Excursion tips Discover Opatija and the surroundings


  • The Franz Joseph Promenade, also known as Lunogmare - a 10 km walking seafront promenade along the coast of Kvarner Bay – take Lungomare map with you to discover al the sights of Opatija.
  • The Carmen Sylva promenade in Opatija - a forest promenade with fantastic views of the Riviera and Kvarner Bay from green oasis above the town
  • Visit the small town of Veprinac high above Opatija and it`s churc - from here you can also see the Miramar
  • The highest point on Učka, Vojak rises to just over 1,400m above sea level - the last 500 meters are ideal for hiking. Once at the top you have a distant view all the way to Venice!


  • Kastav and its forest hiking trails - Snail, Rabbit and Deer trail ... something for everyone
  • Rijeka - The cultural capital 2020 and the capital of the region
  • Trsat - the Marian pilgrimage that even Pope John Paul II visited
  • The island of Krk - the island with a mainland connection can be easily reached over the bridge
  • Brseč marks the geographical beginning of the Kvarner region 20 km south of Opatija and is located on a cliff
  • Moščenice can be hiked over 700 steps from the seaside resort of Moscenicka Draga
  • Senj and the Nehaj Castle
  • Gorski Kotar, the mountainous hinterland of the coast beautiful for hiking or cycling