Biograd is a city and municipality in northern Dalmatia, Croatia and is significant for being the former capital of the medieval Croatian Kingdom. Biograd is administratively part of the Zadar County.
It is located on the Adriatic Sea coast, overlooking the island of Pašman, on the road from Zadar and Sukošan towards Vodice and Šibenik. The historical cities of Zadar, Sibenik and Nin give an interesting glance at the Croatian cultural heritage.
The city of Biograd is a noted tourist resort with a long tradition. It is located on small peninsula surrounded by two little bays; Soline on south and Bošana on north. In front you can have the islands Planac and Sveta Katarina.
The special charm of this coastal town in the middle of Croatia is very much known among sailing crews. Beside the first-class marina Kornati, there are great places to visit and good restaurants in the old town centre.
Biograd on the sea is today a well-known tourist and nautical center in the very center of the Adriatic coast. It lies on a peninsula surrounded by modern marinas looking onto the unforgettable sea strait of the Pasman canal and the islands scattered in it.
Thanks to its special position in the center of the Adriatic and to its numerous boats ties in the newly equipped marinas Kornati and Sangulin, Biograd has become a meeting place for navigators from all over the world.
There is a small hotel port which is available to navigators and they can book hotel and tie their boast.
Swimming in a crystal clear and clean sea is possible only one hundred and odd meters from the center of the city. For those who prefer to be alone, you are advised to go to the wooded islands in the Pasman canal.
There are beaches in Biograd for every wish and age. For the guests, the citizens of Biograd have built a modern tennis center and other sports leisure such as aquagan, water skiing, surfing, boat peddling, rent-a-boat, volleyball on sand, scuba diving, handball, basketball, boulles, mini golf, mini soccer and others.
If you wish to rent a boat from Biograd, you can have a selection of yachts at your disposal which can be rented from the Kornati marina and Sangulin marina.