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NP Krka - Skradinski buk

Krka is the most beautiful karstic river of Croatia, designated a National Park from towns of Knin to Skradin.


NP Krka - Skradin

Krka - National Park

Krka, a river in Dalmatia, springs out of the western foot of Dinara Mountain and flows into the sea near Sibenik; length 72,5 km.
In limestone it forms a narrow and deep canyon (up to 200 m), flowing over traventine barriers and creating waterfalls; Roski Slap (25,5 m) and Skradinski Buk (37,5 m) the most beautiful of all.
Between Roski Slap and Skradinski Buk is Visovac lake with an islet and Franciscan monastery on it.
Downstream of Skradinski Buk is the Krka river estuary, about 20 km long, in which freshwater mixes with saltwater.
Skradin is one of the two entrances into the NP, from this side it is organized by boats along the river of Krka.

The Cathedral of St. Jacob

The Cathedral of St. Jacob is one of the most beautiful cathedrals in whole Croatia. It is unique example of Renaissance architecture, designed and built by most prominent European masters of the time.

  • Last visit to Sibenik: May 2005
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • bugulma's Profile Photo
    Jun 21, 2006 at 7:08 AM

    Fantastic views of the rka National Park. The town is wonderful as well. it seems i will be here for sure during my journey in august

  • nickandchris's Profile Photo
    Apr 20, 2005 at 8:33 AM

    Would love to see the waterfalls in NP Krka. They look beautifuland I'm a sucker for rivers and waterfalls.

  • JLBG's Profile Photo
    Apr 28, 2004 at 12:55 AM

    Nice page. Your pictures are always of the same quality and make everybody wish to visit the places you present.

  • Imbi's Profile Photo
    Nov 29, 2003 at 4:29 PM

    Boris ! How would you compare Plitvicka Jezera Nacionalni Park and National Park of Krka? Over all beautiful page.

  • unravelau's Profile Photo
    Aug 26, 2003 at 3:28 PM

    This page contains a wealth of information both historic/cultural and also of all the points of natural beauty. The photography is superb and I particularly liked the waterfall shots.....thanks for another great page Boris.

  • montezaro's Profile Photo
    Jun 19, 2003 at 7:07 PM

    outstanding page by all means, plenty of excellent tips and fantastic pictures, the waterfalls are amazing

  • johnsakura's Profile Photo
    Jun 17, 2003 at 12:52 PM

    very nice pics from the waterfalls. i'll try to go to sibenik this summer. thank you very much, yours Joao Leitao

  • d_d's Profile Photo
    Jun 16, 2003 at 4:11 AM

    Wonderful! I'll come back when all tips will be ended... :)

  • Daja123's Profile Photo
    Apr 29, 2003 at 12:58 PM

    Great nature - excellent photos !!! Croatia is really beautiful country. Thank you Boris...

  • Mike25's Profile Photo
    Mar 12, 2003 at 2:02 AM

    Beautiful pics about a beautiful country.


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