Cirkvenica is situated in the most beautiful part of Kvarner and it has more than 100 years of tourism tradition. Distance to Rijeka is about 30 km, the Crikvenica Riviera include several tourist resorts: Selce, Dramalj, Crikvenica and Jadranovo. The Crikvenica Riviera is about 15km long and 2km wide and is situated between the sea and littoral reef at height of 300m. It has an airport very close on the Island Krk, a sea port in Rijeka and very good roads towards central Europe.
Accommodation in Crikvenica:
The first hotel in Crikvenica was open 115 years ago. Today, some of the old hotels were renovated and new were built, all of them nicely fit in with the beautiful Mediterranean atmosphere in the town, most of the hotels are equipped with sports fields. The last 20 years lots of new private apartments has been build in Crikvinice, most of them are rented out as private accommodation during the summer months.
As the main part of the private accommodation in Crikvenica is build on the hills cascading down to the Sea, they of course have balconies with excellent view on the Sea. If you browse trough our accommodation database you can find apartment in Crikvinica from all price and quality ranges.
Our tip before booking – have the accommodation owner mail you the latest new photos of the apartment.
Things to see – Sights in Crikvenica:
When you’re in Crikvenica, be sure to visit the following sights:
- Church of St Anton
- Memorial studio of Zvonk Car
- Museum of the town Crikvenica
- Lake Kavranovo jezero near Crikvenica
Where to eat in the city:
As any other popular tourist destination, Crikvenica of course also have of restaurants and pizzerias available for the summer guest, just like in other seaside towns, the most common food is Seafood , so in the restaurants you can find all kind of fish like, squids, shells, white fish, commonly fish here is prepared with a special taste of olive oil. One of the best restaurants in Crikvenica is the restaurant Lanterna with traditional cuisine.