Krk Island: the largest Croatian island for a better holiday
You can visit a huge number of Croatian islands, but you should not miss the largest of them – the island of Krk. Its area is more than four hundred square kilometers. Vacations here are like paradise and in its own way charming, there are both: big enough towns and very small villages: that’s why every tourist can choose what he likes.
Krk Island: features and attractions
The island of Krk is located in the Kvarner Bay near the Dalmatian coast. The mild Mediterranean climate, shady coniferous thickets and their wonderful aroma mixed with typically sea air, luxurious, diverse beaches, including the sand and pebble beach of the town of Baska Voda, magnificent views and a truly Adriatic atmosphere of the resorts. On the coasts of the cities you will find wonderful shops and restaurants offering local cuisine and Croatian wine. Krk is also a true variety of flora and fauna.
Among the attractions you can note the beauty of the eponymous city of Krk: for example, the Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Roman forum, the walls of the old city. Very interesting is the famous resort of Baska – one of the most popular Croatian resort towns with luxury beaches, excellent hotels and picturesque villas, there was also discovered the Baščanska stone plate – one of the oldest monuments of Glagolitic writing. It is also worth visiting the Cave of Biserujka with various stalactites and stalagmites, a small town of Vrbnik with famous vineyards.
For those who like active recreation, Krk will become a real find, there are equipped marinas for yachtsmen, plenty of opportunities for diving, jogging, walking, and sports. Krk is perfect for lovers of a very active and very measured rest, and beautiful landscapes will inspire absolutely everyone for a long time. Feel free to include the island of Krk in the route of your sea voyage: you will definitely fall in love with it at first sight!