Unique nature and historical and cultural monuments, including marine area, the Park occupies 5375 ha. 90% covered with most preserved Aleppo pine and holm oak forest on Adriatic coast. Known as the Green Island, with abundant vegetation. Now at picturesque little island of St. Marija located on Big Lake, home of ancient Benedictine monastery from 12th Century.
Sitting on old roman stone seat feeding stale bread to a donkey and her goal in ancient barn!
Mljet island's rich history can be traced back from Illyrian tribes, the Roman Empire, and the DUBROVNIK Republic in more recent times.
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