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Betina

Betina


Betina is settlement on the island of Murter 31 km away from Sibenik. Legends say that the name of the settlement comes from old Celtic world "bet" what means - mouth, very scenic describes appearance of Betina port. Really, when you come to Betina by sea peninsula, at which arise houses from rocks in lines like amphitheatre, like soft mouths makes natural port and protect fisherman boats from the attacks of the jealous sea.

Close to Murter city and seven kilometres far away from Tisno, Betina is founded and colonized in 16 and 17 ct. from the residents from land who looked for the shelter under Turks. District church of St. Francis with tower, part of Sibenik constructor Ivan Skok (1736.), dominate with place. Except agriculture and fishing place is known at its master craft ship builders with wood. Yet in 1848 was open in that time very modern shipyard and tradition of shipbuilding's keeps until today, so in Betina shipyard can be built and repaired ships to 800 tons of weight.

Tourism is branch that wasn't able to take around Betina with all its attractive destinations and all sorts of vacation and entertainment that this place offers. Vacation you can find at modern private apartments and well equipped auto camp "Plitka vala - Kosirina".

In Betina is also situated marina Betina in the centre of the place. Deep of Marina is 1-4 m, capacity is 100 berths and 200 spaces on land, opened during the whole year, has all infrastructure (water, electricity, gas, 10 ton derrick) and secondary objects (post office, bank, restaurant, cafe bar, tavern...).

Beautiful beaches and untouched nature will make every passenger at least some time spend in peace of Betina's bays, streets, squares. To live and enjoy together with whole city at the time of many common parties with perforation of traditional customs and cultural programs. To come back again and again with the same glow. Betina will always be ready to take you an discover you some more secret of ancient centuries.



Greetings from Betina



Other places on the island of Murter: Murter, Tisno and Jezera

Betina

Betina - port

Betina

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