Mali Losinj is the largest town on the island of Losinj, and the largest city on the Adriatic coast. Architecture of Mali Lošinj exudes combination of traditional coastal construction and architecture of large Mediterranean ports and cities, so here you will enjoy a unique view…
Mali Losinj is the largest town on the island of Losinj, and the largest city on the Adriatic coast. Architecture of Mali Lošinj exudes combination of traditional coastal construction and architecture of large Mediterranean ports and cities, so here you will enjoy a unique view of the large port and luxurious family homes from the beginning of the last century, but the narrow streets and small fishing boats.
Mali Losinj its history owes its rich shipbuilding tradition, a tourist destination has become a front of more than 120 years. Mali Losinj is today known as the finds made famous ancient statue of Apoxyomenos, who will soon find a place in the new Losinj museum and for the colorful facades of houses in the city center.
If you are interested in the oldest part of the city, it is part of the church of St. Mary. The church was built in the 19th century and the main altar paintings from the 19th century showing Mother of God of the Rosary with St. Dominica, St. Catherine of Sienna and St.. Jacob. Also, you can walk along the famous Austro-Hungarian villas that keep you coming back to past centuries.
Do you want to spend your vacation in the long walks along the beach and feel the benefits of the Mediterranean climate due to the island but a century ago became climatic spas in Mali Losinj you will find a few tens of kilometers of coastal promenade along the most beautiful bays of the Adriatic islands. Besides the sea and beautiful nature, Mali Losinj offers you a wide choice of apartments and private accommodation in general. Also do not miss the sports facilities, spa, many restaurants and cafes and rich night life in many clubs and open-air terraces.
In the sea you can enjoy one of the many bays of Mali Losinj, and your vacation can continue hiking to Osoršćica in Nerezine, or on boat trips or even by plane to nearby islands states – protected historic architectural heritage, Susak – island of sand, Ilovik – the island of flowers or Srakane – exotic island with all nekolikoko permanent residents.
Art and culture have been made available in many places on the island of Losinj, and the nearby island of Cres. You can enjoy prehistoric Osor which are always current archaeological excavations or in which they are held and the famous Osor Musical Evenings, in Veli Losinj and its famous churches, Cres with beautiful preserved Renaissance palaces, Lubenice and Bela, towns on the cliffs thousands of years old… Near Osor, there is a bridge connecting the island of Losinj with the island of Cres.