Krk Island is one of the two largest islands off the coast of Croatia, exactly equal in size to nearby Cres Island. The islands sit in the Kvarner Gulf just southeast of Rijeka, and Krk Island is connected to the city of Rijeka by the Krk Bridge. With a population of 20,000, Krk is the most-populous island in the Adriatic Sea. The largest town on the island is Krk, on the southern coast. Krk flourished from the time of the Romans, when it was known as Curicum. Krk is home to the Baska tablet, one of the oldest written examples of the Croatian language, dating from 1100. In addition to Krk and Baska, other noteworthy towns and villages on Krk include Vrbnik, Malinska, and Omisalj. Experience the alluring greenery and Old World charm of Krk Island, whether it`s for a day trip or for a longer, more relaxed vacation.
Croatia by car. You will pick up your car at the airport in Pula a seafront city on the tip of Croatia´s Istrian Peninsula, is known for its protected harbor, beach-lined coast and Roman ruins. Follow by cities such as Rijeka, Krk Island, Pag Island and last but not least Zadar is known for the Roman and Venetian ruins of its peninsular Old Town. This is a flexible vacation package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.
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Zadar - Pag Island: 1 hr. approx.
Pag Island - Krk Island: 3 hrs. approx.
Krk Island - Rijeka: 50 mins. approx.
Rijeka - Opatija: 25 mins. approx.
Opatija - South Istria Coast Area: 1 hr. approx.
South Istria Coast Area - Pula Airport: 30 - 50 mins. approx.