The main town on Losinj island, Mali Losinj is a pleasant surprise for most visitors who come here for the first time. The quiet atmosphere, the laidback lifestyle and the peaceful waters of the Adriatic make for a relaxing holiday in yacht charter Croatia.
Why is it worth it
Being located in the center of the Croatian coast on Losinj island in the Kvarner Bay, yacht charter Mali Losinj has numerous itinerary possibilities both in the south and in the north, on the neighboring islands (such as Cres island) as well as on resorts on the mainland.
Yacht charter Mali Losinj is the largest city on the island but it’s a quiet one, a thing that attracts the people looking for a nice place to getaway which has no noisy crowds or endless traffic. However, you’ll still find some touristic sights such as the St. Martin’s Church graveyard, the Church of the Nativity of the Virgin with its fine arts collections.
Where to hang out
The old villas in town have been turned into fancy hotels so it might be worth to just take a stroll around the narrow streets and admire the old architecture. After that, make sure to head for the Lungomar, the waterfront where all yacht charter tourists congregate in the evening.
The restaurants here serve the usual Croatian menu which is full of roast lamb meat, pasta, sea food washed down with several varieties of local wines which are said to have a certain aroma that can’t be found in any other wine, thanks mainly to the climate.
The weather here is very suitable for sailing as the waters around the island are protected from winds and strong currents, there’s plenty of sunshine and also enough mooring places where you can spend the night or just a couple of hours on anchor.
As a Croatian destination, yacht chartert Mali Losinj hosts an international regatta at the beginning of August, a spear-fishing competition in December and a Fishermen’s Feast in July. There are great beaches to be found in the vicinity surrounded by wooded hills that improve the quality of the local air, another reason why tourists with respiratory problems come here for their holiday.