Bacina Lakes Locate On Map
Bacina Lakes - Tourist InformationHighlights:
- Beautiful nature
- Rich animal life
- Rich vegetation
Bacina lakes are located in settlement Bacina which is located near town Ploce in Dubrovnik-Neretva's district.
Easiest way to get to Bacina lakes by car is to take highway A1 Zagreb-Split to the end of highway. Then you can continue by main Adriatic road directly to settlement Bacina.
Nearest airport is Airport Dubrovnik located in Cilipi.
Bacina lakes have irregular shape and big natural value because they are home of many protected animal and plant species.
Bacina lakes are cryptodepression which means lakes are below sea level.
Bacina lakes are consisted of 7 lakes: Ocusa, Sladinac, Podgora, Sipak, Vrbnik, Crnisevo and Plitko lake. 6 lakes are merged and one is separated, Vrbnik.
Largest of Bacina lakes is Ocusa and smallest is Vrbnik. Deepest lake is Crnisevo, 34 m.
Bacina lakes are ideal for swimming and boat ride. Water in lakes is fresh, but there are also springs connected to sea.
Lakes have 2 tunnels and 3 small islands. One tunnel connects lakes with sea. Lakes are surrounded with meadows and poplar trees.
Settlement Bacina is located 7 km west of town Ploce and has around 578 inhabitants which are mostly directed to agriculture. In Bacina you can see remains of Antique walls and mosaic of Roman settlement and remains of Early Christian basilica from 6th century.
In settlement Bacina you can find accommodation in private houses, rooms and apartments.