Cres Island

Categories: Mediterranean, Nature, Seaside

The island of Cres is located in the vast Kvarner Bay and it is the largest Adriatic island. Shore is extremely indented with many pebble beaches on the west and south, while on the north and east one can find many steep and rugged rocks. Cres has rich endemic flora and fauna. It is the least populated island in the Adriatic and Mediterranean sea. People on island are mainly working with sheeps, olives, medicinal herbs, beekeeping and tourism. 

Cres Island

The island of Cres is located in the vast Kvarner Bay and it is the largest Adriatic island. Shore is extremely indented with many pebble beaches on the west and south, while on the north and east one can find many steep and rugged rocks. Cres has rich endemic flora and fauna. It is the least populated island in the Adriatic and Mediterranean sea. People on island are mainly working with sheeps, olives, medicinal herbs, beekeeping and tourism. 

Similar locations

  • Plateau above Baška

    The plateau above Baška is often compared to the Moon's surface because of its rugged appearance dominated by unprecedented white stone wasteland. The sea view,...

  • Lighthouse Maltempo

    Located on the solitary side of Vošćica at the north of the island of Krk. The rustic lighthouse building was built in the 19th century...

  • Villa Ariston

    Villa Ariston Hotel is surrounded by beautiful garden that descends all the way to the sea. On its stone terraces you can enjoy stunning views...

  • Fulfinum - Mirine

    An imposing Early Christian Complex of Mirina was created in the outskirts of the ancient city in the 5th century. The impressive church near Omišalj...

  • Remnants of Ledenice Fortress

    Remnants of the medieval fortress are located on a steep hill near Vinodol where a Romanic and Gothic church of Saint Stephan the First Martyr...

  • Road to Lovranska Draga

    The road with a beautiful view of the Adriatic Sea, located between settlements of Tuliševica and Lovranska Draga....