- Krka National Park
Krka is one of the
Croatian national parks, named after the river Krka that it encloses. It is located in central Dalmatia, in Šibenik-Knin county, just a few kilometers northeast of the city of Šibenik.
Krka was proclaimed a national park in
1985and is the seventh national park in Croatia. It is famous for its numerous lakes and waterfalls.
Inside the park is the island of Visovac, home to the
Roman Catholic Visovac Monasteryfounded by the Franciscansin 1445. The park also includes the Serb Orthodox Monastery Krkafounded in 1345.
* [http://www.npkrka.hr/ Krka national park]
* [http://www.pictures-croatia.com/krka/ Pictures Krka national park]
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