9 days in Opatija & Krk Island Itinerary

9 days in Opatija & Krk Island Itinerary

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9 days in Opatija & Krk Island Itinerary

Start: Opatija
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h
Krk Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
End: Opatija


Opatija ©
You'll find Opatija dotted with exquisite villas from its days as a posh Viennese resort town.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Opatija: Rossi Winery (in Vizinada), Motovun (Truffle Hunting, Hilltop Walled Ancient City of Motovun, & more) and Kozlovic Winery (in Momjan). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Lungo Mare, don't miss a visit to Groznjan Hilltop village of artists, Istria, Croatia, delve into the distant past at Sveti Petar U Sumi, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Opatija day trip website .

If you are flying in from Israel, the closest major airports are Pula Airport, Zagreb Airport and Zadar Airport. In October, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can drive to Krk Island.

Things to do in Opatija

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Motovun, Buzet, Hum, Rijeka, Andelini Winery
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Lungo Mare ©
Lungo Mare
Food Tours
Truffle Hunting ©
Truffle Hunting

Krk Island

Krk Island ©
A trip to Krk Island ensures you enjoy some Italian atmosphere and loads of Croatian culture.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Lucy, contemplate the long history of Baska, then enjoy the sand and surf at Stara Baska (Old Baska), and finally explore the historical opulence of Frankopan Castle. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Kosljun - Monastery Museum, appreciate the history behind Baska Tablet, find something for the whole family at Underwater park Punat, then don't miss a visit to Our Lady of the Assumption - Omisalj, and finally snap pictures at Krcki most.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Krk Island holiday builder site .

Drive from Opatija to Krk Island in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 10th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Krk Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Stara Baska (Old Baska) ©
Stara Baska (Old Baska)
Baska ©
Vrbnik ©