Malinska is a place on the island of Krk located on the northwest coast in large bay, on a distance of 15 km from the Krk bridge. It has about 965 inhabitants.
Malinska was the only place on the island without an urban center, but in the 18th century takes on meaning construction of the port when Malinska become one of the major export ports.
Today the inhabitants of Malinska engaged mainly in tourism, and everything is subordinated to the tourist attractions and offer for guests.
Tourism in Malinska
In the 19th century, the arrival of a steamboat in Malinska, between Trieste - Krk, brings the first tourists.
At first, they based their visit on a daily basis, sightseeing tourism. Thanks to the mild climate began to develop health tourism, and thanks to its rich fauna, hunting also.
Today, Malinska is destination on the island with a rich and long tradition in tourism. In the center is located a port and walking further, beautiful pebble and concrete beaches with many contents, sports - recreational activities that attract tourists. Along the coast are maintained walk paths and biking trails so Malinska is connected with Njivice to the north and harbour Porat to the south.
Malinska has a hotels located along the coast, but also a wide range of private accommodation and apartments in private houses that are available in summer but during winter also. For complete tourist offer in Malinska, there are numerous restaurants, bars, clubs so Malinska is well known for its nightlife and entertainment.