Tourist guide Opatija, Croatia

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Tourist info Opatija

Opatija Opatija is a town with the longest tradition of tourism in Primorje-Gorski Kotar county and the whole of Croatia. It is situated in the picturesque bay of Kvarner at the foot of the mountain and nature park of Učka. Opatija is the center of the famous elegant and charming Opatija riviera, and from the city of Rijeka, it is only 12 kilometers away. It was first mentioned in the 15th century, when a small settlement around the Benedictine abbey of St. James was developed, after whom it was named. In the mid 19th century began rapid development of the town when a wealthy merchant from Rijeka built in Opatija his summer residence - Villa Angiolina, which was the beginning of the development of tourism. Until the First World War, Opatija was known summer resort of the entire Austro-Hungarian Empire. Many kings, queens, and celebrities of the time spent their summer holidays in Opatija. Along 12 kilometers long promenade Lungomare, which connects Opatija and Lovran, are many hotels and beaches. Up until today, Opatija has maintained its charm and harmony with nature. Opatija is known for beautiful parks, fountains, beaches, lush Mediterranean vegetation, and pleasant climate.
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Accommodation in Opatija can be found in hotels, but also in quality private accommodation, where your hosts will surely offer enjoyable and affordable apartments, rooms or holiday homes To lovers of active holidays, we recommend climbing on the highest peak of Učka (altitude of 1,400 meters) with a beautiful view of Kvarner bay and Gorski Kotar Along the coast of Opatija, on famous Lungomare, there are many charming cafes and hotel terrace where you can drink your morning coffee and enjoy the view of the blue sea All gourmets will be delighted by a wide selection of top quality, fish and traditional restaurants During the summer, almost every day, there is an interesting open-air theater with drama performances and spectacular concerts Visit Opatija, the pearl of the Adriatic and a popular summer and winter resort, and discover all the magic that it offers Enjoy romantic walks along Lungomare Search for affordable private accommodation in Opatija Apartments, rooms and holiday homes in Opatija cheaper up to 40%, without high agency fees Welcome to Opatija!

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Recommended apartments and private accommodation Opatija

Apartments Teo - Opatija |
Apartments Teo


Price from 30 € per night

Holiday home Villa Ella - Opatija |
Holiday home Villa Ella


Price from 250 € per night