The Island Krk is yet another beautiful place on the coast of Croatia. It is 400 square kilometers in area and is second in terms of size. The population of this place is about 16,000 and krk itself is the capital of this island. It is also known as the Golden Island since ancient times. The beaches and the climate of
this island make it a very good tourist stop.
Reaching Krk is no hassle at all, as it is connected by all the means of travel like air, land and via sea. There is an airport at Rijeka and also a railway station. You can find trains running daily from Italy, Germany, Austria and Hungary. The varied landscape and culture is the most attracting thing of this island. The northern parts of Krk are bare due to the strong winds blowing in this area called bura. You can find inland, rocky hills and the southernmost part of the island is green and has bays.
It will really be an adventurous journey to this island if you happen to visit the woods which are full of wild cat, fox, and many different kinds of birds. It is a perfect destination for nature lovers. And if you want to enjoy a dive into the sea, you can just go to diving clubs which are available over this place. You
can play water sports along the beach and on the sea. The best season to come here is during spring or autumn.
There are some of the most beautiful beaches in the cities Malinska and Baska. Some of the best places to go in this island include Kosljun Island which has a 16th century monastery and a museum. Then there are places called Veli vrh and Krk cathedral. And apart from enjoying the scenic beaches and water sports you
can go for Wakeboarding, Scuba diving, sunbathing etc. So the next time you are there in Krk Island, don’t forget to enjoy them.