Razanac, Croatia - holiday information

Razanac Zadar, Razanac Croatia

30 kilometres away from Zadar lays a small settlement in the south part of the Velebit channel. Because the vicinity of the mountain Velebit which in combination with the sea contributes to the freshness and clearness of the air in Razanac so it is frequently visited by people who have respiratory problems. Churches and cultural landmarks are relics of town’s turbulent history, and the most famous fort Kastelina was built in the 16th century as a defence mechanism against Turkish invaders. Today however, Razanac is a destination for tourists who are looking for a relaxing vacation and some peace and quiet. The beaches are, as many on the coast are, either rocky or gravely and offer a variety of sport activities such as tennis, ping pong or mini golf. It is also possible to rent a bicycle, boat or a scooter. You can taste the local gastro specialities based on fish spiced with olive oil and local wines in one of the town’s restaurants. Razanac is also known for its traditional dance Ražanačko kolo performed by local folklore troops. Since Razanac is situated in the vicinity of several national parks (Kornati, Paklenica and Plitvicka jezera), nature parks Telascica and Vransko jezero, historical towns of Zadar and Nin and the island of Pag  you can use your stay for one day excursions.



Razanac – basic information

Razanac – population: 1002, Razanac - day/ saint: saint : Sv. Šime; zadnja nedjelja u srpnju

Distance from bigger centres

Razanac - Makarska. 209km, Razanac- Split: 154km, Razanac - Pula: 378km, Razanac - Rijeka: 282km, Razanac - Zadar: 23km, Razanac - Šibenik: 97km, Razanac - Dubrovnik: 384km, Razanac - Zagreb: 275km

Possibility of accomodation

private accomodation, apartments, rooms, family hotels, camps


pebble, sandy, concreted

Facilities and authorities

emergency, self-service shops, bakery, post office, exchange office, farmacy, souvenir shops, market, fishmorgen's

Gastronomic offer

restaurants, pizzerias, saloons

Additional offer

croatian national park nearby, organised trips to nearby destinations, organised trips to nearby islands, promenade along the sea, organisation of entertaining and cultural events by the tourist board, organisation of fishermen's nights, marina in the nearby

Razanac – why choose this destination

clean sea, beautiful beaches, long promenades along the sea, pine wood by the beach, rich gastronomic offer, peace and silence in the place with no big crowd, interesting wind surfing sites, long cycling routes and walking tracks, possibility for departures on interesting trips, possibility for sailing around islands, genuin gastronomic offer nearby, possibility for getting familiar with the life of people and local customs