Season in our country is dangerously heating up due to which we have, for all of you who are still unsure about the selection of Krk for this year's summer vacation, decided to compile a guide and a list of 7 major reasons which have placed Krk to the throne the Croatian tourism. The island of Krk is one of the largest Croatian islands which for many years enchants its visitors with the natural beauty, exotic and offer of accommodation ideal both for families as well as for individuals who aspire to rest, relax and find necessary escape from everyday commitments. Its uniqueness and specificity of the island of Krk confirms every day by gathering the growing number of tourists from around the world who choose it as a destination for their holidays.
Traffic connection of the Krk island is another reason for the increasing number of tourists every year. Krk bridge is a longtime Krk's link with the rest of Croatia and continental Europe, ideal for tourists from neighbouring countries and those who prefer to travel by car. For the distant world countries and travelers who seek the comfort and speed of travel, air transport is the right choice. Airport in Omišalj with the offer of low-cost flights significantly facilitates the arrival of a large number of passengers from around the world.
Besides being the largest and northernmost island in the Adriatic island of Krk is the mainstay of Croatian tourism because of its beauty and diversity. The indentation of the Croatian coast has influenced the creation of numerous beaches and characteristic bays, each of which tells its own story. Sunsets, picturesque landscapes and authentic historical stories will enrich your stay on this picturesque island, which you will recount for a long time.
7 reasons why to visit the island of Krk
What is it that makes the whole island of Krk so desirable and famous Croatian tourist destination? There are many reasons that affect its prominence among the numerous Croatian tourist jewels and your unmissable destination this summer.
The history of the island of Krk dates back to ancient times which marked the emergence and development of all the cities and all activities on the island. Many cities can boast with thousands of years of historical tales and cultural and historical sites that you can explore and get to know during your holiday. Walls, ancient stone streets and the remains of historic buildings give all the towns and villages of the island unique spirit and energy that will trigger your curiosity and give you a better insight into the understanding of the customs and culture of the island.
Cres, Losinj and Pag are just a few of the islands which are located in the vicinity and are interconnected with the island of Krk. Ferry lines and catamarans link with these famous islands and it is a shame not to visit them during your stay on the island.
Krk abounds with a total of 14 beaches known for its purity and exotic locations, ideal for lovers of sunbathing and swimming. Most of the beaches are sandy, pebble and stone.
Sailing is one of the best options for exploring and learning about the fascinating beauty of the clear Adriatic Sea. In many places are organized various activities from sailing regattas to day trips to some of the nearby picturesque islands, pretty fishing villages and secluded coves.
Diving is one of the great offered activities that will provide the desired break from the high temperatures and relentless sunshine. Diving is an ideal way to become familiar with the natural resources of the beautiful Adriatic Sea and diverse wildlife.
Food and wine
Unique Krk specialties in combination with meat and fish, will introduce you to the traditional cuisine of flavors and aromas typical for this region. Fresh seafood, fish and meat are prepared in all possible ways and are perfectly combined with quality local wines of the island like Vrbnicka Zlahtina, which you simply must try.
Summer festivals and various cultural events are held all over the island. You can choose between classical concerts, rock concerts, performances, fairs and street events that will complement your holiday.
The only thing that remains is to check your planners and enter the date of arrival to one of our many luxury villas, apartments and vacation homes. Come and experience the magic of this beautiful island!