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ABOUT KNIN

There are places and cities whose unusual beauty wins the hearts of visitors in a moment, and one of them is the City of Knin. Namely, even in the 19th century, the travel writers used to describe Knin as a magical city of indescribable beauty. And they did not make a mistake.

Actually, is it possible to experience a city surrounded by nine high and mighty mountains and beautiful lakes, which are called Sarena (Spotted Lakes) due to their marvelous colors, a city on seven clear and rich rivers, led by one of the most beautiful rivers in Europe – the River Krka- in any other way? The city excelled by the mysterious Mountain Dinara, with the highest Croatian peak and the cradle of the magnificent Krcic Waterfall; the city with the one of the most beautiful and largest medieval fortresses in Europe ruled by four Croatian kings a thousand years ago; where, even nowadays, you may meet the king and the queen, the princesses, and the princes and the brave knights who will tell you the unexplored stories from their precious history.

Ancient buildings, magnificent sacral buildings, rivers, mountains, lakes, forests, waterfalls, horse riding, biking, canoeing, hiking, hunting, fishing, enjoying local delicacies – you may experience all of that in this special city waiting for you to fall in love with it.

The city whose inhabitants were studied by foreign anthropologists for their peculiarities, courage, kindness and unusual hospitality, which will make your visit to it even more beautiful and strengthen your wish to return and enjoy everything else.