Galesnjak island (Croatia) size comparison
0.132 km2 / 0.05 mile2
Galešnjak (also called Island of Love, Lover’s Island, Otok za zaljubljene, Love Island) is located in the Pašman Canal of the Adriatic, between the islands of Pašman and the town of Turanj on mainland Croatia. It is one of the world’s few naturally occurring heart-shaped objects.
The island has a surface area of 0.132 sq km, with its beach measuring 1.55 km in length. Galešnjak is privately owned and it contains only wild plants and trees as well as a colony of small rabbits and wild pigeons.
The island was highlighted on Google Earth in February 2009, which brought the island to worldwide attention.