Crikvenica
Crikvenica
Crikvenica
Crikvenica

Crikvenica is one of the oldest summer resorts on the Mediterranean and a famous health resort with mild climate and luxurious evergreen vegetation. The most dynamic period of the locality is summer. Beautiful sand and pebble beaches offer the pleasure of bathing in clean sea and lying under the shady shelter of Mediterranean vegetation during the long sunny hours. The offer is varied: walks along the seaside and mountain-climbing in the surroundings, practicing of various sports on water and land, fishermen festivities and Carnival follies, dances and entertainment on hotel terraces and night clubs, classic music concerts and painting exhibitions, enjoying in gastronomic specialties, ship and bus excursions to immediate and extended neighbourhood, hunting and fishing. The oldest hotel, Therapia, built in 1895 is worth a visit although today even the old st. Paul monastery has been transformed into a hotel, and it is after the church (church = crkva in Croatian) that the town received its name. Crikvenica is also beautiful in winter, particularly owing to the sumptuous Carnival celebrations held in January and February. There is a whole series of small settlements in its vicinity, among which is Grižane, where the famous painter Juraj Julije Klović, the Reneissance Michelangelo of miniature, was born by the end of the fifteenth century.

One hundred years ago mild climate, fresh air and evergreen vegetation formed a strong base for development of wellness tourism that grew and improved more and more as time passed by. If you decide to spend your holiday in Crikvenica today, you can enjoy comfortable hotels and beautiful beaches, three of which carry the eco-label Blue Flag - a guarantee for high water quality, good environmental management, and safety. If you get tired of swimming and sunbathing, you can choose one of many sports activities. Get to know the atmosphere of the town during fishermen's festivities or take a trip to nearby places or Gorski Kotar not far away.

Selce
Selce
Selce
Selce

Selce and is colorful and maritime village with beautiful pebble beaches and clear blue sea. Selce is located 40 km south of Rijeka. Selce offers the possibility of different trips: Plitvica lakes, trips by boat and by bus to the Kvarner, Istria and Gorski Kotar.

Selce is a city with over 110 years of tradition. Selce is situated in a small cove near the town of Crikvenica. Selce is a major health center thanks to its climate and is used to treat rheumatism and to treat those who have difficulty breathing, physical and of course for rehabilitation. The beaches of the coast of Selce "show off the blue flag" and offer different possibilities for recreation and sports like scuba diving schools, tennis, mini-golf, handball, bowling...

The cultural heritage of Selce and consists of several churches, chapels and an old wine press of the olives to the mill built in the eighteenth century. In the church of Santa Caterina and religious relic of the saint. The church of S. Catherine is in the little park, built in before the Roman times. The chapel of St. Juraj was built in the eleventh century, is dedicated to the saint known as the Middle Ages.