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Jezera (island Murter) - Tourist Information
Jezera (island Murter) - Tourism
Jezera is little fishing town situated on island of Murter, one of the way to get there is private boat transfers. It is situated on southeast side of the island of Murter, in bay that has shape of horseshoe between small hills. Bay is protected from strong winds and during summer different boats find refuge in that bay. The place is populated with 960 inhabitants. Jezera is second largest place in municipality of Tisno. Sibenik is 30 km away from Tisno and Zadar 80 km. You can arrive from Split airport to Jezera with car rental. The town got its name because land doesn’t absorb water therefor creates lots of puddles and pools on land. Jezera offers accommodation in hotels, or private apartments, rooms and houses.
Jezera (island Murter) - Attractions
In Jezera you can take relaxing walk on their beautiful promenade. Or take Jezera’s group or private car excursions to see Krka waterfalls, the spring of the “Cetina River” or nature park “Lake Vransko”. You can take Jezera group or private boat excursions to see National park Kornati, known for the peculiar shapes of reefs and crags.
Jezera (island Murter) - Location and Climate
Summers are hot and winters are mild. During whole year you can feel the influence of mediterranean climate.
Jezera (island Murter) - Useful tips
You can take Jezera boat rentals and explore nearby islands and bays. There are lots of beautiful beaches with pebbles and sand where you can spend your time. With Jezera private car transfers you can go to Zadar, Sibenik or Split and explore the rest of the coast.
Jezera (island Murter) - History
First written records about this town date from 1298, but this place is much older. In 1938 evidences where find that show that there are graves of Ilirc tribe called “Liburna”. Jezera was one of the first villages that started to build houses near sea around 18th century because people didn’t to that before. They were afraid of pirates who would arrive from south of Italy.
Jezera (island Murter) - Interesting Facts
Jezera won lots of recognitions, rewards from tourist community and European associations. One of those prizes was in 2011 for having the most beautiful promenade in Croatia.