Best Things To Do in Zadar, Croatia

Whether you're visiting Zadar for a few days or are a localite, Zadar is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Zadar. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Zadar. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Zadar. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Zadar keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Zadar listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Zadar which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Zadar will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Zadar recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Zadar

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Zadar that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 538 itineraries
    Sea Organ

    Tags: View Point, Walking Area, Leisure, Architecture

    Address: 23000, Zadar, Croatia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A beautiful amalgamation of art, architecture and nature, the place stands as an architectural masterpiece for the world to see and admire. This 70 meters long series of beautifully crafted stairs lie...Read more

  2. #2 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 525 itineraries
    Paklenica National Park

    Tags: Outdoors, Hiking Trail, Adventure, Rock Climbing

    Address: 23244, Starigrad, Croatia

    Timings: 06:00 am - 08:30 pm Details

    Situated near the coast of North Dalmatia, this beautiful national preserve is known for it dazzling view, stunning beaches and lively green forests. Fabricated with natural rock faces apt for climbin...Read more

  3. #3 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 513 itineraries
    The Greeting To The Sun

    Tags: View Point

    Address: Istarska obala, 23000, Zadar, Croatia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Very close to the renowned Sea Organ, this architectural marvel is an another masterpiece of Nikola Basic where he test waters against the traditional paveway of architecture and designing. It is a mo...Read more

  4. #4 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 743 itineraries
    St. Donatus Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Trg Rimskog Foruma, 23000, Zadar, Croatia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    Originally called the Church of the Holy Trinity, the chancel has been renamed after its founder St. Donatus in 15th century, exactly 6 years after its construction. Built on the ruins of the Roman Fo...Read more

  5. #5 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 677 itineraries
    Archeological Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: Trg opatice Čike, 23000, Zadar, Croatia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Build in 18th century, the museum is considered to be one of the oldest museums in the Europe. The fact that it embodies artifacts from different eras way back in the past, be it stone ages, metals ag...Read more

  6. #6 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 856 itineraries
    Museum Of Illusions

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 2, Poljana Zemaljskog odbora, 23000, Poljana, Croatia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Another one of its gems that Zadar offers to its visitors. It is not a museum, but a mesmerizing, mind boggling corner for individuals who are in for a brain rattling experience filled with illusions,...Read more

  7. #7 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 165 itineraries
    Park Prirode Telascica

    Tags: Outdoors, View Point, Nature

    Address: Croatia

    Located in the south of the Island, the national preserve is surrounded by nature and beauty. Travelers visiting the preserve often find themselves intrigued by the surrounding forest, beautiful viney...Read more

  8. #8 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 375 itineraries
    Museum Of Ancient Glass

    Tags: Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: 23000, Zadar, Croatia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 09:00 pm Details

    One of the city’s newest attractions, the museum is everything one need to visit to witness beauty, art and history. Housed in Cosmacendi Palace, it has an outstanding collection of Roman glassw...Read more

  9. #9 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 396 itineraries
    Narodni Trg U Zadru

    Tags: Landmark, Walking Area, Square, Tower

    Address: 23000, Zadar, Croatia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Located in the centre of the city, this romanesque style clock tower is a well recognised landmark in Zadar and a highly visited place among tourists. The great square was established in the medieval ...Read more

  10. #10 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 378 itineraries
    Five Wells Square

    Tags: Landmark, Architecture

    Address: 23000, Zadar, Croatia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Named after the five wells that it consists of, this 16th century built attraction garners a lot of tourist attention simply for its unique design and timeless architecture. The place had been a major...Read more

  11. #11 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 209 itineraries
    St. Anastasia's Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: Croacia, Trg Svete Stošije, Zadar, Croatia

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Roman cathedral was built in 12th century and is considered to be the largest cathedral in Dalmatia. Built in the style of Christian basilica, it has been reformed after the war with a more Romane...Read more

  12. #12 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 183 itineraries
    Zrmanja

    Tags: River, Boating, Nature

    Address: Croatia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    One of the most beautiful rivers in Europe, Zrmanja is blessed with both scenic beauty and natural charm. Home to numerous diverse species, it is amongst the favorite muse of nature lovers who flocks ...Read more

  13. #13 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    Monastery Of St. Francis Of Assisi In Zadar

    Tags: Religious Site, Monastery

    Address: Trg Sv. Frane 1, 23000, Zadar, Croatia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    It is an old monastery whose inception dates as back as to 13th century and is renowned as the oldest gothic church in the city. Though small, it is a very significant part of Zadar’s history an...Read more

  14. #14 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 45 itineraries
    The Gold And Silver Of Zadar

    Tags: Museum, Exhibition

    Address: Trg opatice Čike, 23000, Zadar, Croatia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Popularly called as the Gold and Silver of Zadar, the place was originally established as a benedictine convent which has been turned into an interesting museum like place now for tourists and travele...Read more

  15. #15 of 94 Things To Do in Zadar
    - Used in 169 itineraries
    Sea Gate

    Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Mateja Bošnjaka Zadranina 1, Zadar, Croatia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Brought forth in 15th century, this old historic fortress marks the city entrance of Zadar from the pedestrian bridge. Facing the port elegantly, it is considered to be a fine piece of architectural a...Read more

Activities And Tours

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