lies on the south side of the island of Ugljan
about 2 km from the town of Kali
and about 3.5 km from the town of Preko
, where is the port for ferries from Zadar
. Preko can be reached on the unpaved road almost up to the bay Svitla
. In the bay by the sea is located just Jakov cottage with a magnificent view of the islands of Dugi Otok
The island of Ugljan is situated across from Zadar, has an area of 51.05 km ² and is inhabited by population of about 7500. The island is covered with shrubs, but grow well in olive trees, vines, fig trees and many vegetables, so it is called the garden of city of Zadar. On the island of Ugljan is typical Mediterranean climate, that the hottest month of the year is July there temperatures reach on average 24 ° C. During the year are 2400 hours of sunshine, in July and August about 10-12 hours a day.