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Northern Velebit National Park

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If you enjoy hiking, a visit to this national park is an absolute must! We bought tickets from the... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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Outstanding empty landscape

We are a family for 4 uk people staying just off the coast in a fantastic holiday cottage in... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
York, United Kingdom
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Krasno Ispostava Senj | Obala Kralja Zvonimira 6, Krasno Polje 53270, Croatia
+385 53 884 551
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 31 March 2013

Northern Velebit National Park (Sjeverni Velebit in Croatian) Driving FROM KRASNO POLJE toward Sveti Juraj, then turning left toward the Babic Sica park entrance, then driving TO the ZAVIZAN HUT was no problem on May 29, 2012: there was NO SNOW on the road. We...More

11  Thank Factual
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Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We went for a hike and took the red trail, starting at the café and up to the big mountain. Maybe we didn't inform ourselfs enough but we didn't expected that much of a hike! It's all big rocks, you have to get up and...More

2  Thank katieg303
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Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

If you enjoy hiking, a visit to this national park is an absolute must! We bought tickets from the centre in Krasno and the lady working there was friendly and helpful in suggesting walking routes. We climbed to the top of Veliki Zavizan and got...More

Thank ElleB37
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We are a family for 4 uk people staying just off the coast in a fantastic holiday cottage in starigrad Senj : we drove up on 2 different days : the 1st to zavizan and 2nd time to Alan hut and walked about 15-20kms both...More

1  Thank Yorkfam4
Reviewed 30 July 2018

I recently did the entire Via Dinarica trail through Croatia and Northern Velebit Park was certainly the crown jewel of the trip. Thick lush forest, limestone jagged peaks, amazing views of the Adriatic from the top ridges and the lovely huts that you can sleep...More

1  Thank Satyabrata
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

The park is absolutely beautiful. The views and landscape are amazing. There are some excellent hikes, we walked about 10km but there were people doing multi day hikes. Take plenty of clothes though as it is certainly chilly as you climb. Make sure a good...More

1  Thank RollingWithTheStones
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Immersing yourself in a forest is apparently called "forest bathing," so once you've enjoyed the peace and solitude of this national park, you can say you have done it. We did a bike tour through here and loved the birds, smell of the spruce, and...More

2  Thank CleopatraBunny
Reviewed 4 May 2018

This area and views are something that you will remember for a life ! Northern Velebit part of Premužić trail is great reminder how dreams of one man can be something that will stay for many years ... I often go there ... over and...More

Thank Planinar_Prisha
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Northern Velebit National Park has a great trekking tour that starts at Zavižan and can be walked in 3 days. We started at Alan and walked towords Zavižan.The estimated time to walk this part would be about 5-6 hours. But you can plan even more,...More

3  Thank 8_Mona_8
Reviewed 16 June 2017

You should take 2-3 days and go all the way around Velebit, never skip Zavizanj, Alan, Botanic Garden on Zavižanj and both educational paths. For 45Kn it's very cheap ..

1  Thank pepi1111
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The national park is a part of a unique mountain chain Velebit, which can be divided into North, Middle, and South which all have their unique characteristics. Close to the mountain house Zavižan is a beautiful botanical garden with all plant species you can find...More

1  Thank Luka O
Reviewed 3 April 2017

In case you are looking at various options for hiking trips in Croatia, I highly recommend Velebit. Its numerous access points and trails offer many choices. Northern Velebit is a gem, Premužićeva Trail an easy and accessible path. Enyoj!

3  Thank Marta B
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