Baska - island Krk

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Baska is a town located on the south east of the island of Krk. The birth certificate was created right here in 1100 – Baska tablet. Baska is interesting because of its characteristic architecture, numerous cultural and historical monuments and nearby outing paths. The town has a typically Mediterranean aspect, with stone houses and narrow streets. Tourism started developing at the beginning of the 20th century. Baska holds a large amount of historical sites (old buildings, palaces and sacral cultural monuments). Visit the parish church of Holy Trinity (the biggest church on this area, built in the baroque style at the beginning of the 18th century), St. John the Baptist church (the first parish church in this area from the 11th century), Church of Our Lady on Gorica (built at the beginning of the 15th century), Baska tablet (national cultural monument), Baska heritage museum, mrgare (drywall buildings in the shape of stone flowers) and countless other historical sites.
Baska is adorned with numerous sand and pebble beaches, such as Vela plaza (pebble beach with a Blue Flag), Bunculuka beach (naturist camping site, the beach is pebbly) and Oprna beach. During summer, Baska hosts many festivities, such as : Baska cultural summer (organizes numerous festivities, exhibitions and cultural manifestations), “lignjada” (gathering of squid harvesters, after the harvest, the winner is pronounced and the manifestation ends with a true “Squid festivity”, fishing night and countless other. Sports and recreation fans can enjoy tennis, football, basketball, mini golf, table tennis, free climbing, walking and different kinds of water sports. If you are willing to savor the delicacies of the island of Krk, visit the restaurants “Lantino”, “Funtana” and “Portina”, as well as the tavern “Vela Luka”.

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Krk is a town situated on an eponymous island, only 13km from Malinska. This is a town with typical Mediterranean features; narrow streets, stone houses, numerous cultural monuments and picturesque pebble beaches provide the aspect it has had for centuries. Visit the town walls, city hall, great town gates, splendidissima, colsonis, bell tower of the cathedral, St. Our Lady of Good Health, St. Josip church, St. Dunat church and other sites. Sports and recreation fans can relax by playing tennis, golf, by sailing, diving, going to a fitness center, playing beach volleyball, cycling and countless other activities. 

Rijeka is a harbor town as well as the center of the Primorje Gorski kotar county. The symbol of this city is the Morcic – a type of jewelry worn by seafarers to protect them from danger at sea. Visit the many historical monuments which are evidence of the city’s turbulent past: Municipija palace, church of St. Jerome, university library, museum of modern and contemporary art, governor’s palace, maritime and historical museum of the Croatian coast, Rijeka city museum, natural museum, judiciary palace, church of St. Vitus, old gate, Komuna palace, city walls, Adam’s residence, Modello palace, Orthodox church of St. Nicholas, city tower, Jadran palace, church of Kapucin and various others.

Opatija is a destination with the longest tradition of tourism in Croatia. The city’s parks, seaside promenade, tidy swimming areas, fountains and numerous aged villas are the reason that tourists return to Opatija year after year. Visit the following cultural monuments of this city: church of St. Jacob, parish Church of the Annunciation, evangelical church, church of St. Anne, parish church of St. Mark, park Angiolina, park St. Jakob, Lungomare, villa Angiolina and numerous other monuments which stand as evidence of Opatija’s longstanding tradition of tourism.

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Guest reviews Baska - island Krk

Fabulous
4.5
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Atmosphere:
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4.6
Beaches:
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Friendly locals:
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Security:
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Touristic offer:
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  • Fabulous 4.4
    Fabrizio
    Group of friends, Italy
      08/09/2014
    Sicuramente da provare se si cerca una vacanza più di relax che di divertimento
    Posto tranquillo, si mangia bene, si spende il giusto (basta scegliere a modo). Una settimana ci si sta bene, di più non credo!
  • Fabulous 4.4
    Anneli
    Family, Sweden
      09/08/2014
    The restaurants, the sea, the old town-
    The distance to a gas station.

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