Attractions

Top Choice Museum in Veli Lošinj

Lošinj Marine Education Centre

A companion piece to Blue World's practical conservation work, this enlightening attraction aims to educate locals and visitors about the marine environment and the threats it's facing. Inside this swanky modern cen…
Top Choice Beach in Veli Lošinj

Krivica Beach

If you only want to hit one beach, drive 5km to the turn-off for Krivica. It’s a 30-minute descent from the parking area to this idyllic, sheltered bay, which is ringed by pine trees. The water is emerald tinged and…
Island in Lošinj Island

Susak

Tiny, car-free Susak i s a popular day trip from Mali Lošinj. A thick layer of fine sand blankets the underlying limestone, creating excellent beaches. The island’s unusual culture makes it particularly interesting.…
Museum in Mali Lošinj

Fritzy Palace

The largest branch of the three-headed Lošinj Museum (the others are in Osor and Veli Lošinj), this grand mansion houses a trio of distinct collections: a moderately interesting set of mainly 17th- and 18th-century …
Island in Lošinj Island

Unije

The largest of the islands close to Mali Lošinj, Unije has an undulating landscape that abounds with Mediterranean shrubs, pebble beaches and numerous coves and inlets. The island’s only settlement is a picturesque …
Wildlife Reserve in Mali Lošinj

Sea Turtle Rescue Centre

Small but extremely interesting, this centre is dedicated to rehabilitating injured sea turtles, most of which have been entangled in plastic or fishing nets. There aren't a lot of displays, but the staff on hand wi…
Island in Lošinj Island

Ilovik

Off the coast south of Veli Lošinj, Ilovik is a hilly island known for its profusion of flowers. Overgrown with oleanders, roses and eucalyptus trees, it’s popular with boaters and has some secluded swimming coves. …
Gardens in Mali Lošinj

Garden of Fine Scents

This fragrant paradise on the southern edge of town has more than 250 native plant varieties plus 100 exotic species, all framed with gromače (traditional stone fences). Natural fragrances, salts and liquors are sol…
Museum in Veli Lošinj

Tower Museum

This striking defence tower, in the maze of streets set back from the harbour, was built by the Venetians in 1455 to defend the town from pirates. It now contains a branch of the Lošinj Museum (the other being in Ma…
Church in Veli Lošinj

Church of St Anthony the Hermit

Built in baroque style in 1774 and funded by local seafarers, this pretty pink church is elaborately decked out with marble altars, a rich collection of Italian paintings (including on the ceiling), a pipe organ and…