Top 5: How to spend autumn days on the island of Krk
So you think you can't enjoy the delights of the sea as summer comes to an end? Come to the island of Krk in Octoberand you'll find out you're wrong.
Even though autumn is yet to arrive, the weather forecast shows that temperatures will remain higher than average. So, summer's not over yet!
And besides nice warm weather, the island has a rich cultural and historical heritage and numerous tourist attractions offering various options for an active and meaningful vacation.
Well, here are our top 5 reasons for visiting Krk in autumn
1. Beautiful beaches – only for yourself
As we mentioned before, October will be sunny and warm, so why not take advantage of it? The peak tourist season is over now! The island is less crowded, and you'll have a feeling the beautiful beaches with pristine blue waters are there only for you
So, book now and pack your bags. And don't forget your bathing suit! Summer's still here
2. Explore the island of Krk on two wheels
If you prefer to get away from the stress of a busy lifestyle by taking a few days of a healthy active vacation, why don't you rent a bike and explore the hidden parts of the island of Krk?
Various walking and cycling routes lead from the town of Krk to the surrounding areas. You can get a map of cycling routes in tourist offices and at hotel reception desks.
Plan your route and take the paved road or macadam path to explore the hinterland of the town of Krk. You can visit some historical attractions along the way such as the Franciscan monastery in Glavotok or the protected forest reserve with the church of St. Krsevan near Milohnic.
And for those who want to enjoy an active vacation which includes comfortable accommodation, we recommend you to stay at hotel Dražica.
3. Enjoy traditional dishes and Vrbnička Žlahtina, Krk's indigenous wine
The year-round offer of wine from the Vrbnik valley on the island of Krk, known for its authentic wine variety called Vrbička Žlahtina, represents a special attraction to the visitors to Kvarner and Krk.
The wine cellars and taverns are offering all year round wine tasting experiences, selling wine and authentic homemade products.
In September and October you can join the winegrowers and take part in a special grape harvesting and vineyard touring experience. Besides good wine, you can taste a variety of local gastronomic specialties such as lamb from the island, a special kind of pasta – šurlice, figs, sheep cheese...
The island's gastronomic offer is quite rich, and can be sampled at Krk hotels. Come and experience it for yourself, taste delicious gastronomic specialties, a variety of refreshing cocktails and sparkling wines as well as Valomet – the luxurious sparkling wine from the sea. We recommend Valomet VIP Lounge packages at hotel Dražica.
4. Visit cultural and historical sites
Among many cultural-historical sights, the Baska tablet (Croatian: Bašćanska ploča) at Jurandvor village, dating back to 1100, is the most important one. The tablet was written in Glagolitic script and represents an important testimonial of Croatian literacy. Other sights to see are the Franciscan monastery on the islet Košljun, the well-preserved medieval core of the town of Krk and many other.
The Island of Krk abounds with historical monuments and is laden with history. All you need to do is discover it.
5. Romantic stay at boutique hotel Marina
Beautiful beaches, breathtaking nature, the scent of the sea, the delightful old town of Krk… So romantic!
So, why not spend a romantic vacation in the warm atmosphere of the exclusive Boutique hotel Marina? Wake up and start your day with rich breakfast according to your wishes, enjoy candlelit dinner…
So, have we convinced you that visiting Krk in autumn is a really good idea?
We hope we have and you'll visit us soon!
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