Located between Croatian coast and the country’s northern regions, beautiful Lika region attracts visitors with its gorgeous outdoors and unique local traditions. It is a perfect gateway to highlander life and enjoyments in the open air. This is especially true during winter months, as they never pass without thick layer of snow on Lika’s slopes. Somewhat overseen in Croatia’s tourist promotion, this region might be your best European pick for colder season family retreat. We bring you three great localities that are ready to provide you with hospitality in this part of Croatia.
Linden Tree Retreat & Ranch
This ranch on Velebit Mountain comes with both luxury and intimacy, surrounded with natural landscapes that are under protection of UNESCO. Classy apartments, in addition to fireplace and heated Jacuzzi hot tubs are merely some of the reasons why you should pack your bags for this place in Croatia.
The birthplace of Nikola Tesla is just one cycling hour away, as are Zadar, Adriatic Coast and Plitvice Lakes. Discover more about what lies below linden tree.
Ethno-Houses Plitvice Selo
In the vicinity of grandiose Veliki Slap waterfall and Kozjak Lake, these ethno-homes tender the old ways of Lika construction, combining top quality wood and stonework. All assets of their interior are hand-made with skill, providing the tenants with impressive space that is a joy to dwell in. The resort offers no less than 50 rooms and apartments, together with prime dining options and wine chart.
The youngest visitors will surely find plenty of fun in the small ZOO, Adrenaline Park and chance to ride a pony. Adults can play sports , rent a bike or choose some other form of entertainment. Click here to learn more.
Bear’s Log Cottage
Escape the crowds and stress of modern life. Reserve your stay in the bear hideout like no other. Entirely constructed from top-quality Slavonian oak, this cozy house is close to Plitvice Lakes National Park, resembling a home from fable stories.
Air conditioned to suit every season, Bear’s Log features a heated outdoor pool, large garden, grilling area and sunbathing terrace. Visitors who can’t stay still on their vacation are free to visit unique points of interests that are close-by, including Baraceve Spilje caverns, old fort of Dreznik Grad and picturesque settlement of Rastoke, known for its large number of mills. Visit Bear’s Log site for more information.
Many more loveable surprises wait for you in beautiful Lika Region. Consider visiting this part of Croatia, even during hot summer months.
Featured Photo: Linden Tree Retreat & Ranch