Jezera, Murter – living and tradition

The island in the northwest part of the Šibenik archipelago is separated from the mainland by a 20 m wide sea canal at Tisno which is spanned by a short draw-bridge. The town of Jezera is located on the southeastern coast of island Murter. The island has lots of rocky beaches, as well as several sandy ones.

Learn how the fishing net is made. Netting is an old profession and not very common, on Murter, town Jezera only one „barba“ (word for the older local man) makes them. Every „konoba“ (tavern) has their own story and is packed with tradition and different local liqueurs. It’s a place for gathering and hanging out with friends. Murter is also distinctive by its church – the church with seven altars, The Lady of Health.