Krk Island


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Krk Island is the largest island on the Adriatic Sea. It is situated in the Bay of Kvarner and it is connected with the mainland by a toll bridge. The island has the varied landscape with the forested areas in the west part, sunburned ridges - in the east and rocky and steep coasts in the northern-west. The Krk Island has been inhabited since the Neolithic age hence many remains from the Prehistory can be found in island's towns. Its mild Mediterranean climate, good infrastructure, and easy access are advantages of that place which attract plenty of tourists each year.

The island offers many attractive ways of spending free time. There is seven major towns which are worth visiting. The biggest one is the town of Krk which is the 'capital' of the Krk Island. The Krk town is one of the oldest towns on the Adriatic sea. Its oldest historic monuments comes from the Rome times. There is also the 5th-century old Christian basilica, walls and bastions from the 15th century. The best time for visiting Krk town is August when the traditional feast is held. Tourists can also visit many beaches. Porporela beach is the largest one. Krk town is also a good start point to other places such as Island Prvic, Rab island, Goli otok – former communist jail. Tourists can also visit other towns: Baska with a popular long beach, Vrbnik- the town famous for wines, the historical town of Dobrijn, the typical tourist city of Malinska or Punat- the island's olive-growing centre and one of the largest nautical centers in Croatia. The Krk Island offers many activities: diving, cycling, wakeboarding and much more.

If you are going to spend some time in Krk Island we can help you to book a hotel. We can also offer you many tours and activities like:

  • tour to Rijeka
  • tour to Pula
  • tour to the Plitvice Lakes National Park
  • tour to Zadar
  • tour to Zagreb
  • tour to the Postojna Cave and the Predjama Castle (Slovenia)

Please contact us for more details.

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