History of Kvarner dates back to prehistory. The first inhabitants were Liburni.
The impact on this area had the Greeks and Romans to the fullest extent.
The powerful Roman influence still speak and many cultural remains and historical monuments.
Croatians settled this area in the 7th century.
Region lies next to Istria
, and consists of shoreline with islands and mountainous areas.
With its favorable mild climate which, combined with clean water, beautiful beaches,
many hotels, campsites, apartments and rooms in private homes, restaurants, numerous
content for entertainment and recreation, an abundance of tourist attractions and tourist programs can satisfy
the most demanding guests.
A large number of secluded bays and a variety of beach, and nature, known and undiscovered,
large and small, stone, gravel and sand, nude ... will enable anyone to find a place to relax.
An integral part of it is a quality accommodation and excellent cuisine. Boaters are welcome to the 8 well-equipped marina
and athletes can choose from hiking, biking, motocross, hunting or fishing.
Is one of the leading conference destinations in Croatia, with excellent conditions for organizing conferences and
The most famous center of congress tourism is Opatija, an elite tourist resort with the longest tourist tradition in Croatia.
is the center of the region and its famous carnival city, other major cities are Opatija
, and Lovran
The largest islands are Losinj
which is the largest island in the Adriatic.
It is an area that keeps many monasteries, old churches and historic Marian shrines
as well as rich galleries, museums and treasures.
Trsat is the oldest Marian shrine in Croatia, which is located in Rijeka
, on its slopes, which provide the best
panoramic view of the Bay.
Bascanska plate is one of the oldest monuments of the Croatian language and the Glagolitic in this area.
This is an extremely valuable document that contains information about the origin of the local church
the existence of Croats in this region.
Because of its position, it is easily accessible from all European routes. The main airport is Rijeka on Krk Island.
A modern highway excellent connects this region to all main routes of middle europe and with all directions in
Croatia and can be reached by sea.
Map of Kvarner
Here's a Google Map of Kvarner: use the controls in the top left-hand corner to zoome in and out, and scroll around.
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