Vrbnik is located on the east coast of Island Krk in the Kvarner Bay. The old town center above the sea is truly dazzling. This ancient, stone city that rises from the sea and dives into the blue sky is very nicely built; in harmony with nature. If you decide to spend your holiday in Vrbnik and book your apartment in Vrbnik, you will see and feel for yourself what we are talking about. Vrbnik has always been a city of artists. In Vrbnik people find the beauty that inspires and many artists come here to find inspiration.
Vrbnik is widely known for its indigenous grape variety - Vrbnička Žlahtina. You can try this famous dry white wine and other specialties from Krk at one of the many taverns and restaurants in Vrbnik. The food in Vrbnik is quite special because it is based on both Istrian and Dalmatian recipes.
Entertainment in Vrbnik varies depedning on your preference. Vrbnik is the right choice for you if you want to avoid mass tourism and if you are looking for authentic Mediterranean charm. It is one of the oldest places on the island and it was already inhabited in prehistoric times, in the early Stone Age. Traces of its rich history can be found at many locations and museums so feel free to explore them. If you are not shy, talk to the locals, ask them to tell you stories about the history of Vrbnik, they definitely have interesting anecdotes to share.
Beautiful pebbly and sandy beaches in Vrbnik and in places nearby are well equipped and offer a unique experience. Sports in Great thing about this island is that you can still find a beach that is your own private beach as there are many hidden coves with lovely beaches.
If you like to stay active during your vacation in Vrbnik, the island of Krk is ideal for walking and bicycle riding and it has a couple of unique diving spots. However, at only 6 km away from the Vrbnik in Puntarska cove you can treat yourself with the unique experience of skiing and boarding at sea. At the sports center Wakeboard Cable Krk you can rent equipment and use the services of an instructor. Cable is suitable for beginners and experienced boarders.
There used to be a hotel in Vrbnik, then it was closed and it looks like its open again. We are not sure. Most of the visitors look for private accommodation in Vrbnik. Holiday villas in Vrbnik are at a high demand lately. At the end, it is up to you to decide where you want to have your accommodation in Vrbnik but most likely it will be in a private home.