At Sveti Filip i Jakov, one will have found a resort on the Adriatic coast near Biograd, that "blossoms" in the truest sense of the word which has to do with the fact that the city is known as an oasis of flowers. The inhabitants of Sveti Filip i Jakov celebrate the Flower Festival every year in April. At this time, exhibitors as well as elementary school students and other flower lovers present their interesting plants or transform the waterfront promenade into a pure sea of flowers.

Not only the Flower Festival engulfs Sveti Filip i Jakov in a charming atmosphere. Well worth a visit in any event are the former summer residences and the pleasure gardens of the noble Borelli Family from Zadar, who promoted tourism in Sveti Filip i Jakov. The Borelli Park, an important and interesting monument for the former nobility, lies in the center of the town. Also worth a visit are the remains of the Benedictine Monastery, keeping in mind that Sveti Filip i Jakov first developed its port in order to keep the only building in the area, the monastery, well supplied.

The lively atmosphere of the place and the hospitality of the people can be felt during the evenings when you stop off in one of the taverns and restaurants to taste the local specialties here. On the waterfront promenade, you will find a varied selection of gastronomic offers which include not only Dalmatian, but also international specialties. Visitors can relax during the day at the beaches, which are considered particularly clean in Sveti Filip i Jakov.


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North Dalmatia, Riviera Biograd n.M., Sveti Filip i Jakov

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Beach Iza Banja

North Dalmatia, Riviera Biograd n.M., Sveti Filip i Jakov

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