MARINA Marina Vitrenjak (Uskok)
Marina Vitrenjak, or sometimes referred to as Marina Uskok, is located in Zadar, the oldest town in Croatia, which lies in the central part of the Adriatic Coast of Croatia, in North Dalmatia. Zadar is approximately 160 km north of Split and 290 km south of Rijeka, and together with Dubrovnik constitutes Croatia’s four major harbours. It is also one of the most popular tourist destinations in Croatia. Situated half a mile north of the Zadar harbour, and 400 m S of Marina Borik, Marina Vitrenjak provides an excellent shelter from all winds. It is located approximately 3 km, or 15-minute walk, from the town centre. The marina is run by Uskok sailing club. Many local professional sailors gather and moor their boats here. Visiting yachts are welcome if there is available space. The marina is open all year round. The busiest time of the season is in July and August when the marina is often fully booked.
- Number of berths 505
- Dry berths 50
- Maximum length overall/LOA 20 metres
- Max. draft 3.5 metres
- Depth 1.5 - 4 metres
- Berthing assistance Yes
- Type of berthing Mooring line
- Water Yes
- Electricity Yes
- Reception desk
- Toilet and shower facilities
- Car park
- Garbage and recyling bins
- 2.5 and 5 t crane
- Yacht club
- Sailing school
There is a supermarket, nautical equipment shop, bus stop, cash machine, bank, private accommodation, youth hostel, hotel, tennis courts, restaurants, beaches and beach bars nearby. Nearest gas station is in Zadar harbour, at the entrance to Marina Zadar, 3 km from the marina.
You can reach the town centre by bus, which is a 5-minute drive away from the marina, or you can walk approximately 15 minutes. The nearest ambulance, pharmacy and hospital are in the town centre.
Zadar is connected to major European cities by seasonal flights via Zadar Airport, which is located in Zemunik Donji, 8 km from the town centre.
The city of Zadar overlooks the island of Ugljan and Pašman to the west, from which it is separated by the narrow Zadar Strait. Be careful when sailing the Zadar Strait as sea currents and jugo can be strong there.