About Krk

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About Krk island 

Area of 405.78 k m2, with the neighbouring island of Cres, makes it the largest Croatian island. It is situated in the Kvarner Gulf and it is the northest island in the Adriatic Sea.

The island has 7 municipalities: Omišalj, Dobrinj, Malinska, Vrbnik, Krk, Baška and Punat, 66 places are inhabited of which the largest is the administrative center, the city of Krk. On the island, according to the last census from 2011, lives 19 286 inhabitants.

The island of Krk is situated in a very favorable geographical position. Krk's bridge connects the island with the mainland and it is not far from the town and port of Rijeka. In Omišalj, on island Krk, is also the Rijeka airport. The island is connected by ferry to the neighboring islands of Cres and Rab.

Krk has a Mediterranean climate which means that summers here are very warm with temperatures around 30° C, and winters are mild, although it is known to occur snowy winter. The sea temperature in summer reaches 25°C and in winter it drops to 10°C.
Tourism on the island of Krk

The main activity on the island is tourism. It began to develop in the 19th century, when first guests from Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, as well as domestic guests spend their vacation there.

Since then, almost every activity on the island is focused precisely to the tourism. Every coastal town has a developed infrastructure for the reception of guests and all the facilities needed to make tourists satisfied. The island has many hotels, campsites, but the most dominant is private accommodation in private apartments and rooms, as well as pensions.

Every year is invested in arrangement of the beaches, infrastructure, and that is why island of Krk is very competitive and attractive tourist destination.
14 beaches on the island have a blue flag indicating clean sea and shore equipment and beaches as well as high quality services.

In the days of tourism, the city of Krk won the Tourism Flower as the best Adriatic tourist destination with more than 10 000 beds, which is a great credit to all tourism employees as well as good organisation of island as tourist destination.

All destinations on island are developing family tourism and increasing number of nights each year is evidence of success in this segment.
Choose the island of Krk as the perfect destination for your vacation!


Villa ELA
Villa ELA consists of three luxurious and modernly equipped villas in the town of Krk. Each villa has a private swimming pool, terrace, balcony, parking and a b...
Holiday house OLIVETO
Modernly furnished, energy independent house. Situated on a plot of 30,000 m2 with panoramic views of the sea, the city of Krk and the islands. The house is ful...
Private accommodation VERONIKA
House Veronika is located in town Krk, just 50 meters from the beach.
The vicinity of the beach and old town, places to shop, sports activities and places t...
Holiday house PINEZICI
The luxuriously furnished holiday house with swimming pool, on two floors, with three bedrooms and nicely decorated garden. Fully equipped, air-conditioned, ide...
Private accommodation PERKIC
The beautiful holiday house PERKIC is located in Pinezići on the island of Krk. The house has six accommodation units. Guests have at their disposal a private s...
Private accommodation IVICA
The holiday house IVICA is located in Pinezići on the island of Krk. The house has four accommodation units. Guests have at their disposal a swimming pool, yard...

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