The Ancient Aqueduct
Published: 07.12.2014 u 19:29
The ancient aqueduct in Novalja is the most important archaeological heritage of the island. These are underground canal - the tunnel, which was built in the 1st century AD during the Roman Empire.
He served for supply of water from the sources in the nearby Novalja field. As the water supply was built at a time when in these areas ruled the Roman Empire local residents call it Italian buža. Italian buža tunnel is entirely carved out of solid rock.
Today it is preserved in the length of 1042 m. The average width is about 60 cm to him. Height varies from 120 cm to 220 cm with a team that most of the tunnel is about 170-180 cm.
Things to Do & See
Town St. Philip and Jakob
St. Philip and Jakob is away from Biograd 4 km. A small town and harbor is one of the most beautiful in the Pasman Bay. Residents of St. Philip and Jacob are mostly engaged in agriculture, viticulture and tourism. Rich Mediterranean vegetation, clear blue sea and beautiful beaches make Sv. Filip i Jakov recognized and popular five star tourist center.
The town of Novalja is located in the northwestern part of the island in the immediate vicinity of the port admits that most tourists to frequent summer is coming to the island. The city is a tourist center of this part of the island.
At our central Adriatic, which is without false modesty boasts one of the most indented coastlines in the world, with the most beautiful islands and the cleanest sea, can be found (on the mainland or an island) is an ideal destination for holidays. Each guest will be there, intoxicated Mediterranean scents, tastes and sounds, usrećivši all your senses, to conclude - everywhere is nice, but the central Adriatic is the best!