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Stand on the Observation Deck of Trsat Castle

There is a hill next to Rijeka. It is a Roman settlement under the name of Tarsatica. You can reach it by bus or on foot. The observation deck and Basilica of the Blessed Virgin Mary are located on the top of the hill. There is also a Trsat Castle there. It was built on the foundation of a ruined Roman fortress in the XIII century. It was restored in 1960. It has been used for defensive purposes in the past. It is one of the main attractions of the city today. It is open to tourists from 9 am to 10 pm from the first days of April to the end of November.
The largest port city in Croatia and a major transportation center, Rijeka is also a popular tourist area. The central part of the city, which is called Korzo, is the most notable in … Open
Exhibitions and concerts are often held in its courtyard. You can go through the gate to go up to the architectural complex. The gate has the appearance of a triumphal arch, typical of the Baroque style. You will be able to climb the stairs with 600 steps. It is made of stone and runs through a steep gorge. It was named in honor of Captain Petar Kruzic. He was engaged in its construction in 1531. You will also have the opportunity to stand on the observation deck. It is equipped in the main tower. You will be able to enjoy panoramic views of Rijeka and the suburbs.

Ferry Trip to the Islands

If you love nature, you might be interested in taking the ferry to Losinj Island. You can visit one of the local wellness centers once there. You can also admire the dolphins that swim past the shore. You can also reach the island of Cres by ferry. You will have the opportunity to relax on the shore of Lake Van and explore the Lubenice fortress there. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
The largest port city in Croatia and a major transportation center, Rijeka is also a popular tourist area. The central part of the city, which is called Korzo, is the most notable in … Open

Visit the Racetrack

You can spend time on the circuit during your stay in Rijeka. It is located on the coast. If you come here, you will be able to test your strength in conquering a difficult route. Its roadbed has a specific terrain. It is equipped with 3 TV cameras and consists of long straight sections and several turns with different slopes and radii. Its length is 4.2 kilometers.

Active Recreation in the Village of Kostrena

If you drive 2 kilometers east of the city, you can get to the village of Kostrena. There are all conditions for active recreation on its beaches. For example, you can go to yachting, diving, soccer, tennis, volleyball, and Water Polo. A coniferous forest grows on a hill near the village. You can go running or athletics, cycling or horse riding there. You will also have the opportunity to take a long walk, admiring the beautiful scenery.
The largest port city in Croatia and a major transportation center, Rijeka is also a popular tourist area. The central part of the city, which is called Korzo, is the most notable in … Open

Explore the Underwater World and Take a Boat Trip

There are several options for active entertainment on the beach during your stay in Rijeka. Swimming, sailboat racing, Water Polo, and windsurfing are the most popular of them. You can also apply to one of the many diving schools to complete the course. Accompanied by an instructor, you can explore the depths of the Adriatic Sea by scuba diving or diving with a mask and fins.
If you are not indifferent to sea trips, you can take a trip along the Adriatic coast. You should contact the staff of the travel company Pam Tours or the city's tourist community. The trip will last 2 hours. You will have the opportunity to look to the port, Kantrida stadium, and promenade Brajdica from a new angle during this time.
The largest port city in Croatia and a major transportation center, Rijeka is also a popular tourist area. The central part of the city, which is called Korzo, is the most notable in … Open

Go Fishing in the Open Sea

You might like the idea of spending the whole day in the fresh air, going from the city port to sea fishing. You should rent a specially equipped vessel Albin 31 for this purpose. A professional captain will control it. Dorada, catfish, Barracuda, or mackerel can become fishing trophies during a voyage on the waves of the Adriatic Sea. This entertainment is available at any time of the year. But if you come to Rijeka between July and October, you will get a chance to catch bluefin tuna weighing between 50 and 150 kilograms.

City tours, excursions and tickets in Rijeka and surroundings

Reference information
Map of all castles
Survived castles around Rijeka
♥   Castle 'Nova Kraljevica' , 14.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Hreljin Castle' , 16.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Drivenik Castle' , 22 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Kalec Castle' , 35.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Zrinski-Frankopan Castle' , 37.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Nobu Will Open a Hotel in Hamburg

The Nobu restaurant in Hamburg will offer both public dining places and private rooms for guests seeking intimacy. For corporate meetings and events, the hotel offers a special outdoor terrace. The local community can also benefit from the new hotel – Nobu will launch a special private members club with a designated lounge area, special food and beverage sessions. Members of the club will be able to visit fitness and wellness centers, and even participate in exclusive events. Read this

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