Pakoštane is an municipality with almost 4000 inhabitants. It has been situated between Vrana Lake and the Adriatic sea, between fresh and salt water. Directly in front of the town there are three charming islands. The islet of St. Justin, the islet Veliki Školj and islet Babuljaš. The local inhabitants call them FAITH, HOPE and LOVE, teh three daughters of the Christian spirit.
For adventurers and all persons who desire adrenaline, just 4 km from Pakostane is located the greatest Croatian amusement park for kids and adults. With three themed zones and 24 attractions, fun park Mirnovec will provide fun for the whole family.
Surrounded by National parks, Nature reserves and Protected natural entities, Pakoštane region is a blessing for tourist explorers of divine landscapes.
Vrana Lake (Nature Park) and it's surroundings stretches across 57 km2, 30 km2 of that being the lake area itself. It is a kirst valley filled with brackish water and the portion of the lake lies below sea level. The dominating characteristic of the park is its special Ornithological with extraordinary scientific and ecological value. On Vrana Lake, there are over 40 km of the bike routes going all around the lake. Vransko Lake is a challenge and a paradise for anglers who are very happy to return.
During the summer there are many cultural and entertainment events with ethnic cuisine. Pakostane have a rich gastronomic offer based on the preparation of the food prepared from breeding of the local population