City of Zadar is one of the most popular tourist destinations, situated in the middle of Croatian coast. This city is city of rich cultural heritage, tourism and interesting history.
The old town is situated on peninsula and abounds with numerous cultural and historical monuments. One of the most popular and most valuable monument, which is also symbol of the city, is church of St. Donat from the 9th century. Besides this beautiful pre-romanesque church, there are other historical monuments such as Saint Anastasia’s Cathedral, St. Simeon’s Church, St. Mary’s Church and Convent, St. Chrysogonus Church, Grisogono-Vovo’s Palace, Rectors Palace, the city walls and gates of Zadar and many other.
The biggest attraction of the city of Zadar and unique experience is definitely the Sea organ located in the western part of the Zadar coast and it is recognizable for its cascade form and music produced in symbiosis with the sea waves.
Besides the Sea organ, other special attraction is the Greeting to the Sun which contains three hundred multi-layered glass plates in the circle shape with 22 meter diameter.
Other must-see attractions in city of Zadar is the Forum, square from the Roman era located in front of the church of St. Donat, People’s square, Five wells square and many restaurants, taverns and pizzerias where tourists can enjoy in local specialties.