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The town of Nin, only at a 10 minute car ride distance from Zadar, is interesting for its rich and tumultuous past and also for its particular location. The heart of Nin, its historical center, is situated on an islet of 500 meters in diameter. It is situated in a unique lagoon on the eastern coast of the Adriatic sea, with 8,000 meters of long sandy beaches that have often ben proclaimed as the most beautiful beaches in Croatia (Queen’s Beach, Ždrijac, Prodorica, Zaton Holiday Resort with its blue flag and Bilotinjak). On the Ždrijac beach have the KiteSurfing School
The old fortified town is connected to the mainland by two stone bridges. (16th cent.) Its particularly convenient strategic location and fertile surroundings have long ago enabled it to become an urban center. The natural heritage, besides lovely sandy beaches and salt pans includes also the biggest medicinal mud site (peloid) in Croatia.