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The small town of Zaton is situated in Zaton Bay on the coast of Croatia. Some of the reasons why this town is known and loved is that it features an architecture that is typically Dalmation, the nature here is not spoiled, there is both historical and cultural heritage present, streets are busy and the amazing Mediterranean climate is also a factor.
The history and culture of the area go back 4,000 years, into Bronze age and in Roman age Zaton belonged to Aenona as a port.
Tourists can stay either in private apartments or choose camping, which is the most popular type of accommodation in Zaton. The most popular camp sites are located in the pin forest surrounding the town. If you like nature then you should come here for your holidays as the nature here is amazing – vegetation is rich, parks are well taken care of, natural woods are all around the town, gardens are well designed to look like little oases full of great beauty.
The trees in the woods keep the temperature ideal, produce oxygen for us to breathe and work like an all natural air-conditioning device. It is a known fact that scents, essential oils and colors of the Mediterranean plants here keep a human body healthy, help us relax and regain our energy. Travelling to Zaton during a hot summer is really a blessing.
There are a lot of archaeological and historical sights here, including:
- The church of St Nicholas that was built in the 11th century.
- Liburnian boats' remains dating back to the first century BC.
- Liburnian graves, tombs and stone pits.
Zaton is great for a vacation with your family, but there is plenty to do here for those who love recreational activities or just to have fun.