Holidays to Croatia, Kvarner Riviera

Porozina island Cres

Porozina island CresPorozina is the name of the village and the ferry port on the west side of the island of Cres. Porozina island Cres, administratively, the settlement belongs to the town of Cres.

Today there is an old Porozina, built on the hill above the harbor and the new Porozina, a cottage settlement built in the last 20 years.

The resort is located in a bay in the north of the island. The bay is well protected from all the winds. So this place is the only place that has ever been suitable for the ferry docking.

On the hill above the pier, there was an ancient lighthouse at the time, and because of that, the locality got its name.(Pharum insulae). Continue reading