Šibenik is very well known for its archipelago and its islands, which isn’t surprising for anyone who has ever visited this area.
Whether you want to visit some isolated islands where you can spend some alone time with yourself or your family, or you want to go somewhere where you can be surrounded by tourists and have some fun, visiting Šibenik’s archipelago can combine the two.
That way, everything you wish for can come true in the same place!
If you have trouble deciding where you can go when you’re in Šibenik to experience as many things as possible, we might have the solution.
One of the most beautiful islands near Šibenik is Zlarin island, known for being one of the sunniest islands on the Adriatic.
So, if you’re done with sightseeing in Šibenik, you’ve tried all delicacies in its restaurants and you’ve been to all the beaches in this area, it’s probably time to expand your tour.
This is when you know it’s time to call the taxi boat Šibenik – we’re taking you on an adventure on Zlarin island.
Let’s see how to get there, what to do, where to eat and how to return!
Taxi Boat from Šibenik to Zlarin
The first question has the simplest answer. Even though there’s a shipping line connecting Šibenik with Zlarin, there’s also a timetable you have to stick to if you want to visit the island.
The schedule is not flexible, which means that all of your plans will depend on it.
If you want to make your own plans, do whatever you decide to do and for however long, our taxi boat Šibenik allows you to do exactly that.
What to do on Zlarin island?
This is the one thing you don’t have to worry about. Zlarin is known as ”the green island” and it is the perfect place to be in nature.
There are no cars on the islands, which allows you to fully enjoy the silence and peace while you’re experiencing the union of the sea, forests and olive trees.
Beaches on Zlarin island
The biggest part of your trip to Zlarin should definitely be its beaches.
As it has around 2700 hours of sun yearly, Zlarin is the perfect place to get tanned and to make your friends jealous.
Surrounded by crystal clear sea, these beaches are mostly pebbled and protected from the wind.
Also, Zlarin is famous for its wild beaches, which means you can run away from the crowd and have a few hours only for yourself.
The most popular thing about Zlarin are the corals and a well-known method of processing coral jewellery.
This is your opportunity to find out more about them by visiting workshops and seeing how the processing actually looks like.
Throughout history, corals were given as a present to a newborn child.
People believed that corals turn white if the temperature of the child is too high and that corals protect people from bewitchment!
You can even buy them to have an infinite memory of your visit.
Where to eat on Zlarin island?
Another important part of your visit to Zlarin is gastronomy. And believe us, you won’t leave the island hungry.
One of the best places to eat here is the tavern called Prslika. Not only is this tavern famous for its traditional recipes and Mediterranean cuisine, but it’s also vegan- and vegetarian-friendly, with many gluten-free dishes on the menu!
Aldura tavern is also known for its domestic dishes, with a seafood menu ready to be eaten.
Finally, if you’re looking for a place for breakfast or dinner, restaurant Koralj (which in Croatian means coral) is probably the best one for you.
With outdoor seating, television, free wi-fi and a bar with wine and beer, it ticks all the boxes.
If you like exploring many things at once, you may consider getting to know other islands around Zlarin.
As they are very close to each other, you will be able to visit more than one island in one day.
The closest island, the one you can see from Zlarin, is Prvić. It has two settlements, Prvić Luka and Prvić Šepurine.
Also filled with restaurants and beaches, it’s perfect for a family vacation and offers you a chance to escape the crowd and enjoy the island to the fullest.
Also near Zlarin there are Kaprije, Krapanj, Žirje, Obonjan, and Kornati islands.
This means one thing – if you’re a full-time adventurist, this is the perfect opportunity to go on a tour around all of these islands.
Luckily for you, the taxi boat Šibenik can drive you to every one of these places – you’re one call away!
So, it doesn’t matter if you want to stay on Zlarin for just a couple of hours or you want to spend all day there, or even if Zlarin is only one of your stops, make sure you don’t miss your chance to explore and have a lot of fun.
Wherever you decide to go, you’ll remember it for the rest of your life.
Call us, get ready, and let’s start and finish the journey together!