Touristic association of the town of Kraljevica
Dagnjijada i koncert Marka ŠkugoraProgram Leto va Kraljevici 2018 Promenadni koncert GDPR ObavijestKoncert Jose Butorca i klape Vinčace
Let's meet Kraljevica...
Kraljevica is an old small town in Primorje, located at the entrance to Bakar bay, around twenty kilometres south of Rijeka. It has an indented coastline with green and lush vegetation, so it is famous for its beaches and its beautiful promenade. Medieval castle Nova Kraljevica and castle Zrinski with the church Saint Nikola that are the legacy of the Croatian noble Zrinski and Frankopan families, are a venue for cultural and entertainment events and, together with the surrounding area, are a tourist destination for those who want a vacation, to swim, dive and, of course, to have fun and enjoy the cultural offer. Thank's to its geographic position, Kraljevica was one of the first health tourism centres. Among other things, the benefits of climate are an important reason for the tradition in health tourism. The influence of sun, sea, air and bora wind are very highlighted on health.
Kraljevica, historical city...
The routes of Frankopans
Nova Kraljevica CastleOld town Zrinski
From the beginning oft he 12th century to the second half oft he 17th the Croatian aristocratic Frankopan family left numerous traces of their influence and power throughout Primorje – Gorski Kotar County. The routes oft he Frankopans cultural route encourages the evaluation, restoration, protection and innovative interpretation of 17 Frankopan castles and 3 sacral buildings.
Dear friends, my sincerest greetings!
With these words at the entrance to his home Fran Krsto Frankopan, aristocrat, military leader, poet translator and conspirator, one oft he most famous from the Frankopan lineage would have greated you. His castle, although originally Zrinski, is today the simbolic home of both oft he Croatian branches whose destiny, like a little family saga in Europe, marked the fate of one nation and its contacts with others. The Nova Kraljevica castle is the first stop on the historical and cultural journey anda n invitation to the investigation of the rich material and spiritual heritageof the Frankopans and Zrinskis. The Castle of Nova Kraljevica is a late-Renaissance richly equipped residential palace of rectangular ground plan with four cornerstones. Its open for visiting from 10-14h.
Emerged in the Middle Ages as a small Frankopan fortification next to St. Nicholas' Chapel. In 1651. Count Petar Zrinski expanded it, making it today a majestic building with two atria, including the church and the city administration, library and other facilities. The church was rebuilt in the late 18th century. Both the altarpiece of St. Nicholas and the building are declared national cultural assets.
Kraljevica Outdoor Tourism...
Outdoor stay is one of the most important things in Kraljevica. Well kept promenades are an opportunity to enjoy the ambince of this area. From the sea to the old places in the hinterland of Kraljevica in the elevations, by the sea and through the forest landscapes – one combines many things: recreation, beauty of nature, tour of cultural monuments, a trip to tradition and many gastronomic temptations. Do you particulary enjoj sailing or diving? Do you prefer to take a walk or drive to cooler, green areas? We are not asking you to choose, stay here and try all!