Orlec is the largest Cres settlement in the interior of the island, founded in the 16th century. There are not many inhabitants, and those who live here permanently are engaged in cattle breeding and lead a traditional lifestyle. The nearest settlements are Loznati (4 km north), Valun (5 km northwest) and Vrana (5 km south). The beaches in Orlec are very beautiful and they are the trump card that attracts tourists. Interestingly, griffon vultures have their nests near Orlec.
№509 in Villages and settlements of Croatia