Crikvenica is one of the oldest summer resorts on the Mediterranean and a famous health resort with mild climate and luxurious evergreen vegetation. Cosy, family-friendly bathing resort with 7'000 inhabitants, in the south-eastern part of the region, directly by the sea, 30 km south-east from Rijeka. All shops, restaurants etc. in the resort. Indoor aquatic centre, fitness centre, sauna, solarium, massage, thalassotherapy. Besides: pharmacy, doctor. More possibilities for shopping and entertainment 30 - 35 km.
Sandy beach, with beach facilities, suitable for children. Pebble beach, with beach facilities, suitable for children. Stoney beach. Rocky beach, with beach facilities. Outdoor swimming pool. Diving, sailing, surfing, sailing school, water skiing, canoeing, rowing. Tennis. Minigolf. Fishing (permit required). Hiking paths, mountain hikes. Bicycle paths, mountain bike routes.
Because of its favourable climatic conditions, Crikvenica is an area with considerable resources and facilities for health tourism. Crikvenica is also beautiful in winter, particularly owing to the sumptuous Carnival celebrations held in January and February.