Around Rijeka

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Around Rijeka Around Rijeka Around Rijeka Around Rijeka

The position of our city has always allowed excellent connections to various closer and more distant places - take the opportunity to visit Rijeka’s surroundings, enjoy the diversity and peculiarities of the places nearby.

Opatija’s Lungomare

This 12 kilometre-long seaside promenade extends from a small fishing village Volosko, through famous Opatija, all the way to Lovran.

Volosko – a little place of great charm

Be sure to visit Volosko, a fishing village situated between Rijeka and Opatija. In addition to its appearance that will delight you, this is a real culinary gem of Kvarner with the best seafood restaurants.

Go for a walk and a coffee in Kastav

Loved by artists, loved by nature lovers… it is Kastav or “the town on a hill” with one of the most beautiful views of Kvarner.

Kostrena – a promenade and a jogging trail

Kostrena is only a few minutes drive from the centre of Rijeka. If you come here in spring or summer, do not miss its 3 km long sea promenade and beautiful beaches where the sun goes down very late.

Gašpar Mill in Martinovo village

In the hinterland of Rijeka called Grobinšćina, a unique mill made of wood and the last one still run by the water of the Rječina River is definitely worth a look.

Platak Ski Resort

Only half an hour drive from the centre of Rijeka, there is a small family ski resort - Platak, unique for its unforgettable view of the sea.

Grobnik Automotodrome

Kvarner has had a long and famous tradition in organising octane sports races. The automotodrome in Grobnik, called the Beauty of Grobnik, was built in 1978 and ever since numerous automobile and motor races have been held there every year.