About Tisno

Tisno is a small town situated in half a way between Zadar and Šibenik, in a small strait between mainland and the island of Murter. That is also how Tisno got its name - Tisno is a Dalmatian Croatian word for strait. The mainland of Tisno is conected with an island of Murter by a 16 meter long bridge. The bridge during summer months opens for boats twice a day: from 9:00 until 9:30 AM and from 5:00 until 5:30 PM. At that time the road traffic stops. Tisno has around 1300 inhabitants. This number quadruples during summer. With an appearance of tourism after World war II Tisno was known for its pensions. This tradition stay until today – even now there are a several pensions in Tisno which provide accommodation in rooms, half or full board and even  a berth for boats. Some of them remodeled rooms into apartments to keep up with then new trends in tourism.The new era for tourism in Tisno appeared with an opportunity to host one of the most significant summer festivals in Croatia, until then held in Petrčane near Zadar – The Garden Festival. Along with this festival a several other festivals, like Suncebeat, Electric elephant festival, Soundwave etc. Began to call Tisno its home. The number of summer events does not stop here - on the contrary, it spreads through entire July, August and now even September. Therefore Tisno is becoming a new IT destination for young people from around the world who want to enjoy summer music events according to their preferences and music tastes. In Tisno everyone can find something to enjoy.

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FESTIVALS IN TISNO

Getting to Tisno

Tisno is situated half way between the Zadar and Šibenik. The town is spread on a mainland as well as on island of Murter, divided by a 16 meter long bridge. There are two airports which we...

Dekmantel Selectors Tisno, 1st – 5th of September 2016

Taking place at the stunning Garden Resort in Tisno from the 1st till the 5th of September, Dekmantel Selectors is a limited capacity festival that will present some of the best DJ-s in the world. In...

Defected Croatia Tisno, 11th – 15th of August 2016

After many successfuls seasons in Ibiza, Spain, the Defected team is bringing the festival to Croatia this summer. A festival which features a mix of house superstars, disco icons and...

Soundwave Croatia Tisno , 4th – 8th August 2016

Soundwave Croatia is an eight years old festival and it is going to be held in Tisno again, taking place  in  an early August in 2016. Soundwave is organised by one of London’s...

Movement festival - 28th July - 1st of August

The Garden resort in Tisno will be hostin Movement Festival in 2016.The Movoement fesival  is the cousin of the "Detroit Electronic Music festival", which one of the most important...

Suncebeat Tisno, 20th -27th July

The seventh SunceBeat in Croatia returns to Tisno in 2016. It is a week long event which attracts like minded music fans to this small sandy coveon a Croatian coast, which is a perfect location for...

Electric Elephant Tisno – July 7th -July 11th 2016

After a a successful years in Croatia, Electric Elephant festival will be held again this year from 7th unfil 11th of July in Tisno. The festival is organized by UK promoters Unabombers and offers a...

Love International Tisno – June 29th – July 6th 2016

Love International is a festival which will take place at The Garden Tisno, 29th June to 6th July 2016 as a replacement of a Garden festival which was held on the same dates on previous years....