Pirovac is an appealing coastal village in Dalmatia, Croatia, formerly called Zlosela. It is a medieval settlement with a rich history and, these days, an agricultural and touristic centre. Positioned between the sea and Lake Vrana, it is an area of natural beauty that attracts holidaymakers who like to rent a boat and explore the area by sail. It is situated in a beautiful bay with warm water and typical Mediterranean weather. The indented coastline provides plenty of opportunity for quiet anchorages and lovely coves.
Sailing in this area is outstanding with easy access to the Kornati islands and the Sibenik Archipelago; it is a very good base from which to rent a boat.
Pirovac is 22km away from Sibenik and the closest airport is Zadar airport, 50km away. Split International Airport is about 8569km away. The Croatian coastline and Croatian highway are close by and bus terminals and a railway station are located in Sibenik. Ferry lines from Italy come into Zadar and Split.
Besides the stunning scenery for sailing, the waters in this region do not pose any problems for navigation and are suitable for beginners. The prevailing winds are mostly friendly; the Bora can be gusty, especially around the Kornati islands. The marinas are excellent and offer all the services to make your stay pleasant, so planning your sailing holiday is easy.