Cultural tourism Island Dugi otok
Cultural tourism is defined as travel persons outside the residence with a view to the search for new experiences and experiences that meet their cultural needs. Cultural tourism also includes visits to cultural and historical sites in the distant and recent history of the tourist destinations, museums and galleries, churches, musical and theatrical events and performances, music and, more recently and visits to concerts of pop culture. That is considered to be cultural tourism motivated learning about cultural heritage, art and culture of life and work in the nation visited tourist area. Characteristics of demand for this type of culture is characterized by the fact that it is a broad spectrum of tourists covering different age groups and education, but with an indication that interest in culture increases with age. Cultural tourism is a younger branch of tourism that emerges from the needs of all educated tourists and their needs work on myself, learning and entertainment needs through introducing the history and tradition, and is motivated by the creative cultural activities related to the activities that have been preserved from the past such as learning traditional skills through cultural tourism product with religion, gastronomy and tourism literature or contemporary art production.
With an area of 114,44km2, Dugi Otok is the largest island of a cluster near Zadar. Rocky fields, such as Velo Jezero, Arnjevo field, Stivanje field, Sridnje field, and Glavocevo field..., are located within its mountain ranges. Dugi Otok's only source of water is found in underground springs and rivers. It's western coastline is high and steep and slopes down along a string of inlets some of which stand out with their remarkable beauty such as Soliscica (Soline), Pantera (Veli Rat) and Telascica (near Sali) as well as a number of islets: Golac, Brscak, Magarcic, Luski, Lagnici, Utra, Katina and others. On the north-western part of the island there is the sandy beach of Saharun. Towns and villages are mainly found either alongside fields or by the sea, on the north-eastern side of the island. The largest towns on Dugi Otok are Sali followed by Zaglav, Zman, Luka, Savar, Brbinj, Dragove, Bozava, Soline, Veli Rat, Polje, and Verunic.
Sali, the island's largest town, is located at the most southern point of Dugi Otok. Like on many islands, the first villages...