Vir is an island in the Zadar archipelago, only 15 kilometres away from Nin. The cultural monuments in this small island show that the investigators of Mediterranean beauty noticed this area a long time ago, breathed in its life and left traces rich behind them. Numerous islands of Zadar archipelago have surrounded it (Molat, Ugljan, Olib…), indented bays and its close proximity to the national parks makes it a real paradise for sailors, while the hot Vir sandy beaches and curative mud offer a cure for rheumatic diseases. Traditional and weekend tourism are the main source of livelihood for the inhabitants of Vir. Accommodation is available only in private households.