All Croatian Lighthouses

Split

Image1Struga

  • Distance: 55 NM from Split, 55 NM from Dubrovnik

  • Capacity:1/2+1/3+1/4+1/5 apartments/people, 4 apartments, lighthouse keeper

    A1: ca 49 m2, two double rooms (12 i 15 m2), kitchen (15 m2) and shower-washroom (5 m2).

    A2: ca 57 m2, one double rooms (14 i 13 m2), room with sofa (9 m2) kitchen (17 m2) and bathroom (3 m2).

    A3: ca 36 m2, one double room (13,20 m2), kitchen with sofa (12,90 m2), ante room (4,50 m2), shower-washroom (5,40 m2)

    A4: ca 34 m2, one double room (12,00 m2), kitchen (12,00 m2), ante room (6,50 m2), shower-washroom (3,75 m2)

    This lighthouse was built in 1839 at the Cape of Struga, in the central part of the southern side of the island of Lastovo, at the entrance into the bay called Skrivena luka. Lastovo is a poorly populated island situated 55 NM from Split and Dubrovnik. It is 5 km to the small town of Lastovo and 15 km to the port of Ubli.
    The island is surrounded by numerous islands, cliffs and lagoons. Its sea is rich in fish, especially lobsters. The lighthouse is located 70 m above the level, at the very edge of a steep cliff from which there is a beautiful view of the surrounding area. The building has one 4-bed apartment and one 5-bed apartment. Access to the lighthouse is possible by a dirt road. As there is road connection to the villages on the island, guests can buy provisions. Transfer to the island is possible by ferry from Split.

    Near the lighthouse on the northern side of the peninsula there are centennial pinewoods which can be reached in 15 minutes. There are picturesque cliffs on the south side of the island. The great sea depths under the cliffs are good for fishing. Many varieties of fish and crab can be caught.
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    Image2Palagruza

  • Distance: 68 NM from Split

  • Capacity: 1/4+1/4 apartments/people, 2 apartments, lighthouse keeper

    A1: approx. 50 m2, one double room (12 m2), living room with two sofas (14 m2), kitchen (13 m2), shower-washroom (3,5 m2).

    A2: approx. 48 m2, two double rooms (17 m2 and 10 m2), kitchen (13 m2), shower-washroom (3,5 m2).

    The lighthouse was built in 1875 on the island bearing the same name and located in the middle of the Adriatic Sea, between the Italian and Croatian coast. It is the most remote Croatian island and lighthouse. It is situated 68 NM to the south of the town of Split and 26 NM to the south of the Island of Lastovo. Palagruza and the small islands around it are not inhabited. The island is 1400 m long and 300 m wide, and is covered with Mediterranean vegetation.

    The lighthouse is located 90 m above sea level in central part of the island. The large stone building has two 4-bed apartments. The surrounding sea is the richest fishing area in the Adriatic Sea. The complete isolation of this remote island makes Palagruza a unique European tourist destination. There is an archeological site on the island of Palagruza Velika. On the island there is a famous "Southern golden beach", one of the most beautiful beaches in the Adriatic.

    Because of its isolated position there are no provisions. As the lighthouse is located high on the hill, it is not recommended to older people and who are not in a good physical condition. The island is a nature reserve with numerous flora and fauna species.

    Due to the isolated position of the island, guests should take their own supplies. As the lighthouse is located high on the hill, it is not recommended to older people and those not in a good physical condition. The island is a nature reserve with numerous flora and fauna species.

    Transfer to the lighthouse is possible from the town of Korcula on the island of Korcula. It costs 275 EUR per apartment and is charged separately. Departure is at 8h from the marina in the town of Korcula. Please check the ferry schedule for the island of Korcula at www.jadrolinija.hr. If necessary come to Korcula a day earlier.
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    Prigradica

    Image3Plocica

  • Distance: 7,5 km from Prigradica (4 NM), 20 km from Vela Luka

  • Capacity: 1/6 + 1/8 apartments/people, 2 apartments; no lighthouse keeper

    A1: three double rooms (9, 12.60 and 13.40 m2), 2 bathrooms (4.06 and 6 m2), kitchen (15.10 m2)

    A2: four double rooms (9, 12.60, 13.40 and 15.20 m2), 2 bathrooms (4.60 and 6 m2), kitchen (8 m2)

    The newly renovated lighthouse Pločica is situated on the island of the same name between the islands of Hvar and Korčula, and the Pelje¨ac peninsula. This spacious lighthouse, consisting of two large apartments and two kitchens, can accommodate a larger number of guests. One of the apartments can accommodate 6 people, while the other can accommodate 8 people. Each apartment has two bathroom facilities.
    Due to the large number of guests that the lighthouse can accommodate, Pločica is ideal for a larger group that would like to spend their holiday swimming, sun tanning, scuba-diving and relaxing. Since the lighthouse is automated, there is no lighthouse keeper on the island, meaning that guests can enjoy the beautiful landscape in a carefree atmosphere. This island is unique because it is not too high above sea level, it has shallow waters on the North side, and a rocky sea bed on the South side. There is also something for scuba-divers. Scuba-diving can be organized at your request.

    The person responsible for taking care of the lighthouse, the needs of the guests, and the organization of scuba-diving is in Prigadica.

    Guests are transferred to the Pločica lighthouse from this picturesque village on the island of Korčula. Price for the return transfer is 100 EUR and it is charged separately.
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    Pula

    Image4Porer

  • Distance: 20 km from Pula

  • Capacity: 1/4+1/4 apartments/people, 2 apartments; lighthouse keeper

    A1: approx. 42 m2, two double rooms (10 and 14 m2), kitchen (15 m2), shower-washroom (3 m2).

    A2: approx. 39 m2, one double room (12 m2), one room with bunk bed (6 m2), kitchen (13 m2), shower-washroom (3,6 m2).

    The lighthouse was built in 1833 on an islet bearing the same name, 1 M to the south-west from the southern cape of the Istrian peninsula. Porer is a circular shaped, 80 m wide, bare rock situated 1.5 M from land and Prematura Bay. It is possible to reach this bay by a road from Pula (20 km).
    There are several beautiful bays and small islands nearby. There are three small wharves on the island. The stone building has only groundfloor surrounded by a paved courtyard. It has two 4-bed apartments.

    This lighthouse with its beautiful view is unique because of the variety of its underwater landscapes, fish species and its isolation.

    Price for the return transfer from Premantura is 100 EUR per apartment and it is charged separately.
    Transfer to Porer is organized in the morning between.
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    Murter

    Image5 Prisnjak

  • Distance: 300 m from Murter

  • Capacity: 1/4 apartments/people, 1 apartment; no lighthouse keeper

    A1: approx. 49 m2, two double rooms (12 and 15 m2), kitchen (15 m2), shower-washroom (5 m22).

    Lighthouse is situated 300 m from the uninhabited part of the western side of the island of Murter. It is 15 m away from the sea abundant in fish. Price for the return transfer from Murter is 50 Euro.
    A spacious apartment, with a stone terrace in front of it, is a part of the lighthouse that is surrounded with plains-relief and pinewood, creating an ideal oasis for sports and recreation.

    Numerous small islands are nearby and the National Park Kornati is only 6 miles away. Daily provisioning is possible.
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    Novigrad

    Image6RT Zub

  • Distance:13 km from Porec, 13 km from Novigrad

    The lighthouse Rt Zub (cape tooth) was built in 1872 on the Lanterna peninsula. It is equally distant (13 km) from Poreč in the South and Novigrad in the North. Peninsula Lanterna lies between two bays, Tarska and Lunga, both famous for their children friendly stone pebble beaches. The lighthouse is directly accessible by car and has a parking lot for guests' vehicles right beside it. The lighthouse is a stone building covered by lush flora situated some 10 meters from the sea. It contains a single apartment designed for 6 people. The lighthouse has a ground floor and a first floor and is surrounded by a fenced yard. Due to the automatization of the light signalization, there is no light keeper in the facility, which is completely at guests' disposal.

  • Capacity:
    1/6 apartment/people, 1 apartment, no lighthouse keeper

    ca 100 m2, three double rooms (17m2, 9 m2 - a room with bunk bed, 16 m2), ante room (14 m2), lounge (16,50 m2), kitchen (20 m2) and shower-washroom (7,50 m2).

    In the area of the lighthouse there are restaurants, tennis courts, various playgrounds, as well as a shopping centre, post office, a medical station and a bank in its immediate vicinity, which makes this lighthouse especially suitable for guests who desire a unique accommodation and at the same time vicinity of developed tourist destinations that offer rich cultural tradition and entertainment. Immediate vicinity of Poreč, a well-known cultural destination (Eufrazije's basilica is enlisted in UNESCO register of cultural heritage) and Novigrad with numerous recreational activities and marina, will offer guests enough various activities with a wide choice of restaurants, dinners and places to go out. This lighthouse is therefore unique because it is easily reachable by all means of transport. Guests are guarantied a peaceful and safe vacation which makes this lighthouse a perfect holiday place for families with small children.
    The lighthouse lies only 10 m from the sea, it is surrounded by greenery and there are several nicely decorated stone and pebble beaches around it. Not only do beautiful pebble and stone beaches stretch directly in front the lighthouse, they are to be found in two nearby bays Tarska and Lunga. The beaches are suitable for families because parents can overlook their children's play from apartment windows.

    The lighthouse Rt Zub can be reached by an asphalted road, which leads directly to the facility. When driving the regional road Novigrad - Poreč you will reach the place called Tar. Make a turn towards the Lanterna peninsula and you can drive directly to the lighthouse. In front of it, there is a parking place for guests.
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    Umag

    Image7Savudrija

    In front of beaches 30 m from the lighthouse, flat rocks suitable for suntanning in front of the lighthouse, pebble and sandy beaches with facilities and shallow waters, suitable for small children along the entire coast.

    Savudrija is the oldest lighthouse on the Adriatic, built in 1818. Croatia’s westernmost and northernmost lighthouse. The lighthouse tower is 29 m high and guests can climb to the top upon prior arrangement with the lighthouse keeper.

    Nearest larger town, island Umag 9 km, Trieste 56 km

    Access to the lighthouse by personal vehicle

  • Accommodation
    Number of apartments in the lighthouse: 1

  • Additional information
    Lighthouse is recommended for: Numerous active holiday possibilities: sailing, surfing, recreation in nature, entertainment, use of all available tourist facilities.

    Possibility of boat rental

    Special characteristics of the lighthouse The lighthouse is easily accessible, it has its own parking space and a fenced garden. Near the lighthouse there are hiking and cycling trails leading through a forest of acacias and pine trees. The lighthouse lies at the center of a tourist area and is surrounded by hotels, restaurants, camping sites with all of the entertainment facilities and other tourist services. Berths for speedboats and boats are located in the vicinity. The provisions can be purchased daily from the stores nearby. The lighthouse is connected to the local waterworks and electric grid. The apartment can be rented throughout the whole year. The apartment has heating. The lighthouse keeper and his family permanently live in a separate apartment (separate entrance).House pets are not allowed.

    Possibility of purchasing provisions to be arranged with the lighthouse keeper

    Additional notes Possibility of purchasing provisions to be arranged with the lighthouse keeper
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    Lastovo

    Image8Susac

  • Distance: 23 NM south of Hvar, 13 NM west of Lastovo

  • Capacity: 1/4+1/4 apartments/people, 2 apartments; lighthouse keeper

    A1: approx. 43 m2, two double rooms (15 and 9 m2), kitchen (10 m2), washroom with bathtub (4 m2).
    A2: approx. 68 m2, two double rooms (18 and 14 m2), kitchen (10 m2), dining room (13 m2), washroom with bathtub (4 m2).

    The lighthouse was built in 1878 on the south-western side of the island bearing the same name, 23 NM to the south of the island of Hvar and 13 NM to the west of the island of Lastovo.
    The island has an area of 6 km2 and it is not inhabited. There are many nice bays and paths. The lighthouse is located 100 m above sea level and offers a beautiful view of the sea. It is one-storey stone building which has two 4-bed apartments. There is a wharf with a boat hoist near the building.

    As the building is located high on the hill, this lighthouse is not recommended for older people, or those who are not in a good physical condition. The surrounding sea is rich in fish and it is suitable for all types of fishing. It is obligatory to have permits for fishing and underwater fishing.

    Price for the return transfer from Vela Luka (island of Korčula) is 200 EUR per apartment and it is charged separately. Due to the isolated position of the island, guests should take their own supplies.

    Transfer to Susac is organized in the morning between 10-12h. Please check the ferry schedule for the island of Korcula at www.jadrolinija.hr. If necessary come to Vela Luka a day earlier.
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    Rovinj

    Image9Sv Ivan na puèin

  • Distance: 3.5 km from Rovinj

  • Capacity: 1/4+1/4 apartments/people, 2 apartments; lighthouse keeper

    A1: approx. 55 m2, two double rooms (13 and 21 m2), kitchen (16 m2), shower-washroom (4 m2)

    A2: approx. 45 m2, one double room (19 m2), one room with bunk bed (7 m2), kitchen (13 m2), shower-washroom (4 m2).

    This lighthouse, built in 1853, is located on the southern most islet making part of an archipelago consisting of 13 islands in front of the town of Rovinj. It is only 2 M from Rovinj.
    The islet is a rocky cliff measuring 70 x 50 m and surrounded by shallow sea. The building has two 4-bed apartments. There is a small berth and a hoist for boats.

    Guests can arrange trips with the lightkeeper's boat to the nearest villages in order to by provisions. This will also be charged separately.

    A variety of underwater landscapes and fish species make this location attractive for all those who love isolation, diving and fishing.

    Price for the return transfer from Rovinj is 100 EUR per apartment and it is charged separately.
    Transfer to Sv. Ivan is organized in the morning between.
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    Makarska

    Image10Sv Petar

  • Distance: 800 m from Makarska, 85 km from Split airport

  • Capacity: 1/5 apartments/people, 1 apartment; no lighthouse keeper

    A1: approx. 81 m2, two double rooms (14 and 21 m2), kitchen (21 m2), living room with sofa (13 m2), bathroom (3 m2), separate washroom
    The lighthouse was built in 1884 on the peninsula of Sv. Petar, at the Makarska port entrance, in the vicinity of the one of the most beautiful beaches on the Adriatic.
    The town of Makarska is one of the most famous tourist resorts, wich besides its hotels and beaches, offers numerous sport facilities and playgrounds. The lighthouse is located 800 m from the center of the town and 85 km from the the Split Airport. It can be reached by an asphalt road passing through the pine woods. The stone lighthouse is surrounded by a paved terrace. There is one five-bed apartment.

    This lighthouse is uniquely located in the immediate vicinity of a well known tourist destination which offers all types of entertainment.

    Guests from Makarska often visit the lighthouse, therefore, during the main tourist season, it is not the ideal place for those looking for tranquility and privacy, but rather for those that enjoy the hustle and bustle of tourist centres.
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    Veli Rat

    Image11Veli Rat

  • Distance: 20 NM from Zadar

  • Capacity: 1/3 +1/4 apartments/people, 2 apartments; lighthouse keeper

    A1: approx. 48 m2, one double room (16 m2), kitchen with sofa (22 m2), shower-washroom (7 m2)

    A2: approx. 41 m2, one three bed room (21 m2), kitchen (14 m2), shower-washroom (4 m2)

    This Lighthouse was built in 1849 on the north-western Island of Dugi Otok, 20 NM to the west of the town of Zadar. The nearest villages, Veli Rat, Verunić and Polje, are 3 km from the lighthouse. It is 20 km to the ferry port in Brbinje.
    The lighthouse is surrounded by tall pines, beautiful bays and pebble beaches. Veli Rat is one of the most beautiful lighthouses on the Croatian side of Adriatic. It has one 4-bed apartment and one 3-bed apartment. Access to the lighthouse is possible by car, therefore, guests are assured of the regular supply of all provisions.

    Regular supply of needed provisions can be organized thanks to the nearby towns.

    It is possible to enjoy an active vacation combining sports and recreation, jogging and walking, swimming and diving. The surrounding shallow sea is rich in fish.