Island of Ciovo, with its numerous apartments, is connected to Trogir by bridge so many consider it a peninsula. Source: megapopust.hr
Island of Ciovo can be reached by road and that is exactly the reason why the island is so crowded by visitors in the summer, be it people who have their vacation homes here or foreigners who find accommodation in apartments of those vacation houses or spend their vacation is several of the private hotels on the island. Accommodation is available in villages of Okrug Gornji
, Okrug Donji
, Mastrinka, Arbanija
, in hotels Trogir Palace, Sveti Kriz, Vila Sikaa, Vila Tina, etc. Ciovo can thank its geographical location for having blossomed in the past twenty years or so. It is located
Our Lady of Prizidnica is located on the south side of the island and it used to be a place where hermits gathered. Source: fotoakademija.hr
15km from the airport and next to two cities that have been placed under UNESCO protection: Trogir
. However, Island of Ciovo deserves attention. It is known for its beaches, clear sea and summer parties. This island is not just a place where those wanting peace and solitude can enjoy themselves, although there certainly are places on the island that provide a serene vacation. The island will please guests who wish to spend their days and nights actively, at least in the summer. Ciovo today is very different from medieval Ciovo that was not inhabited and was the place where many hermits
Traditional klapa concert in Zedno on Island of Ciovo, as part of "Misecina na gustirni" (Moonlight over a Well). Source: blog.dnevnik.hr
came to contemplate. The island has several churches from that period. Especially nice is the Church of Our Lady of Prizidnica, located on the south side of the island, on a rocky shore that is easiest to access by sea. It is interesting that until the time Trogir fell, Venetians were forbidden to inhabit Ciovo. Such a thing was even punishable, which is so different from today when the island might even be considered overpopulated. One should mention events such as "Misecina na gustirni" (Moonlight over a Well) in the village of Zedno, where numerous klapa ensembles perform Dalmatian music during the full moon, and guests are served seafood and peasant dishes. In the summer, the island organizes a carnival and several fishermen's nights, with the mouthwatering scent of grilled fish.
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