Plitvička Jezera - information about the city

Plitvička Jezera ( [plîtv̞itʃkaː jɛzɛ̌ra] or just Plitvice [plîtv̞itsɛ]; Plitvice Lakes, in English ) is a municipality ( općina ) in central Croatia, in the eastern part of the Lika-Senj county, that lies in and near the eponymous Plitvice Lakes National Park, bisected by the D1 main road ( Zagreb – Split ). Its total area is 539.08 km². The main town and seat of the municipality is Korenica. Other smaller towns and villages are Bjelopolje, Jezerce, Gornji Vaganac, Ličko Petrovo Selo, Plitvice and Smoljanac.

Plitvička Jezera - tourist attractions

markerA Plitvice Lakes National Park Plitvice Lakes National Park (Croatian: Nacionalni park Plitvička jezera, colloquial Plitvice) is the oldest national park in Southeast Europe and the largest national park in Croatia. The national park was founded in 1949 and is situated in the mountainous karst area of central Croatia, at the bor... Plitvice Lakes National Park - photo

Relevant data

Geographical coordinates: 44.8825, 15.6203
Approximate population: 4,668