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Family trip to Opatija with children. Ideas on where to go with your child

Opatija Opatija is famous for its magnificent beaches, which at different times have been visited many famous people - Erich Maria Remarque, Henryk Sienkiewicz, Józef Piłsudski. Well, it's certainly worth following their example, and take kids with you - they will surely have something to do here. Besides exploring the city's attractions (Villa Agnolina, “The Maiden with the Seagull” statue, the Church of Our Lady of the Annunciation), they will be interested in visiting some museums, relaxing on the beach, and taking a walk through the parks of the resort city.
This city is one of the most popular resorts in Croatia. Already in the beginning of the last century this place attracted tourists from Europe. Mild climate, picturesque nature and large … Open
Together with kids, be sure to check out Bazeni Kantrida - swimming pools on the seashore. This is a kind of unique place where you can get a wonderful experience. The center is very well maintained and clean, providing indoor and outdoor pools. It also houses a nice cafe where visitors should go to try tasty Croatian dishes. Near the water center is Villa Nora - a rocky beach ideal for practicing sports activities like diving, volleyball, handball.
Kids will be happy to go camping, and Camp Preluk is the right place for that. In addition, the complex has a private beach with stunning views of the Adriatic Sea. Also, small travelers will enjoy time spent in entertainment centers such as Bowling Rijeka and Billiard 8. Here, besides the opportunity to play bowling and billiards, you will have a chance to spend time as a family enjoying every minute of your stay in the resort town. Copyright
Opatija offers its guests to visit numerous restaurants of various trends among which one will find as upscale establishments serving rare delicacies so small budgetary eateries and buzzing … Open
As for local beaches, an outstanding one is Slatina - the most visited local beach. Emerald water, sports opportunities, restaurants and cafes serving delicious food - all this attracts hundreds of people and makes it the most popular beach in Opatija. As well as the fact that the beach is clean and well-groomed, for which it was awarded the “Blue Flag”. All one might need for active leisure can be found on concrete slabs.
Croazia, Opatija Plaža Črnikovica is ideal for sunbathing. There are several playgrounds for children, as well as conditions for doing beach sports. In addition, here you can go on a cruise or watch arriving or departing ships, which look absolutely mesmerizing. Another interesting beach for the whole family is Medevja Beach famous for its unparalleled mountain views. Children can play on specially equipped playgrounds, and you should certainly visit one of the local cafes as a family.
Culture of OPatija is a unique fusion of Slavonic, European and Oriental traditions. Local people are rather moderate, but as the same time amiable and friendly, they are trustful and … Open
Opatija Luka marina is also striking with its panoramic views. It is certainly worth taking a stroll along the waterfront to find extraordinary peace of mind and tranquility. All thanks to the beautiful views and the atmosphere. Nearby you can find several great restaurants serving delicious Croatian dishes. However, amazingly beautiful views can also be admired in Park Prirode Učka. Here you can follow ready-made routes leading to all interesting places of the reserve. It's also a great idea to explore Park Angiolina to enjoy its relaxing atmosphere of peace and admire the beautiful garden ensemble.
View from Hotel Astoria, Opatija As for children-friendly museums in Opatija, it's worth mentioning the Rikard Katalinić Jeretov Rodna Kuća presenting household items of the local residents' ancestors, as well as the Peek & Poke Computer Museum where one can find out how the era of computers began. Some models of personal computers will surprise many adults, but for young visitors, this is a unique opportunity to gain new interesting knowledge and later show it off at school, surprising even some teachers.
Opatija has been a popular resort destination from the 19th century. The Croatian resort has got its popularity among foreign guests due to nature attractions and historical landmarks as … Open
Among restaurants and cafes, it is recommended to visit several that could provide memories of a great time spent in Opatija. Of course, these are the places serving the best desserts. So, check out Kaokakao to try wonderful cakes and pastries, Choco bar Kraš for chocolate desserts (ice cream, pastries), and for wonderful cocktails and ice cream desserts, go to Stella Cafe Bar. Wagner Cafe is perfect for those who cannot live without cakes, and Gradska Kavana Cafe is ready to offer delicious pies.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Opatija and surroundings

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Amusement parks near Opatija
♥   Amusement park 'Glavani Park' Barban, 45.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Adventure Park Postojna' Postojna, 49.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Dinopark Funtana' Funtana, 58 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Kärntner Erlebnispark' Hermagor, 158.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Opatija
♥   Water park 'Istralandia' Brtonigla, 53.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Aquariums in Opatija and nearby
♥   Aquarium 'Akvarij Crikvenica' , 35.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Aquarium 'Aquarium Pula' , 67.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Zoos and gardens in/near Opatija
♥   Zoo 'Ljubljana Zoo' Ljubljana, 80.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Parco Zoo Punta Verde' Lignano Sabbiadoro, Udine, 103.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Parco dei Pappagalli' Latisana, Udine, 111.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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