Frequently asked questions

May I visit the island of Veliki Brijun on my own?

You may visit the island on your own, but the admission price is the same as the ticket that includes a sightseeing tour.

What does the excursion to Veliki Brijun include?

The excursion to the island of Veliki Brijun includes sightseeing with a licenced guide, a tourist train ride around the island, a visit to the Safari Park, a visit to permanent exhibition displays, a visit to the Mediterranean garden and the Old Olive Tree. The admission also includes a boat trip from Fažana to Veliki Brijun and the return trip to Fažana.

Is it possible to stay on the island after the sightseeing tour?

It is possible to return to Fažana on your own using any boat line. Boat lines can be checked at the following link:

Are pets allowed?

Pets are allowed on the island (dogs must be kept on a leash). Pets are NOT allowed in indoor areas (train, exhibition spaces) and the Safari Park. Pets are not allowed at Hotel Istra, Neptun's Depadance and Karmen, and Villas Lovorka, Dubravka and Primorka.

May I take my bike to the island?

It is not allowed to take your personal bike on the island, but there is a possibility of bike rental on the island.

Do hotel guests have to pay for the boat trip to the island?

Hotel guests get inclusive boat trips to the island with unlimited number of trips from Fažana – Brijuni, Brijuni - Fažana.

Where in Fažana can I leave my car?

The Brijuni National Park has its own parking lot in Fažana for hotel guests. Daily parking fee is HRK 90.00 for all months except in June, July, August and September;– 110.00 kn. Parking lot address  Street Boraca 9, Fažana Vacationers can leave their cars in the town parking lot right by the port where the boat to the island of Veliki Brijun departs from.

Can I visit the island of Vanga?

The island of Vanga is managed by the Državne Nekretnine state assets managing company. We therefore invite you to ask them directly should you have any questions.

Do I need to book my tickets for the excursion to Veliki Brijun and how to purchase the tickets?

You should preferably book and purchase your tickets before your visit to make sure there are still enough free places in the group of your preferred language. Tickets can be purchased from our website (, by e-mailing or directly at the office of the Brijuni National Park Public Institution located in the heart of Fažana.

I was not able to use the tickets I purchased. Is it possible to use the tickets at a different time or receive a ticket refund?

Unfortunately, it is not possible to use the tickets at a different time and it is not possible to get your money back for the tickets you already purchased.

Is there group discount on purchased tickets?

Group discount will be applied for bookings of at least 25 persons.

We purchased the tickets from your website. Is it necessary to print the tickets that were e-mailed to me?

It is not necessary to print your tickets; you only need to show the barcode at the entrance.

Although we are not hotel guests, can we still eat at some of the restaurants?

You definitely can eat at our restaurants. Please check out the menu of our eating establishments at the following link:

If we find a peacock tail feather on the island, can we take it home?

It is not allowed to take “natural souvenirs” like peacock feathers, deer antlers or similar from the island. If you find such items, please give them to one of the wardens or sailors upon boarding the boat.

We would like to book our stay at some of your facilities. Whom should we contact?

Please send your enquiry by e-mail at

We would like to have a wedding on the island. Can you make an offer?

Please send your enquiry by e-mail at

Is it possible to book an electric vehicle?

There is a possibility of booking an electric vehicle at the additional cost of daily electric vehicle rental. Please send your enquiry by e-mail at

Can we moor our yacht/sailing yacht/boat in your port without prior notice?

You can make a call at our port without prior notice. Upon docking, you will be received by one of our sailors who will collect your personal information for the needs of registration.

When can I enter in the room on the day of arrival and when do I have to leave it on the day of departure?

Check-in after 15:00.

Checkout from hotel until 10:00 h.