Fortress of St Nicholas – 11 km from Sibenik

St Nicholas Fortress is located in 11 km from Sibenik city.

That is the second most important attraction of the Sibenik, ranked as a UNESCO monument since 2017.

Fortress of St Nicholas Sibenik

The fortress is built on the Ljuljevac island in the middle of 16th century, in the Saint Ante channel. Even though it’s original purpose was to defend the entrance to the channel from Turks, the fortress has never participated in any battles.

Fortress of St Nicholas Sibenik

How to get to the St Nicholas Fortress?

One of the best ways to get to the St Nicholas Fortress is by the boat.

Address of the boat departure to the fortress is:

Obala Dr Franje Tuđmana 4, Šibenik

Latitude: 43.733005
Longitude: 15.890839

The cost of the boat tour with a visit to the fortress is:

  • for adult – 130 kn (about 17,3 euro)
  • for child 12-18 years – 117 kn (about 15,6 euro)
  • child 7-12 years – 100 kn (about 13,3 euro)
  • child younger than 7 years old – free entrance

Fortress of St Nicholas Sibenik

The price of the tour includes travelling with the boat, observation of the attractions of the St Ante channel (that part takes about 2 hours) and one entrance to the St Nicholas Fortress.

Fortress of St Nicholas on map of Croatia

Web of St Ante channel and Fortress of St Nicholas