Ugljan TO URIST G U I D E U gljan is the largest village on the island, placed between 9 hamlets (Čeprljanda, Lučino Selo, Batalaža, Sušica, Gornje Selo, Muline, Guduće, Fortoština, Varoš) and many picturesque coves, with the coves of Ćinta, Mostir and Južna Luka as the most beautiful. The economy is based on agriculture, wine growing, olive and fruit plantations, fishing and tourism. Monuments from the Early Roman period, Villa rustica, late antique mausoleum, remains of the old Christian basilica and monumental oil mill from the 2nd century AD in the cove of Muline testify to the early human presence in this area and make this village most popular for visitors. Ugljan has been connected to the sea, seamanship, agriculture and fishing for many generations, and 2000 years of tradition in olive growing left hundreds of thousands of olive trees that give olive oil of extraordinary quality and aroma. Tradition is deeply rooted in the lives of people of Ugljan and includes certain ecclesiastical festivities such as the procession on the Assumption Day on August 15th. Today, the traditional way of life is interwoven with the contemporary living in the way that traditional vocations, wine and olive growing as well as fishing function as tourist attractions. The village of Ugljan is the unique combination of luxurious Mediterranean nature, rich and stratified cultural heritage and lively and fashionable tourist life. Čeprljanda Gornje selo Lučino selo Muline Batalaža Sušica Guduće Fortoština - Varoš Accommodation 01. Marijo Camp 02. Alavanja Vladimir 03. Alavanja Nadija 04. Alavanja Ivan 05. Bakota Ivan 06. Bakotić Ljubomir 07. Bakotić Marinko 08. Bakotić Oskar 09. Bakotić Željko 10. Barešić Zdravko 11. Đenđo Enisa 12. Glavan Mirjana 13. Grgin Goran 14. Jovanović Radovan 15. Karlović Branko 16. Karlović Danko 17. Karlović Ernest 18. Petroci Bara 19. Karlović Valter 20. Karlović Vladimir 21. Laća Branko 22. Mahadić Darko 23. Mahadić Ivica 24. Mahadić Krešimir 25. Mišćević Marija 26. Stipanić Marija 27. Stipanić Marija (Zvonko) 28. Svorcina Boris 29. Svorcina Ljubo 30. Svorcina Srečko 31. Šarin Ante 32. Villa Maria Food, Drinks, Shop 01. Pizzeria Cima Sightseeing 01. Remains of Olive Mill A - ČEPRLJANDA Accommodation 01. Hotel Ugljan 02. Apartmani Galius 03. Štoko apartmani 04. Mostir Camp 05. Stipanić Camp 06. Belić Dragica 07. Bijader Nada 08. Biloglav Smiljana 09. Buble Nensi 10. Crnošija Damir 11. Debeljak Stjepan 12. Grgona Denis 13. Ivanac Boris 14. Ivanac Božidar 15. Jutriša Đurđa 16. Karlović Anđelka 17. Kliman Božica 18. Kombura Branko 19. Kombura Goran 20. Kombura Senko 21. Kovačić Velimir 22. Kus Katica 23. Novak Zdravko 24. Odak Boženka 25. Smolčić Vladimir 26. Stipanić Hrabrov Ilenka 27. Stipanić Ivo 28. Šarić Branko 29. Panea apartmani 30. Panea apartmani 31. Brodarec Ivica 32. Horvat Vjekoslava 33. Čotić Ljubica 34. Dasović Marko B - LUČINO SELO Food, Drinks, Shop 01. Kaleta Restaurant 02. Trapula Bistro 03. Apollo Restaurant 04. Jazina Pizzeria 05. Azur Pizzeria 06. Sonik shop 07. Konzum shop 08. Bure shop 09. Ritam Caffe Bar 10. Mareta Pizzeria 11. Souvenir Shop Meri 12. Green & Fish Market Other Services 01. Ugljan Tourist Board 02. Travel Agency & Rentals 03. Ambulance 04. Post Office 05. Diving Center 06. ATM Erste Bank Sightseeing 01. Monastery and Church of Saint Jerome 02. Church of the Assumption of the blessed Virgin Marry 03. “Kamenice” - stone containers fortstorage of olive oil Accommodation 01. Villa Stari Dvor 02. Baraba Marija 03. Baraba Vojko 04. Beader Marija 05. Bitunjac Hedi 06. Car Slavko 07. Car Marijan 08. Car Slaven 09. Hranjec Josip 10. Kolonić Katarina 11. Korica Petar 12. Kosović Slavica 13. Matjačić Dragica 14. Midžić Zahida 15. Mamić Stjepan 16. Perinović Mira 17. Radišić Dobroslav 18. Stanić Slavko 19. Šabić Matea 20. Šarović Davor 21. Šarović Edi 22. Šarović Ivan 23. Šarović Stanko 24. Židov Draga 25. Žodan Ivan 26. Camp Batalaža 27. Jelić Gordana 28. Ivanac Edita 29. Kuntarić Jadranka Food, Drinks, Shop 01.Stari Dvor Restaurant Other Services 01. B&S Car Service 02. Šarović Car Service C - BATALAŽA Accommodation 01. Camp Mekelenić 02. Camp Tomas 03. Camp Porat 04. Fatović Mira 05. Ferina Danica 06. Hruban Višnja 07. Kucelin Agata 08. Mazija Mirjana 09. Rebac Igor 10. Rebac Rajna 11. Tomas Berislav 12. Tomas Mirko 13. Štrmelj Zdenka 14. Kucelin Edi D - SUŠICA Church of the Assumption of Ancient Christian basilica the Blessed Virgin Mary Placed on a little hill in the centre of the village with the bell tower creating the recognizable image of Ugljan, it is first mentioned in historical documents in 1401. The altar is decorated by the baroque painting „The assumption“ from the 18th century. Built in the 5th century as a three nave basilica with semi-circular apsea, with later added cells (rooms) and a pentagonal apse, added by the end of the 5thcentury. A great layer of water-proof mortar shows that it was used to serve as a baptistery. Historical data show it was a church until the middle of the 18th century when it was consecrated to St John, and the whole locality today carries the name Stivon. Viewpoint Stražica Church of All Saints The hill Stražica is located at the extreme tip of the place of Ugljan with the hight of 67 meters. Considering the fact that the surrounding area is low land, this view point offers a breathtaking view of the island and the archipelago. It is incorporated into the bike and walking paths of (island) Ugljan. The church in a Romanesque style, built in the 12th or in the 13th century, is placed in the hamlet of Gornje Selo, at the foot of the hill and view point Stražica. ee must s Church of St Hippolytus Villa Rustica It is placed in the hamlet of Varoš in the centre of Ugljan. It was builtin the 11th or 13th century and it has been lately remodeled in Gothic style. It was first mentioned in documents in 1374. The interior is decorated with late Baroque altar. The oldest findings from the Roman period on the island, (1st-2nd century AD), placed in the hamlet of Muline. The complex contains the remains of the Roman olive mill, where the Roman olive mill, where the famous Liburnian oil was produced and transported from the port of Muline all over the world. Church of St Cosmas and Damian The church was built in the 11th or 12th century in late preRomanesque period. According to the legend it was built as a votive church by merchant Torricella, who survived a shipwreck and swam to the spot where the church stands now. It is the oldest preserved church in Ugljan, placed in a quiet cove that can be reached by a gravel road. Beršić Castle The castle was built by the Califfi family in the 17th century in the hamlet of Gornje Selo. The Beršić (Brčić) family acted as stewards of the castle, and it took on their name afterwards. More recently the castle has been restored and carries the name Krešimir Ćosić after the former Croatian basketball star. ee must s Accommodation 01. Antolković Katica Sightseeing 01. Beršić Castle 02. Church of All Saints 03. Stražica, viewpoint E - GORNJE SELO Accommodation 01. Pansion Stivon 02. Bralić Feny 03. Celent Valentin 04. Čuka Anka 05. Diklan Marija 06. Fižuleto Branko 07. Jambrović Magda 08. Horvat Ladislav 09. Ljoka Radojka 10. Mrva Oriana 11. Mrva Zlatko 12. Šteko Mirela 13. Štohera Milan 14. Štohera Milko 15. Štohera Omer 16. Vidaković Branko 17. Vidaković Miodrag 18. Vidaković Mirko 19. Vidaković Rajka 20. Vidaković Svetko 21. Vimer Milivoj 22. Virić Nevenka 23. Višić Đino 24. Višić Ivica 25. Višić Viktor 26. Višić Mirošević Olga Food, Drinks, Shop 01. Stivon Restaurant 02. Muline Pizzeria 03. Sonik Shop 04. Kažot - Fast Food 05. Konoba Dido Šime Other Services 01. Muline Port Sightseeing 01. Saint John Basilica 02. Villa Rustica 03. Donkey Kate 04. Ugljan Etno House F - MULINE Accommodation 01. Pavlešina Camp 02. Babin Zoran 03. Bačić Ivan 04. Funčić Vladimir 05. Marfat Branko 06. Marfat Slavko 07. Pucar Jadranka 08. Radić Nevenka 09. Smirčić Slavica G - GUDUĆE Accommodation 01. Ivković Branko Other Services 01. Tennis Court Sightseeing 01. Church of Saints Hippolytus H -FORTOŠTINA - VAROŠ Olive Island In the past, Ugljan was the most important economic center of the whole Zadar region. In Muline, there are still very well visible remains of an ancient oil mill from the 2nd century AD, from where the famous Liburnian olive oil was exported all over the world. The value of this site was recognized by wealthy Romans, who built number of countryside villas (villae rusticae), as well as the many nobles who built their castles in the Middle Ages. UGLJAN TOURIST B O A R D Turistička zajednica mjesta Ugljan Šimuna Kožičića Benje 17 23275 Ugljan Tel./Fax: ++385 23 288-011 [email protected], [email protected] www.ugljan.hr WWW DIRECTORY www.ugljan.hr (Ugljan Tourist Board) www.opcina.preko.hr (Municipal website) www.navadriatic.com (Travel agency, exchange, rentals) www.divingugljan.com (Diving centre) www.tkvaros.hr (Tennis Club) www.jadrolinija.hr (Ferry information) www.liburnija-zadar.hr (Bus information) St Jerome monastery This beautiful building is located in the center of Ugljan on the sandy beach Mostir. The monastery was built in 1430 with the gothic church of St Jerome, consecrated in 1447. In the monastery cloister there is the gravestone of bishop Šimun Kožičić Benja (14601536), the founder of Glagolitic printing house in Rijeka. The monastery used to hold the valuable piece of art known as the Ugljan Polyptych, work of painter Ivan Petrov of Milan, created around the year 1430 and named after the place of discovery. Today this piece is held in St Francis monastery in Zadar.