Šibenik is a city and port in northern Dalmatia, not far from the estuary of the Krka river into the Bay of Sibenik, connected by narrow straits with the Sibenik Channel; population. The city is built around the natural harbour and on the surrounding hill slopes. The climate is mild, with around 2,750 hours of sunshine a year.
The city, with the old fortresses of St. Anne, St. John and Subicevac overlooking it, consists of the Old Town, characterized by narrow and steep alleys in the west, and the modern part in the north and south-east. The natural beauty of the region as well as the rich cultural and historical heritage of the city, attract many tourists and excursionists.
Things to See & Do
* Sibenek Old Town
* Islet of Visovac
* St Jakov Cathedral
* Duke’s Palace
Cruise Season – Feb to Dec
Currency – Kuna (HRK)
Language – Croatian
Population – 37,000 approx.
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT/UTC + one hour
International Country Telephone Code – + 385
Travel Links – Flights are available from air port Zadar or Split. By train, bus and boat connections are also available