Silo is a coastal village located on the northeastern coast of the island, where live 370 inhabitants. This place is younger than the others on the island, and the meaning gets in 1905th by opening the first regular steamship line Silo - Vrbnik - Crikvenica, which was the only connection of island with the mainland, in that time.
Tourism in Silo
Tourism in Silo gets the meaning in 1959th with first ferry line, Crikvenica - Silo, Silo thus become more accessible to visitors and tourists.
Today there is no longer the lines because of the Krk bridge, but still has sea connection with Crikvenica, by speedboat. Silo does not have hotels, but has a large selection of apartments and rooms in private accommodation as well as pensions and camping. During the summer there is very lively, and to tourist offer contributes beautiful beaches with many sports and recreational facilities such as beach volleyball, tennis, bowling, then promenade overlooking the Novi Vinodolski, Selce and the Crikvenica Riviera. Silo is known for its Fisherman’s fest which is held in July, it is dedicated to fish and fishing, and attracts many tourists.
A favorite destination for those who prefer less crowded beaches. The beach is rocky. It is recommended to bring a blanket and a sun umbrella. You usually share the beach with just a few other people. Parking is 10 minutes from the beach and the path to it is rocky, so be sure to bring adequate footwear. This beach is a favorite spot for lovers of romance and adventure.
It is located in the center of Šilo and is impossible to avoid. In 2008, it was also awarded with the Blue Flag. This sandy beach is very suitable for families with children as it is gently sloping down and the sea is enchanted by deep blue, crystal clear water. For lovers of a more active day on the beach there are a beach volleyball court, tennis and football fields nearby.
Ideal place to spend the day with your kids and even your pets! It is the right destination for all lovers of nature, camping and the sea in one. The beach is fenced, so you do not have to worry about children or pets. The beach is filled with pebbles that enter the water and allows easy entry into the sea. The beach also has a restaurant and changing rooms, and you can take shelter from the sun in the natural shade.
The beautiful gravel bay of Jazbina can be reached from Šilo in about 15 minutes on foot. If you want to go by car, follow the road to Klimno. As usual with bays, you should bring plenty of food and drinks to the beach by yourself (no showers and no beach cafes). Mat and sun umbrella are recommended for laying on the beach. You usually share the beach with just a few other people.
The beautiful pebble cove of Petrina can be reached by car from two gravel paths from Silo or Polje. It takes about 30 minutes walk from Šilo and Murvenica and Vodice bays. There are cold fresh water springs in Petrina Bay that significantly cool the water. It is recommended to bring everything you need to stay, as there are no restaurants or shops nearby.
The Vodice bay can be reached on foot for about 20 minutes. If you want to get there by car, two gravel paths lead from Šilo and Polje to this beach. As with other bays that are not near the center, the recommendations are to take all necessary food, drinks, sun umbrellas, for a carefree day in this beautiful bay.
Its a perfect place for diving and enjoying the beauty of the magical seabed. The beach is usually shared with several other people and is an ideal place for a good rest. It is recommended to bring everything you need to stay, as there are no cafes or supermarkets nearby.
One of the most popular beaches on the island of Krk because of its crystal clear sea and pebbles. Rich in offer, from the children's playground, jet ski rental, pedal boats, tubas, bananas, to the beach bar to find refreshments in a cold beverage or ice cream. There are showers and cabins on the beach.