Island Krk

Krk is the largest island in the Adriatic and lies southeast of Rijeka. The debate is a bit difficult for German-speaking people, because to pronounce it so, as one would read it. Emergency facilitates an indicated I-volume behind the first K pronunciation. With an area of ​​approx. 406 km² it is about four times as large as Sylt and the greenest of all Croatian islands. The rich and interesting flora and fauna of the island, the valuable cultural goods, the beautiful cliffs make Krk a unique holiday destination.

Location & Transportation

Krk is easily accessible by all means of transport. By car Krk can be reached via the Krk Bridge, with 1430 Meters was the largest concrete arch bridge of its time. The outward journey is a bridge toll by 35 Kuna or 5 applicable Euro.

anfahrt1The accessing the apartments from the bridge is simple. Follow the signs „Krk“ circa 20 minutes (24 Kilometer). Then you should be arrived at the roundabout shown in the picture. Doanfahrt1rt please continue to follow the signs and take the first exit towards Krk. After one kilometer you should shortly after the supermarket „Konzum“ come to a crossroads. Please turn here right towards Otok Lošinj, Island Cres, Valbiska, Vrh and Krk (see right picture).

Direct taken thereafteranfahrt1s on a traffic light, the crossing please straight. After the traffic light you need at the second intersection, turn right. At the crossing to the orientation left a school building and the street, where you turn, runs uphill. The left photo shows the said intersection. anfahrt1After turning, take the second left and drive them to the end. There is a small roundabout and the apartments.

Passengers can Rijeka Airport head for. This is conveniently located on the island of Krk, right next to the resort Omisalj. Germanwings offers from June to October cheap flights from most major German cities to.

The routes by public transport are usually routed via Rijeka. With the Europe Special the German or Austrian railway to get low until after Zagreb and can take the bus to Krk there. The bus ride costs about. 20 Euro and takes four hours. Who wants to drive less Bus, can take the train up to Rijeka and from there by bus to Krk. Until the island's capital, the journey takes approximately. 1,5 Hours and costs about 9-10 Euro. The description of the directions you can here Download as PDF.


With his 270 Sunny days and 2.500 Hours of sunshine each year invites Krk for swimming. For hardy visitors the bathing season already begins in May at a water temperature of 16 to 19 Grad. As of June the water temperature then is pleasant 24 Grad. The summer months are usually warm and dry with temperatures around 30 Grad. Here You can find the current weather in Krk.

Culture- and Recreational

Krk is famous for a wide Recreational, numerous attractions and untouched nature. One can inter alia on Krk Wakeboarden, Diving, Sailing, hike and much more. The deep walks worthwhile by the well-preserved old town of Krk, which is often accompanied in the summer of live music and festivals.

Related Links

Official Homepage objectives Krk

Beaches on Krk


Detailed brochure Krk

Facts about the Croatian Currency

Basics of Croatian pronunciation


Video on Krk