Island Vir

Island Of Vir has a population of approx. 1600 and is 30 km away from Zadar, which is the next larger city. The Island Of Vir municipalities are as follows: Vir, Bobovik, Lozice.

Vir, a village and small harbour on the island of Vir. Situated on an elevation, 300 m from the shallow sandy Sapavac cove. Chief occupations are farming, wine production, livestock breeding, fishing and tourism. Vir lies on the regional road. Ruins of a small pre-Romanesque church of St. Nicholas were excavated in the port, and the small Romanesque church of St. John (12th-13th c.) is on the graveyard. Remains of a wall with towers and a gate of the former Venetian 17th-century citadel (kasteli) were found along the coast.