Luka, Croatia - holiday information

Luka, Dugi otok, Croatia – visitor information

Luka is a village in the central part of the island. The nearest town is Zman (southeast) and Savar (north-west). The village has about 110 inhabitants. The harbour is dominated by a promenade that dates back to the 14th century. The bay Zlatna Vala, next to the settlement, which apart from the crystal clear waters and gentle nature, provides a safe harbour for all yachtsmen and sailors complements this summer resort. Above the settlement spans the islands highest hill, 338 m high "Vela Straza" , while in the nearby bay "Boka" you can find mud that has a completely natural relaxing effect. The coves and beaches in the vicinity are suitable for children, and unspoiled nature and clear sea make the port an attractive destination for a family vacation. Because of fishing Luka has magnificent traditional cuisine based on fresh fish and other delicacies which you can find in the local pubs and restaurants. Tourism is also developed and offers accommodation in private rooms and apartments. The traditional feast is held 2nd to 3rd August each year, and offers a wealth of seafood with famous Dalmatian wines and music of famous Croatian pop artists.

Luka – basic information

Luka – population: 99, Luka - day/ saint: saint : Sv. Stjepan, 02.-03.08.

Distance from bigger centres

Luka - Makarska. 249km, Luka- Split: 201km, Luka - Pula: 433km, Luka - Rijeka: 204km, Luka - Zadar: 44km, Luka - Šibenik: 137km, Luka - Dubrovnik: 428km, Luka - Zagreb: 329km

Possibility of accomodation

private accomodation, apartments, rooms, pensions


pebble, stone, concreted

Facilities and authorities

self-service shops

Sport's and recreative offer

water sports, walking, jogging tracks, waterslide, routes for cyclists

Additional offer

croatian national park nearby, croatian natural reservation nearby, promenade along the sea, nautic tourist port in the place

Luka – why choose this destination

clean sea, long promenades along the sea, pine wood by the beach, beaches in the place, peace and silence in the place with no big crowd, tipical croatian fishermen place, interesting diving sites, interesting wind surfing sites, possibility for departures on interesting trips, possibility for sailing around islands

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