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Top Choice Museum in Veli Lošinj

Lošinj Marine Education Centre

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

Bora Bar

Truffle heaven, this casual-chic restaurant, Veli Lošinj's best, has an Italian chef and a passion for the mysterious fungi. Feast on delicious homemade pasta with a generous shaving of truffle, and finish with pann…
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…
Seafood in Mali Lošinj

Restaurant Rosemary

This terrific, welcoming little place does fishy accents in all manner of guises, from pasta with truffles and fish to a perfectly executed tuna tartar. The homemade bread and pretty garden setting are other pluses.
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…
Croatian in Veli Lošinj

Ribarska Koliba

Just past the church, this old stone structure has a nice port-side terrace at the entrance to the harbour and serves up flavoursome meat dishes (try the suckling lamb or pig on a spit) as well as fresh seafood. Sea…
Croatian in Mali Lošinj

Konoba Cigale

With a large terrace overlooking the sea at Čikat, this laid-back eatery serves the usual selection of grilled meat, seafood, pasta and salads with panache. The homemade pasta with truffles is excellent, and if ther…