The new symbol of Zadar is located in the Zadar port on the western point of Zadar Peninsula.
The Greeting to the Sun is overlooking the Zadar Channel, the islands and the world-famous sunset. With this installation, Zadar has got a new tourist attraction.
This contemporary installation is made of 300 multi-layered glass solar panels in the shape of a circle of a 22-meter diameter.
Throughout the day, it collects the energy of the Sun and transforms it into the electricity, which is then used by and around the installation throughout the night.
The Greeting to the Sun in the immediate proximity of the Sea Organ, another modern installation on the Zadar waterfront, and both have brought Zadar to the front pages of all the global media.
SOURCE: Zadar Tourist Board