The locality of Petrčane is situated in the proximity of Zadar, the biggest city in the region and the historical town of Nin.
Petrčane is known for its natural peninsulas and beaches which extend along the entire locality. A crystal-clear sea, the pleasant shade of the pinewood as well as the numerous coffee shops and restaurants make it a coulisse for all those in search of detaching from the hustle and bustle of cities and the stress of daily life. Thanks to its appropriate geographic position, the 900-year-old locality cherishes a long tradition of olive growing, wine growing and maritime affairs. At every step of the locality, one can taste homemade olive oil, brandy and local wines from the original Croatian grape varieties.