Mljet Travel Guide

Mljet is the first larger island one come upon while sailing the Croatian Adriatic from the direction from south to north. It is Croatia's greenest island with its Mediterranean vegetation, clear and clean sea, gentle sandy shoreline and a wealth of underwater sea life. The island is conisdered to be one of the most beautiful of the Croatian islands too.

Mljet LocationMljet is well known for its white and red wine, olives and goat's cheese. It is indeed s unspoilt island covered by a dense Mediterranean forest. The sea around here is rich in fish and marine life. Mljet is also well known for it's two salted lakes - Veliko and Malo Jezero that are located at the north end of the island. On small island in the middle of Veliko Jezero lake, there is old Benedictine monastery. Beside beach Saplunara (on the south of the island) , Veliko and Malo Jezero are favorite swimming spots for locals and visitors alike. North- west part of the island of Mljet is also one of Croatian National Parks, and is therefore, one of the favorite destinations for travellers.

The island has a regular ferry connections with Dubrovnik as well as car ferry connection with Peljesac Peninsula at the Croatian mainland. See Mljet island ferry map. Local excursions can be done from Korcula too. Read more about Mljet at Croatian Tourist Board

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Flying over Mljet Island Flying over Mljet Island

Last summer (June) I was flying to Dubrovnik airport and for few minutes we were passing over Mljet when I took these three photos from my air-plane seat. The day was very clear and bright and my air plane windows were not to scratched so photos are pretty good. This part …

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Mljet poster: Natural Stress Relief Mljet poster: Natural Stress Relief

Lovely poster published by Mljet tourist board and info centre, featuring tranquil morning photo of Large and Small Lake in Mljet National Park.

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Brochure of Mljet National Park (1980s) Brochure of Mljet National Park (1980s)

Brochure of Mljet National Park  (in Italian language) from 1980s

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