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1 week ago
28 Aug 2018
Only 750 meters from Punat lies the islet of Kosljun. It is known for the Franciscan monastery. The islet has a museum with an ethnographic collection. The monastery also owns a rich zoological collection of a large seashell and unique animal...more
Puntarska draga, Croatia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's all nice but church fee for entering the island is absurd. A guy waiting in the harbor to pickup the money. They even have tickets there...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mlensttrech
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Go back in time and be mesmerized by this beautiful site. Not to be missed. Truly a spectacular site to be seen for all !

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank NataschaS410
Reviewed November 26, 2016

To come to this island, you need to take a taxi boat from Punat. On a island is a monastery governed by Franciscans. In a monastery are few museums. It's a peaceful place.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank sin77HR
Reviewed October 22, 2016

It is pretty easy to walk down to the monastery once you reach Kosljun by boat from Punet. The Fransescan Monastery dates back to the 11th century. The museum is well preserved and has exhibits found on the island. Most descriptions, however, are in Croatian

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank niluanu
Reviewed October 19, 2016

First, you need to reach the island. There are just few steps to the monastery. Entrance fee is 20 kuna (less than 3 €) for adults and half price for children. You enter near the small chapel with cribs. It is possible to visit the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Miha P
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Interesting to visit the monastery and museum. The museum has lots of historic items including clothing and artifacts from years gone by

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank ZumbaGirlShoreham
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Košljun lies in Punat bay, in the Adriatic Sea. It’s a small island whose territory is covered in more than 60 % with a luxuriant forest through which one can go for relaxing walks. In this island there is a Franciscan Monastery where monks live...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank periandro
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Take the ferry for 20 kunas (return) from Punat. The ride is 10 minutes. Another 20 kunas for the entrance to the monastery and surroundings. The small museum's collection is a historic and ethnographic mix. Descriptions are only in Croatian, sadly. There is a chapel...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank orybea
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

There is wide variety of collections - from boats to clothes, animals, sealife... But there is something to see for everyone! You dont pay the entrance for museum itself, but immediately when you land on Kosljun, you must pay 20 kunas per person - or...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 123321_11
Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely to visit, Very beautiful and peaceful, the church very nice and the museum interesting ***. Absolutely to go in the small math Inside the island Fanstastic smell, freshness and discovery small chapelles and monuments

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Samir S
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