National park Paklenica includes canyon of Velika and Mala Paklenica vertically incised in the southern slopes of the mountain Velebit. NP Paklenica is rich in various stony “sculptures” interchanging with wooden valleys and mountain meadows, phenomenon unique in the world. In its breast a magnificent underground place is hidden conjured up in fancy in the cave Manita peć.
Endemic sorts of plaint and animal world are very interesting to zoologists and biologists. NP Paklenica is well known as european climbing center. It is situated in the very entrance of the canyon Velika Paklenica. The center disposes of almost 400 climbing directions. The climbing season in Paklenica is permanent from early spring until late autumn. The best way to get acquainted with all beauties of Paklenica is going on foot across 150km arranged mountain foot path. A special charm of this place is the immediate proximity of the sea shore.