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Visovac is a little island owned by the Catholic Church, situated in the area of the lower flow of the river Krka between two waterfalls in Krka National Park - the Roski waterfall and Skradinski buk. Prior to human habitation of the island, it was...more
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Island of Visovac, Krka National Park, Croatia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there from Krka National park. The boat ride was very relaxing (45 minutes each way). We had 30 minutes (which is enough) on the island to go around and visit the monastery. It was a really lovely experience that I wouldn't mind to...More

Thank Raiza M
Reviewed 2 September 2018

It is the emerald of the KRKA National Park. Very enjoyable trip to the island by boat. Beautiful island with history you shouldn't miss it.

Thank htalmafa
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

You visit the monastery for 25min, guide only tells you what you can do. You can view everything in like 15min. For me - nothing special.

Thank adambrzoskowski
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We went to Visovac by car, and took the 5 min crossing to the island. Coincidently it was Sunday morning and we arrived for the mass only with locals. It was a very special experience. Also turned out much better than spending hours on a...More

2  Thank Philippe_DC
Reviewed 21 June 2018

EN: We go from lozovac by boat to the monastery visovac and the way there takes 45 minutes aproximately. I felt a sleep. It was still the same, but nice nature. Island was really small and you can see evertingin in 15 minutes. SK: Cesta...More

Thank MichalS2372
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Amazing scooter trip through the park led us to the Island of Visovac and the Monastery. the view is from a fairy tale. The Island is home to the Grimm Fairy tales among other historical writings. The stairs make for a great build to the...More

Thank Shunt0
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

I did the 2hr boat trip and have to say I was underwhelmed! It takes 45mins each way to get there, the scenery on the way is pretty but unremarkable after the first 5mins. You get 30mins total on the island and a "guide" who...More

2  Thank Lynne Z
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

This is also a good place to visit if you are at Krka national park. We took the 4 hour boat trip and there were also change to visit in this lovely little island were the monastry stands still. There was also very beautiful garden...More

Thank 666pauliv
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Beautiful small island with a monastery and museum, surrounded with amazing garden.Monastery which is located on the Krka river, where the Franciscan order and beauty of glorious nature made the perfect combination of mysticism, spirituality, God's presence and the beauty of nature in one place.

2  Thank IsabellaSRome
Reviewed 1 November 2017

In this place (located in a small island in the middle of Krka river), apart from the smal monastery and a curious museum, there are animals, fruits, plants, and flowers. In here, actually, there was a guide welcoming to the island who provided a lot...More

1  Thank Alberto J
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Response from Zeljko1967 |
In general no, but on Sundays when they hold masses there is an opportunity to travel on the monastery boat that meets people on the shore directly across the island. On August 4th and 15th there is a major event on the... More
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