Sibenik is the only city in Croatia and one of the rare in the world with two UNESCO protected heritage. Furthermore, Sibenik features imposing fortresses, beautiful beaches and preserved nature. That's why it shouldn't be skipped while visiting Croatia. Here is our list of places to visit in Sibenik.
- <span id="fortresses">Fortresses</span>
- <span id="churches-and-palaces">Churches and palaces</span>
- <span id="nature">Natural attractions</span>
- <span id="beaches">Beaches</span>
St. John fortress and St. Nicholas fortress are currently in a process of reconstruction and should be ready to recieve visitors in 2020. Currenty, these fortresses can be seen only from the outside.
In 2017. St. Nicholas fortress became part of UNESCO protected herigate, which was gaint leap for Sibenik tourism.
Churches and palaces
St. James Cathedral is part of UNESCO protected heritage built in 15th century. It is special in European architecture because it is entirely made of stone and it features sculptures of human heads on side.
Besides Cathedral, which is must visit attraction of Sibenik, there are other beautiful churches and palaces: The Renaissance Church of the Holy Spirit in center of the city, Palace Pelegrini and church of the Holy Cross, located 200 meters from the cathedral.
St Anthony Channel compunds beautiful landscape and promenade alongside St. Nicholas Fortress, located at the end of channel.