Vir breaks tourist records in corona period
There are 515,000 visitors in Croatia, of which 78,000 are locals. From Zadar to the south of the country there are no top destinations, according to the choice of tourists. Apart from Vir and Novalja, visitors are satisfied with Rovinj, Medulin, Mali Lošinj, Poreč, Crikvenica, Umag and the city of Krk.
The island of Vir is the only elite tourist destination in Croatia that had more than 214,000 overnight stays in the first 12 days of July, and thus the best tourist numbers in Croatia and is the most successful tourist destination in Croatia. Thus, Vir repeated the results from the first half of June when it led the most successful destination in the new tourist circumstances due to Covid19. Vir has been promoted as a family destination of private accommodation and the most desirable holiday destination.
The July “empty space” means nothing to them. Vir is a record holder in the number of visitors in Croatia, more than 30,000 of them.
Germans, Hungarians and Slovenians are in the lead, and there are also Croats. Although the beaches are full of people, everyone is adhering to epidemiological measures. The order on the beach is also checked by the police. The island of Vir does not record a single case of infection by Covid19.
Now, the set goals for 2020 seem realistic and achievable, although it did not seem so at the beginning, and they are: to be better than at the end of the tourist year and in terms of full tourist affirmation - to reach more than 1,000,000 overnight stays in July, thus exceeding Rovinj and being No 1 in Croatia.
In addition to good advertising and recommendations for Vir on Trip Advisor, which offers accommodation and ideas what to explore on the island of Vir, through our webcams you can experience Vir's summer atmosphere. And if you want a real summer mooving on the corona free island of Vir then Vir is the right destination for You.