From Sveti Juraj there is road that takes you from the Adriatic highway to Krasno Polje, the largest village on Velebit located 714 m above sea level. Krasno Polje is one of the best known Marian sanctuaries in Croatia. Tens of thousands of religious people come to a pilgramage here every year. The village is the centre of National Park North Velebit, it has two sawmills, a forestry and a cheese dairy. Furthermore, the first Croatian forestry museum was opened here in 2005. Immerse yourselves in nature by spending time in renovated shepherd dwellings in Lubenovac and Alan which are a part of NP North Velebit. Mountaineers can settle in several mountain houses in the surrounding area (Apatišan, Oltari, Zavižan, Alan). Visitors who wish to feel the pristine natural ambience will enjoy their stay.