About Kvarner Riviera

  • Belle Époque  resort of Opatija
  • Swin at Moscenicka Draga beach
  • Hiking in Ucka national park
  • Easy access to Kvarner islands
  • Lively resorts and great beaches
  • Must do: walk the lungomare in Opatija

The coastal resorts of this region were popularised by the 19th century Viennese aristocracy and this is reflected in the architecture

Opulent towns, grand resorts, culture, night life, picturesque villages, great beaches, the best food, peaceful islands, national parks Kvarner is a huge and beautiful bay separating Istria (the north Adriatic) from Dalmatia (the south Adriatic). The principal city of the region is Rijeka, an important commercial centre with excellent shopping and cultural life, modern art museum, its own theatre and opera and a rocking night life. Rijeka has a newly refurbished town beach with good sea swimming and several swimming pools, beach bars and restaurants. To the west of Rijeka are the sumptuous resorts of Opatija and Lovran which have a different feel to the Venetian towns on the west coast of Istria.

Destinations in Kvarner Riviera