Brijuni Island with the surface area that is somewhat greater than 1ha. Source: brijuni.hr
National Park. Brijuni Islands are certainly worth seeing, sitting on the little train and riding around Veliki Brijun Island while the guide tells you all about the history and interesting facts of the island. At the end of the ride you might even get to talk to Tito's parrot. It is good to know that weddings can be organized in this National Park and romantic souls can exchange their vows on a deck of a boat that sails the Brijuni archipelago at sunset. Hotel Neptun-Istra and Hotel Karmen are located on the very shore. Villas Lovorka, Primorka and Dubravka are located in Lovorika Bay on Veliki Brijuni Island. Apartments and private accommodation can be found on mailand nearby, in Fazana
and its surroundings.
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