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Karlobag 2 Features of interest – Ruins of Forca, a Medieval rectangular forficaon; one part of the forficaon is arranged and open and named Mediterranean Garden Kava – Mosaic gallery – Ruins of St. Karlo Boromejski (St. Charles Borromeo) from 1710 next to which there is a monument dedicated to Šime Starčević - author of the first grammar in the Croaan language – Capuchin monastery with the painng of the Last Supper by Cristoforo Tasca and the parish church of St. Joseph built in 1712 during the me of Leopold I – Remains of the Church of St. Vitus from the 13th century (Drvišica - Vidovac) Activities and events – Walk along the 3 km Teresiana Trail that starts with Baška Oštarija 924m n/m with a wonderful view of the Adriac – Alpine zone Dabarski kukovi (about 15 km from Karlobag): Visibaba/Agin kuk, Čelina kuk and Rujičin kuk – Premužić Trail that begins in Baška Oštarija( 54 km in length) Internaonal Art Colony and Children’s Art Colony at the beginning of August – Classical music concerts and culture and entertainment evenings entled Karlobag Summer( July - September) – Karlobag Carnival January - February Karlobag City Tourist Board www.tz-karlobag.hr Novalja Brinje Plitvica lakes Perušić The main aracons are Grabovača Cave Park, Fort Frankopan / Old Town Perušić Tower and the church of the Sublime Holy Cross offering a lovely view of the whole locality, the Lika River and Lake Krušćica , Kosin stone bridge from the 16 th cent, Czar fir tree – the biggest fir tree in Europe and the biggest on Velebit, archaeological site Pisani kamen – the first known internaonal arbitraon, archaeological site Kosinjska prinng house – the first prinng house in the Slavic South. Besides walking, hik- ing, cycling, kayak and other types of outdoor recreaon, in the summer months one can bathe in the Lika River or raſt on Lake Kruščica. Hunng is permied in the nearby hunng grounds if in possession of a licence as well as fishing in the Lika River. Perušić Tourist Board www.tz-perusic.hr Grabovača Cave Park Public Instute www.pp-grabovaca.hr Lovinac The easiest way to inerate the Lovinac region is by bike. Bikes can be rented in the PZ Lovinac building. The enre area is connected by four cycling trails. Features of interest Velebit peaks: Sveto brdo (1753 m above sea level) and Babin vrh (1744 m above sea level) and the natural (karst) and arficial lakes Škada and Sve Rok, then the Japodine ruins: Cvituša and Rukavinska ruins, Turska kula in Vranik, Zdunić kula in Smokrić from 1744, Travić Mill from the 19 th century Lovinac info www.lovinac.hr Features of interest – Novalja Town Museum with a rich ethnographic collecon and a permanent exhibion – Talijanova buža – an ancient subterranean water system built in the 1 st century AD, in the Roman period, completely carved in stone, about 1 100 m in length and up to 70 cm in width, with the entrance from the museum and only the first part can be visited. – the Caska region where lately researches of the Roman selement Cissa have been intensified and according to legend it was destroyed by the earthquake in the 4th century. – the Stomorica archaeological collecon preserves numerous objects and remains of sacred buildings from the bygone past of Novalja – the Gothic Church of the Mother of God from Ružarija in the centre of the town. Activities and events – Cycling Novalja – Lun - Novalja. – Stogaj locality near Metajne for climbing enthusiasts – Novalja Cultural Summer – begins on the eve of St. Anthony’s – Novalja Day (the feast of St. Anthony, 13 June) and lasts ll September It consists of numerous cultural, art, entertainment and sports performances. – The exhibion of Pag sheep and cheese is held on the first weekend in July – Lunj Olive Feast is held in May in Lun or Jakišnica – Lun olive groves locality. Novalja beaches –Zrće (Blue flag), the most beauful and world known beach at 1.5 km from Novalja – with disco clubs and many café bars for all-day and night entertainment. – Planjka (Trinćel) is situated to the north of Novalja (blue flag), – Straško (blue flag) with a campsite bearing the same name and south of Novalja. – Braničevica is situated right next to Straško. – Caska is situated east of Novalja, in the cove bearing the same name Novalja City Tourist Board www.tz-novalja.hr Stara Novalja Tourist Board www.tzstaranovalja.hr Gospić Senj CHEESE. Sheep, cow and goat milk from grassy Lika to the macchia on the island of Pag give various types of cheese and they are used in the preparaon of different variees of salty and sweet delicacies. Well-known cheese: škripavac, basa from Lika, Krasnarski, Pag cheese POTATOES. The potato was and is the main food that is most oſten used in preparing Lika dishes. Well-known dishes: potatoes with bacon or ižmari, potatoes in all sauces, popečci, baked potato halves SHEEP. The Lika and Pag lamb are well-known for their taste and odour. In accordance with tradion they are prepared on an open fire or in a pot mixed with various types of meat. Well-known dishes: spit-roasted lamb, kalja or boiled lamb, Lika pot. OLIVE OIL. An unavoidable and most used seasoning of the coastal and island regions. People are all the more engaged in olive growing, and olive oil is daily present at tables as seasoning for fish and seafood dishes and various cooked and fresh vegetables. TOURIST MAP Lika - Senj County Tourist Board 1 3 8 9 10 10+1 Lika- Senj Velebit 4 Features of interest Velebit is the largest mountain range in Croaa, around 145 kilometres in length and 30 km in width, and spreading up to 10 km south The value and beauty of nature on Velebit have long been acknowledged and the enre range was included in 1978 in the world network of bio- sphere reserves within the UNESCO programme of Man and the Biosphere (MAB) or Velebit is the ideal desnaon for all those who give the prec- edence to an acve vacaon and spending me outdoor. There are many marked mountain trails on Velebit. Along the enre mountain range there are more than 20 climber’s lodgings, and shelters for the accommodaon of mountaineers. The peaks of North and Central Velebit, from Zavižan to Baška Oštarija are connected by the 57km-long Premužić Trail named aſter its designer and builder Ante Premužić (1889 - 1979). It was built from 1930 to 1933. The trail is protected since 2009 as Croaan cultural heritage. The enre mountain range area is a protected nature park, and North Vele- bit and Paklenica are naonal parks. Activities and events – a visit of the Velebit Botanical Gardens and a visit to Zavižan climber’s lodgings (1676 m above sea level) meteorological staon and viewpoint from which a great number of Croaan islands can be seen , and, on clear days, even the coast of Italy – cycling and mountain trails, educaonal trails, alpinism, caving, bird- watching, walking on Premužić Mountain Trail for visitors of all ages, photo safari of mountain endemic plants and wild animals – Up on Zavižan Cycling – end of June ”St. Anthony’s in Krasno” celebraon of the fesvity of St. Anthony, patron saint of the parish of Krasno - mid June Among the numerous events of tradional sports manifestaons there is also the Tradional Products’ Fair presenng products from local tradional craſts as well as culinary speciales of the Krasno region. the feast of the Assumpon of the Blessed Virgin Mary -15 August Velebit Nature Park Public Institution Gospić, Tel.: +385 (0)53 560-450 www.pp-velebit.hr North Velebit National Park Public Institution Krasno, Tel/Fax: +385 (0)53 665-380 www.np-sjeverni-velebit.hr Paklenica National Park Public Institution Starigrad-Paklenica, Starigrad-Paklenica, Tel.: +385 (0)23 369-155 www.paklenica.hr Features of interest – The Plitvice Lakes , the biggest, oldest and most visited Croaan naonal park, declared naonal park in 1949. Plitvice Lakes Naonal Park was inscribed in the UNESCO World Natural Heritage List in 1979. Its specific beauty is a refuge for nature lovers and an inspiraon for arsts, and the uniqueness and wealth of its nature are a polygon for scienfic research. – Visitors have at their disposal 10 various vising programmes which include walk- ing along the trails and small wooden bridges and riding on the panoramic train and electric boat on Lake Kozjak. The panoramic train and the electric boat connect the Lower and Upper Lakes areas and this is included in the entrance price – Štefanija’s Island on Lake Kozjak – an islet thus named in honour of Queen Štefanija, Medvjeđak Mountain Trail arranged and marked trail that leads to the peaks of Oštri Medvjeđak (889 m above sea level, Tupi Medvjeđak (868 m above sea level and Turčić (801 m above sea level) 7 Gospić City Tourist Board www.tz-gospic.hr Nikola Tesla Memorial Centre www.mcnikolatesla.hr Mlin vodenica Špoljarić is situated in the village of Korana. It is a tradional commercial building and a cultural heritage building exhibing the old fashion of grinding wheat. – Šupljara is a cove situated along the eastern edge of the Lower Lakes, in a limestone canyon above the trail that leads to Lake Kaluđerovac. Educaon and recreaon trails : Čorkova Cove and Plitvica Cycling and mountain trails in Plitvice Lakes Naonal Park and surroundings Plitvice Lakes Naonal Park Reservaons and quesons www.np-plitvicka-jezera.hr Plitvice Lakes – Korenica Tourist Board www.tzplitvice.hr Features of interest – The Lika Museum with a permanent ethnography setup is situated in a special tradional building – Nikola Tesla Memorial Centre in Smiljani with the nave home of the world famous scienst Nikola Tesla, a replica of the Research Staon in Colorado Springs, Tesla’s turbine in Vaganac Stream and the prototype of a boat at remote control which was made by Tesla in 1898. – The memorial centre of the great Croaan historian, polician and ideologist, dr. Ante Starčević, Father of the Homeland (1823 - 1896) in the locality of Veliki Žitnik – Rizvan City, an adventure centre for excursions in the village of Rizvanuša at the foot of the Velebit range, team building programmes, smulang programmes, forest adrenalin park Activities and events – Gospić Music Summer in June, a rich choice of classical music performed by notable domesc and internaonal musicians. – Likanale, Lika Art Annals has been gathering renowned painters, sculptors, graphic arsts and ceramicists since 1966. – Autumn in Lika – an exhibion of tradion and autochtonism of the Lika-Senj County taking place in Gospić at the beginning of October Gospić and Friends Eno-Ethno Culture and Gastronomy Manifestaon held in Gospić for Gospić Day on 22 July – Moto meeng of Crazy Wolfs Moto Club, bikers’ meeng, a 3-day manifestaon held in August in Gospić – numerous cycling trails, rocks for sports climbing, hunng and fishing / angling Features of interest Sokolac Town from the 14th century with the chapels of the Holy Trinity and St. Fabian and Sebasan from the late Romanesque period Church of St. Vitus from the 14th century, one of the oldest sacral build- ings in Brinje. – stone bridge across Gate - Jaruga stream in the centre of Brinje on the old Josephine Road, more than 200 years of age – Rokina bezdana Cave and Siničić Cave near Lenac village – Fishing on Lake Brodić where a hunng home has been erected Brinje Municipality, tourist information www.brinje.hr Gacka Features of interest The town of Otočac is the centre of the Gacka region, one of the oldest localies with inhabitants of Croaan naonality which sprang on the natural island in the middle of the Gacka River – the Gacka Museum in the centre of the town has a rich ethnographic and archaeological collecon (visits every week day from 8am to 3 pm). – Mlinice on Majerovo vrilo in Sinac from which flows the Sinačka pučina, the biggest right tributary of the Gacka River – the Gacka River has more than three sources, and the biggest is Tonković vrilo on the southeastern edge of the Gacka Valley – the Mother of God from Karmela shrine - Kuterevo Activities and events – cycling trails in the Gacka River Valley and along the villages at the foot of Velebit, walking trails: Humac-Gacka, marked mountain trail: Otočac – Zavižan, sports fishing on the Gacka River – County Folklore Parade, Barkanova Cycling, Echo ethno Gacka, Advent in Otočac Otočac Tourist Board www.tz-otocac.hr 5 REG ION Features of interest – Nehaj Fortress, built in the mid 15th century, the symbol of the city of Senj and an enre epoch of Croaan and European history – The Cathedral of the Assumpon of the Holy Virgin Mary, the most nota- ble religious and cultural monument in Senj city, built in the 12th century – The Church of St. Mary of Arta, a vove church of sailors from Senj, ship models, situated in Poets’ Park – The town walls with towers (Lipica Tower, Leonova Tower, Šabac, Trybenad) – The Great Gate, the end of the Josephine Road and entrance into the city – The city museum is in the palace belonging to the Vukasović family – Remains of the Senj Tablet dang from around 1100 and wrien in Glagolic – Uskočka Street and Cilnica Square, an example of Medieval architecture – Sundial built on the Adriac Highway, in the northern part of the city – Zavratnica, a cove on the road from Senj to Karlobag, 1 km from Jablanac locality Activities and events – Mardi Senj, the oldest carnival manifestaon in Croaa which has been taking place for over 350 years: January, February – Uskok Days Manifestaon, a remake of the events and customs from the me Nehaj Fortress was built: July – Sambasco - Samba Fesval in Senj: July – Senj North Adriac Dalmaan Harmony Singing Groups’ Fesval: July – Sailing regaa and Fisherman’s Feast in July – Senj Concert Evenings: July, August – Internaonal Senj Summer Carnival: August – Homemade is the best-fair of tradional products, August Senj City Tourist Board www.tz-senj.hr The brochure “10+1 reasons...” can be ordered at the Lika-Senj County Tourist Board or seen at tourist fairs INFO: Lika-Senj County Tourist Board 12Budačka, 53000 Gospić Tel/Fax + 385 (0)53 574-687 [email protected] www.lickosenjska.com Publisher: Lika-Senj County Tourist Board Editors: Ivan Radošević, Ankica Grabašnjak, Hrvoje Mudrovčić Concept and design: Julije Skelin, Mirjana Tepšić Production: Basic Produktion-Zagreb, www.basicproduktion.hr Photographs: Lika-Senj County Tourist Board Archives Print: Skaner studio, Zagreb Gastro FISH. Trout from clean rivers and lakes in Lika and Gacka and sea fish from the island of Pag are an excellent delicacy for those who prefer “light” food. Well-known dishes: baked, boiled trout, trout pâtés, saur from the island of Pag. 6

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    2Features of interest Ruins of Fortica, a Medieval rectangular fortification; one part of the fortification is arranged and open and named Mediterranean Garden Kava Mosaic gallery Ruins of St. Karlo Boromejski (St. Charles Borromeo) from 1710 next to which there is a monument dedicated to ime Starevi - author of the first grammar in the Croatian language Capuchin monastery with the painting of the Last Supper by Cristoforo Tasca and the parish church of St. Joseph built in 1712 during the time of Leopold I Remains of the Church of St. Vitus from the 13th century (Drviica - Vidovac)

    Activities and events Walk along the 3 km Teresiana Trail that starts with Baka Otarija 924m n/m with a wonderful view of the Adriatic Alpine zone Dabarski kukovi (about 15 km from Karlobag): Visibaba/Agin kuk, elina kuk and Rujiin kuk Premui Trail that begins in Baka Otarija( 54 km in length) International Art Colony and Childrens Art Colony at the beginning of August Classical music concerts and culture and entertainment evenings entitled Karlobag Summer( July - September) Karlobag Carnival January - February Karlobag City Tourist Board

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    The main attractions are Grabovaa Cave Park, Fort Frankopan / Old Town Perui Tower and the church of the Sublime Holy Cross offering a lovely view of the whole locality, the Lika River and Lake Kruica , Kosin stone bridge from the 16th cent, Czar fir tree the biggest fir tree in Europe and the biggest on Velebit, archaeological site Pisani kamen the first known international arbitration, archaeological site Kosinjska printing house the first printing house in the Slavic South. Besides walking, hik-ing, cycling, kayak and other types of outdoor recreation, in the summer months one can bathe in the Lika River or raft on Lake Kruica. Hunting is permitted in the nearby hunting grounds if in possession of a licence as well as fishing in the Lika River.

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    The easiest way to itinerate the Lovinac region is by bike. Bikes can be rented in the PZ Lovinac building. The entire area is connected by four cycling trails.

    Features of interest Velebit peaks: Sveto brdo (1753 m above sea level) and Babin vrh (1744 m above sea level) and the natural (karst) and artificial lakes tikada and Sveti Rok, then the Japodine ruins: Cvitua and Rukavinska ruins, Turska kula in Vranik, Zduni kula in Smokri from 1744, Travi Mill from the 19th century Lovinac info www.lovinac.hr

    Features of interest

    Novalja Town Museum with a rich ethnographic collection and a permanent exhibition Talijanova bua an ancient subterranean water system built in the 1st century AD, in the Roman period, completely carved in stone, about 1 100 m in length and up to 70 cm in width, with the entrance from the museum and only the first part can be visited. the Caska region where lately researches of the Roman settlement Cissa have been intensified and according to legend it was destroyed by the earthquake in the 4th century. the Stomorica archaeological collection preserves numerous objects and remains of sacred buildings from the bygone past of Novalja the Gothic Church of the Mother of God from Ruarija in the centre of the town.

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    Cycling Novalja Lun - Novalja. Stogaj locality near Metajne for climbing enthusiasts Novalja Cultural Summer begins on the eve of St. Anthonys Novalja Day (the feast of St. Anthony, 13 June) and lasts till SeptemberIt consists of numerous cultural, art, entertainment and sports performances. The exhibition of Pag sheep and cheese is held on the first weekend in July Lunj Olive Feast is held in May in Lun or Jakinica Lun olive groves locality.

    Novalja beaches Zre (Blue flag), the most beautiful and world known beach at 1.5 km from Novalja with disco clubs and many caf bars for all-day and night entertainment. Planjka (Trinel) is situated to the north of Novalja (blue flag), Strako (blue flag) with a campsite bearing the same name and south of Novalja. Branievica is situated right next to Strako. Caska is situated east of Novalja, in the cove bearing the same name

    Novalja City Tourist Boardwww.tz-novalja.hr

    Stara Novalja Tourist Boardwww.tzstaranovalja.hr

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    CHEESE. Sheep, cow and goat milk from grassy Lika to the macchia on the island of Pag give various types of cheese and they are used in the preparation of different varieties of salty and sweet delicacies. Well-known cheese: kripavac, basa from Lika, Krasnarski, Pag cheese

    POTATOES. The potato was and is the main food that is most often used in preparing Lika dishes. Well-known dishes: potatoes with bacon or imari, potatoes in all sauces, popeci, baked potato halves

    SHEEP. The Lika and Pag lamb are well-known for their taste and odour. In accordance with tradition they are prepared on an open fire or in a pot mixed with various types of meat. Well-known dishes: spit-roasted lamb, kalja or boiled lamb, Lika pot.

    OLIVE OIL. An unavoidable and most used seasoning of the coastal and island regions. People are all the more engaged in olive growing, and olive oil is daily present at tables as seasoning for fish and seafood dishes and various cooked and fresh vegetables.

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    4Features of interest Velebit is the largest mountain range in Croatia, around 145 kilometres in length and 30 km in width, and spreading up to 10 km southThe value and beauty of nature on Velebit have long been acknowledged and the entire range was included in 1978 in the world network of bio-sphere reserves within the UNESCO programme of Man and the Biosphere (MAB) or Velebit is the ideal destination for all those who give the prec-edence to an active vacation and spending time outdoor. There are many marked mountain trails on Velebit. Along the entire mountain range there are more than 20 climbers lodgings, and shelters for the accommodation of mountaineers. The peaks of North and Central Velebit, from Zavian to Baka Otarija are connected by the 57km-long Premui Trail named after its designer and builder Ante Premui (1889 - 1979). It was built from 1930 to 1933. The trail is protected since 2009 as Croatian cultural heritage. The entire mountain range area is a protected nature park, and North Vele-bit and Paklenica are national parks.

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    a visit of the Velebit Botanical Gardens and a visit to Zavian climbers lodgings (1676 m above sea level) meteorological station and viewpoint from which a great number of Croatian islands can be seen , and, on clear days, even the coast of Italy cycling and mountain trails, educational trails, alpinism, caving, bird-watching, walking on Premui Mountain Trail for visitors of all ages, photo safari of mountain endemic plants and wild animals Up on Zavian Cycling end of JuneSt. Anthonys in Krasno celebration of the festivity of St. Anthony, patron saint of the parish of Krasno - mid June Among the numerous events of traditional sports manifestations there is also the Traditional Products Fair presenting products from local traditional crafts as well as culinary specialties of the Krasno region. the feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary -15 August

    Velebit Nature Park Public InstitutionGospi, Tel.: +385 (0)53 560-450www.pp-velebit.hr

    North Velebit National Park Public InstitutionKrasno, Tel/Fax: +385 (0)53 665-380www.np-sjeverni-velebit.hr

    Paklenica National Park Public InstitutionStarigrad-Paklenica, Starigrad-Paklenica, Tel.: +385 (0)23 369-155www.paklenica.hr

    Features of interest

    The Plitvice Lakes , the biggest, oldest and most visited Croatian national park, declared national park in 1949. Plitvice Lakes National Park was inscribed in the UNESCO World Natural Heritage List in 1979. Its specific beauty is a refuge for nature lovers and an inspiration for artists, and the uniqueness and wealth of its nature are a polygon for scientific research.

    Visitors have at their disposal 10 various visiting programmes which include walk-ing along the trails and small wooden bridges and riding on the panoramic train and electric boat on Lake Kozjak. The panoramic train and the electric boat connect the Lower and Upper Lakes areas and this is included in the entrance price

    tefanijas Island on Lake Kozjak an islet thus named in honour of Queen tefanija, Medvjeak Mountain Trail arranged and marked trail that leads to the peaks of Otri Medvjeak (889 m above sea level, Tupi Medvjeak (868 m above sea level and Turi (801 m above sea level)

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    Gospi City Tourist Boardwww.tz-gospic.hr Nikola Tesla Memorial Centrewww.mcnikolatesla.hr

    Mlin vodenica poljari is situated in the village of Korana. It is a traditional commercial building and a cultural heritage building exhibiting the old fashion of grinding wheat.

    upljara is a cove situated along the eastern edge of the Lower Lakes, in a limestone canyon above the trail that leads to Lake Kaluerovac.Education and recreation trails : orkova Cove and PlitvicaCycling and mountain trails in Plitvice Lakes National Park and surroundings

    Plitvice Lakes National ParkReservations and questionswww.np-plitvicka-jezera.hr

    Plitvice Lakes Korenica Tourist Board www.tzplitvice.hr

    Features of interest The Lika Museum with a permanent ethnography setup is situated in a special traditional building Nikola Tesla Memorial Centre in Smiljani with the native home of the world famous scientist Nikola Tesla, a replica of the Research Station in Colorado Springs, Teslas turbine in Vaganac Stream and the prototype of a boat at remote control which was made by Tesla in 1898. The memorial centre of the great Croatian historian, politician and ideologist, dr. Ante Starevi, Father of the Homeland (1823 - 1896) in the locality of Veliki itnik Rizvan City, an adventure centre for excursions in the village of Rizvanua at the foot of the Velebit range, team building programmes, stimulating programmes, forest adrenalin park

    Activities and events Gospi Music Summer in June, a rich choice of classical music performed by notable domestic and international musicians. Likanale, Lika Art Annals has been gathering renowned painters, sculptors, graphic artists and ceramicists since 1966. Autumn in Lika an exhibition of tradition and autochtonism of the Lika-Senj County taking place in Gospi at the beginning of October Gospi and Friends Eno-Ethno Culture and Gastronomy Manifestation held in Gospi for Gospi Day on 22 July Moto meeting of Crazy Wolfs Moto Club, bikers meeting, a 3-day manifestation held in August in Gospi numerous cycling trails, rocks for sports climbing, hunting and fishing / angling

    Features of interest Sokolac Town from the 14th century with the chapels of the Holy Trinity and St. Fabian and Sebastian from the late Romanesque period Church of St. Vitus from the 14th century, one of the oldest sacral build-ings in Brinje. stone bridge across Gate - Jaruga stream in the centre of Brinje on the old Josephine Road, more than 200 years of age Rokina bezdana Cave and Sinii Cave near Letinac village Fishing on Lake Brodi where a hunting home has been erected

    Brinje Municipality, tourist informationwww.brinje.hr

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    Features of interest The town of Otoac is the centre of the Gacka region, one of the oldest localities with inhabitants of Croatian nationality which sprang on the natural island in the middle of the Gacka River

    the Gacka Museum in the centre of the town has a rich ethnographic and archaeological collection (visits every week day from 8am to 3 pm). Mlinice on Majerovo vrilo in Sinac from which flows the Sinaka puina, the biggest right tributary of the Gacka River the Gacka River has more than three sources, and the biggest is Tonkovi vrilo on the southeastern edge of the Gacka Valley the Mother of God from Karmela shrine - Kuterevo

    Activities and events cycling trails in the Gacka River Valley and along the villages at the foot of Velebit, walking trails: Humac-Gacka, marked mountain trail: Otoac Zavian, sports fishing on the Gacka River County Folklore Parade, Barkanova Cycling, Echo ethno Gacka, Advent in Otoac

    Otoac Tourist Boardwww.tz-otocac.hr

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    Features of interest Nehaj Fortress, built in the mid 15th century, the symbol of the city of Senj and an entire epoch of Croatian and European history The Cathedral of the Assumption of the Holy Virgin Mary, the most nota-ble religious and cultural monument in Senj city, built in the 12th century The Church of St. Mary of Arta, a votive church of sailors from Senj, ship models, situated in Poets Park The town walls with towers (Lipica Tower, Leonova Tower, abac, Trybenad) The Great Gate, the end of the Josephine Road and entrance into the city The city museum is in the palace belonging to the Vukasovi family Remains of the Senj Tablet dating from around 1100 and written in Glagolitic Uskoka Street and Cilnica Square, an example of Medieval architecture Sundial built on the Adriatic Highway, in the northern part of the city Zavratnica, a cove on the road from Senj to Karlobag, 1 km from Jablanac locality

    Activities and events

    Mardi Senj, the oldest carnival manifestation in Croatia which has been taking place for over 350 years: January, February Uskok Days Manifestation, a remake of the events and customs from the time Nehaj Fortress was built: July Sambastico - Samba Festival in Senj: July Senj North Adriatic Dalmatian Harmony Singing Groups Festival: July Sailing regatta and Fishermans Feast in July Senj Concert Evenings: July, August International Senj Summer Carnival: August Homemade is the best-fair of traditional products, August

    Senj City Tourist Boardwww.tz-senj.hr

    The brochure 10+1 reasons... can be ordered at the Lika-Senj County Tourist Board or seen at tourist fairs

    INFO: Lika-Senj County Tourist Board12Budaka, 53000 GospiTel/Fax + 385 (0)53 [email protected]

    Publisher: Lika-Senj County Tourist BoardEditors: Ivan Radoevi, Ankica Grabanjak, Hrvoje MudroviConcept and design: Julije Skelin, Mirjana TepiProduction: Basic Produktion-Zagreb, www.basicproduktion.hrPhotographs: Lika-Senj County Tourist Board ArchivesPrint: Skaner studio, Zagreb

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    FISH. Trout from clean rivers and lakes in Lika and Gacka and sea fish from the island of Pag are an excellent delicacy for those who prefer light food. Well-known dishes: baked, boiled trout, trout pts, saur from the island of Pag.

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    Meadow, orchard

    Forest

    The map is not to be used for sailing for the depths are only approximate.

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    Map made by: Zagreb University Faculty of Geodesy Cartography Department, 2012 Author: prof. Stanislav Frange, PhD Associate: ass. prof. Robert upan, PhD

    LIKA - SENJ COUNTY

    Scale 1 : 200 000

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