On the southern side of the island of Lošinj in the beautiful Kvarner, lies the fairytale Mali Lošinj. Beautiful, untouched nature, clean, clear sea, magical sunsets are just some of the beauties of the island. It is the largest settlement on the island with a pleasant Mediterranean climate, healing fresh air and natural beauty.
The place boasts developed tourism, beautiful beaches, campsites, developed sports tourism and healthy and quality Mediterranean food based on fresh fish from one of the cleanest seas in the world. For visitors interested in history and archeological sites, Mali Lošinj offers must-see sites such as the ruins of St. Peter’s Abbey in Osor, the Bishop’s Palace, the Town Hall and the baroque church. You should definitely visit the Lošinj Museum and the church of St. Martin from 1450, built for the cemetery. Osor music evenings and other events are offered to those who want to have fun.
Mali Lošinj is also the world center of sport underwater fishing. The worldwide sensation was the discovery of a 2,000-year-old statue of the Greek athlete Apoxyomenes, which can be viewed in the Kvarner Palace. Evening walks on the beautiful Čikat promenade with the sound of crickets give Lošinj a special experience, as well as swimming on the sandy beach of the same name. The nursery of island medicinal plants reveals all the wonderful smells of the place and all the splendor of the incredible nature.
The city lies on the coast of a recessed bay, which gives it a special romantic touch of shelter and secrecy. Numerous sailors and boaters also find their safe base here for enjoyment. Many visitors go on trips to the nearby islands of Krk and Cres from the port in this place. In Mali Lošinj, there are numerous sandy and cycling paths, and a break from recreation can be found in taverns that offer home-grown food and cafes where you can taste local liqueurs. Sea lovers are also waiting for a diving school that offers a view of the incredible underwater world of the Adriatic Sea.
Guests are always happy to return to Mali Lošinj because this place offers peace, but also an active vacation. Nature, the sea, medicinal plants, food and history guarantee a wonderful vacation.