The island of Ist is located 21 nautical miles northwest of Zadar. It has about 200 permanent residents. The only settlement on the island is Ist, and there are a couple of shops, cafes and restaurants. It was first mentioned in 1311 as Ost. The island has a very unusual shape reminiscent of a butterfly. It is surrounded by numerous islets and cliffs. Cars are not allowed on the island. It is connected by ferry with Zadar. The island is popular among boaters, divers and anglers.
№266 in locations of Croatia