Brijuni are situated on west coast of Istria, nearby Fažane. Brijuni consists of 14 islands and islets. The most famous ones are Veliki Brijun and Mali Briju. Other islands and islets are are Sveti Marko, Gaz, Okrugljak, Šupin, Šupinić, Galija, Grunj, Vanga, Madona, Vrsar, Kozada and Sveti Jerolim. Brijuni have been called “heaven on earth” due to the beauty of their flora and fauna.