. . . Rogoznica is situated in the picturesque landscape of Central Dalmatia on the coast between Šibenik and Split which is characterised by many bays and islands. Rogoznica was once an island. It is placed on an island connected to the mainland by an enbankment and a road) in an almost completely enclosed bay. The very indented Rogoznica Bay is completely protected from east, south and south-west by the Ražanj Peninsula and the island of Smokvica, while its west coast faces the open sea.