Bicycle ride "Od Branimira do Branimira"

Location Nin
Date 15-04-2023

The traditional and most masive local bicycle tour in Croatia From Branimir to Branimir will be held on the April 15th . This bike tour is 35 kilometers long symbolizing the link between the Branimir coast in Zadar and Nin.

Anyone interested can apply online until April 14 on the websites of the Zadar County (, Calimero Sport (, the Zadar Cycling Club ( and the Institute for public health ( Please note that this is an event for which there is NO registration fee.

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Open Days of the Salt Pans

Location Nin
Date 09-06-2023 - 21-09-2023

This is not just a museum about the story of salt. It is a museum about the story of salt throughout the history, wars, celebrations, love, joy and work. See for yourself what makes this salt so special and why it has been an integral part of this region for generations. Come to the Nin Saltworks Open Door Days and be part of this sweet, or better yet, salty story.

The salt pans will be open on following days:

  • 09.06.2023.
  • 23.06.2023.
  • 06.07.2023.
  • 20.07.2023.
  • 17.08.2023.
  • 31.08.2023.
  • 14.09.2023.
  • 21.09.2023. 
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Sun & Light festival

Location Nin
Date 21-06-2023

Nin’s Sun & Light festival is one-day specticle on 21st of June!

There will be art exhibitions, scientific and professional lectures, creative workshops for children along with sun, moon and star observation with the help of telescopes. The perfect family outing during your time in our Zadar Region!

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World Camping Festival

Location Zaton
Date 23-06-2023 - 01-07-2023

The World Camping Festival will take place from June 23 to July 1, 2023 and will include the celebration of the World Camping Day for the very first time. 

It is expected that the festival will attract numerous camping enthusiasts from Europe and the world with the aim of further popularizing camping as one of the most sustainable and resilient forms of tourism.
In addition to the rich and attractive event programme that will be organized by the hosts, participants will have the opportunity to get to know the beauties of Zadar region thanks to excursions that are an integral part of this festival which celebrates coexistence with nature and promotes friendship and understanding among people and different cultures.

Šokol Festival

Location Nin
Date 16-07-2023

Šokol is a dry meat product made of quality pork meat, Nin’s salt, spices and the influence of bura. 

But, every family and every great master has its own little secret ingredient which makes their šokol stand out. The best way to find your favorite is to visit the Nin’s Šokol Festival held since 2003.

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Salt festival

Location Nin
Date 03-08-2023

Everyone knows what salt tastes like, but very few know the exact process of producing it. 

However, the Salt Festival will change that. This summer event offers creative workshops, salt picking by hand and tours with professional guides that will introduce this long tradition to all generations. Spice up your holiday in a different way!  

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Romantic Week in Nin

Location Nin
Date 07-08-2023 - 13-08-2023

Did you know that Nin was voted the most romantic destination in Europe in 2016? 

To celebrate love, Nin is hosting a Romantic Week where a handful of surprises awaits visitors: a romantic arc of love on a romantic bridge, a place for kisses, a wall of memories, a romantic dance floor, the opportunity to take a photo with historical characters in costume… all under the starry eyed sky and ending with a fireworks show over the historic town!

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Sand Festival

Location Nin
Date 22-08-2023

If you like sand, you are sure to love Nin. 

Its 8 kilometer long sandy beaches are known for their quality sand and clean sea. Therefore, it is no surprise that the Sand Festival takes place there giving artists, residents, tourists and children an opportunity to show their sculpting talent in the making of sand creations. And when you exhaust your art ideas, get refreshed in the sea (and sand)!

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European Bird Watching Day

Location Nin
Date 02-10-2023

Join us for ‘The European Day of Counting Birds’ which takes place on salt fields and the site of a healing mud along the Queen's Beach, where volunteer environmentalists will teach you about keeping the habitat and observing the bird's world. 

You’ll learn about the life of over 200 bird species that have chosen the Nin Lagoon for their home. This area is included in the ecological network of NATURA 2000 habitats, composed of areas important for the conservation of endangered species and habitats that are abundantly abundant.

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