Ugljan is the closest island of the Zadar archipelago, opposite the town of Zadar, from which is divided by only couple of miles wide channel of Zadar and it is connected with many ferryboat lines. It is also called the green island, covered with dense bush, pine trees, olive-groves, fig-groves, vineyards and other Mediterranean vegetation. It has a surface of 51,85 km², while the shore line is 74 km long.
Generations are involved with sea, seamanship and fishery, and 2000 years of tradition in olive growing left thousands of olive trees that produce oil of extraordinary quality and aroma. In the NE side of the island there are many fisherman and tourist villages in natural coves, and the most famous are Kukljica, Kali, Preko and Ugljan. The other side of the island is uninhabited and has many coves, islands and rich undersea world that challenges scuba- divers and recreational fishermen. Rocky but docile inside of the island has many paths suitable for long walks and cycling tours ...
Admirers of Mediterranean landscapes can enjoy in many unforgettable panoramas, and the special is the one from Venetian fort of St Michael (Sv. Mihovil XIII century). There are many testimonies about mans presence in this area roman ruins, ancient Croatian churches, convents, architecture in stone and many summer houses. Stony and sandy beaches, crystal clear sea, different possibilities for accommodation, unique culinary experiences are some of the reasons for visiting this island.
According to the currently collected statistical information on the behavior and visits of TripAdvisor portal users, one of the world's largest specialized travel platforms, Croatia is at the top of the list of countries with the highest growth in search and popularity in the first four months of this year.
Among the 1185 Croatian islands, Scandinavians put Ugljan Island in top 10
From 17.04.2019. we open our doors to all our dear visitors. The new season can begin. The restaurant and bar are open daily from 07:00 to 22:00, looking forward to your arrival.