Ist is a small, quiet island in the Zadar archipelago, 21NM sailing NW from Zadar. The island is known as a "Butterfly" island due to its interesting shape. It covers an area of 9.73 km2 and has about 200 permanent residents.
The main village of the island, Ist, is located in a bay with a small marina with around 60 berths with power, water supply, and showers.
Ist is a suitable destination for lovers of quiet, close to nature and a bit secluded vacation, away from crowds and city bustle. Hilly interior and vineyards and olive groves offer amazing scenery. The sandy beaches, coves, and reefs provide great spots for sport fishing, diving, and sailing.
On the island you can enjoy the traditional Mediterranean food, there are local traditional restaurants that serve authentic dishes of freshly caught fish, crabs, mussels, wine, and cheese.