One of the most important tourist towns, Vodice, the leading tourist center at the Šibenik Riviera, is ranked on the list of ten most desirable Croatian cities that are recommended to every tourist and are a true example of a modern and urban tourist center.The town of Vodice is surrounded by the sea, the islands and the river, and very close to 2 national parks - Krka and Kornati.Cheerful and load during the hot day and still magical in the sunset, Vodice in the summer months live both, day and night.
This beautiful stone city was inhabited in ancient times and known as Araus. As Vodice owes its name to the wells that do not dry up, even at the hottest summer days, people from Vodice traded water with the islands until the 19th century, and the memories of that are the two wells that still stands at the town square are a special attraction for tourists who are throwing the coin in the well and wish for luck. In addition to the parish church of Sv. Križ in the center of Vodice, you must visit the Ćorić tower built from stone from the island of Brač that was built in the 17th century. For lovers of nature and ecology there is also a museum of maritime traditions and the aquarium itself. You can look at various ship models and visit the aquarium with many species of fish.
ACI marina with 273 berths in the sea and 50 places for boating on the mainland is located in the northeastern part of the port of Vodice (Vrulje bay). It is protected with two seawalls and is open during the whole year, excellent traffic-related.
One of the main attractions in August is the famous "Vodice party“. The traffic closes and the madness in the city starts with the sounds of the local klapa. As many other seaside towns, Vodice offers a rich gastronomic offer of fish and seafood. The abundance of quality restaurants will surely satisfy your palate. The beaches where you can spend the whole day are filled with various entertainment events and activities. You will certainly not be bored, as just walking around the long beaches which are stretching along the whole coastline around Vodice and refreshing in the sea or in some of the many cafes, it takes you several hours. In the evenings, you can enjoy a walk along the seafront or in the crazy party in famous nightclubs.