3 days in Rijeka, Krk Island & Cres Itinerary

3 days in Rijeka, Krk Island & Cres Itinerary

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3 days in Rijeka, Krk Island & Cres Itinerary

Start: Bydgoszcz
Drive:  12​h 30​min
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Rijeka
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
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Krk Island
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Cres
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Bydgoszcz

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Rijeka

Rijeka ©
Rijeka is the principal seaport and the third-largest city in Croatia (after Zagreb and Split). Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Trsat Castle, then get to know the fascinating history of Lungo Mare, and then get to know the fascinating history of Korzo.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Rijeka road trip planner.

Bydgoszcz, Poland to Rijeka is an approximately 13.5-hour car ride. You can also fly. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bydgoszcz in August, with highs in Rijeka at 34°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Krk Island.

Things to do in Rijeka

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lungo Mare
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Lungo Mare ©
Lungo Mare
Trsat Castle ©
Trsat Castle
Korzo ©
Korzo

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Krk Island

Krk Island ©
A trip to Krk Island ensures you enjoy some Italian atmosphere and loads of Croatian culture.
To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Krk Island trip maker site .

Traveling by car from Rijeka to Krk Island takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Krk Island sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cres.

Things to do in Krk Island

Historic Sites
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Frankopan Castle ©
Frankopan Castle
Vrbnik ©
Vrbnik

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Cres

Cres
To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Cres online day trip planner .

Getting from Krk Island to Cres by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Cres are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. You will leave for home on the 8th (Thu).

Things to do in Cres

Outdoors Parks Beaches

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