The island of Losinj is located in the Kvarner Bay
. Losinj is known for its beautiful beaches, promenades and bike paths
. Due to unique climate, numerous medicinal plants and wellness
offer, the island is recognised worldwide as The Island of Vitality
. The tradition of health tourism in the Kvarner Bay dates back more than 125 years.
The smell of pine forests as a symbol of the island
of Losinj, together with the scent of medicinal herbs and the smell of the sea, form a unique aromatherapy
. While discovering the island, you will be amazed by the colourful
plants that bloom at different times of the year. In May, sage turns the island purple, in June medicinal lavender and immortelle bloom, pink bougainvillea in July, and in August Olenadri.
In addition to its unique flora
, the island is also known for dolphins
that live in the Losinj area. With the help of the Adriatic Dolphin project, the Blue World Institute is researching the life of dolphins in the Adriatic Sea. Thanks to the institute, the Losinj dolphin is the most researched species
in the entire Mediterranean. Today there are around 200 dolphins in the region. If you want to see dolphins in their natural habitat and have a unique experience
, you can join observations organised by the Blue World Institute. You can find more information at https://www.blue-world.org/about-us/blue-world-limited/.
For all lovers of culture
, the island of Losinj offers many sights and events worth visiting
. One of the most famous attractions is certainly the bronze statue of Apoxyomenos
. The statue was found in 1999 between the islands of Vela Orluja and the island of Losinj. It is believed that Apoxyomenos was thrown into the sea in the early 1st century, as a sacrifice to the gods for a safe voyage
. The statue is completely preserved and located in the museum of the same name in Mali Losinj
. More information can be found at https://www.muzejapoksiomena.hr/en/.
If you want to spend your vacation actively
, the island of Losinj offers many sport activities such as swimming, cycling and hiking trails
. The island of Losinj organises two cycling races
in April, in which many mountain and downhill cycling enthusiasts
part take. Cycling routes on the island of vitality are one of the most attractive and least demanding cycling routes in the Kvarner region. Because of the flat terrain, the routes are suitable for all age groups
as well as for experienced and less experienced drivers. Bike paths are by the sea and offer a beautiful view of the entire Losinj archipelago
- the islands of Unije, Susak and Ilovik, as well as the islands of Rab, Pag and the Velebit mountain range.
Have we aroused your interest? Then spend your next vacation in one of our luxurious Villas in the Kvarner region
, visit the island of vitality
and relax from the stress of everyday life.