Why is the Island of Krk a perfect summer destination
What is the first thing that comes to mind hearing the word “summer”? We are sure you’re thinking of summer vacation. Although it sounds exciting and carefree, choosing a destination for summer vacation is challenging and tiresome work. That’s why we suggest choosing Krk as your next destination, and in continuation, we will explain why.
A big advantage of the island is good traffic connection with the mainland by the Krk bridge, by boat from various ports, by ferry from the port of Valbiska and the airport Rijeka near Omišalj. Krk has an excellent maritime connection, meaning ferry boat lines offering possibilities of visiting other islands in Kvarner, like Cres, Lošinj or Rab. Only few hours of driving and- you are in NP Risnjak, heights rich in flora and fauna, or in deep forests of Nature Park Učka, and the world famous NP Plitvice lakes are not far from Krk. Nothing is far from Krk.
The sunniest, so called Golden island is one of the attractive destinations for tourists because of its rich and diverse offer and long history. The Island of Krk praises with the most pleasant Mediterranean climate specific for warm, sunny summers and mild winters and over 2500 hours of sun annually. Besides, Krk is characterised by clear air and crystal clear sea, and 15 beaches fly the Blue flag. For that very reason, it’s not surprising that diving is one of the most attractive and most popular water sports in the area. On the seabed of Krk area, you can find sunken ancient ships, underwater caves and rocks, coral reefs and diverse wildlife.
On the vacation, we strive to have a good rest and recharge the batteries, and more and more attention is given to recreation, sports, and active vacations. The Island of Krk offers different ways of recreation and fun for all generations like long hiking and cycling trails, tennis courts, mini-golf, aqua park at sea, tubes and banana rides, jet ski, beach volleyball, fitness centers, sailing, wakeboarding.
Come summer months, nightlife on the island of Krk wakes up from hibernation. Regardless whether you’re the disco type, night, beach, cocktail or lounge bar type, in the island of Krk you will find a place to go out at your liking. All you need is some good will and with Krk’s offer of good drinks, food, music and great atmosphere, you will create memorable moments.
Explore the island of Krk, get to know it’s natural beauty. Along with rich cultural and historical heritage, many tourists are attracted by many natural attractions, intact nature, from photogenic coves through fruitful fields and thick forests, submediterranean vegetation, karst to the real mountain landscape.