Opatija – the ideal destination for a break at any time of the year
Thanks to its mild Mediterranean climate, Opatija can be visited throughout the year. Summer is ideal for swimming in the sea and sunbathing. When temperatures get really hot, you can find refreshment on a nearby beach. In the autumn, the temperatures are more moderate but still ideal for long walks by the sea or enjoying a cup of coffee on terraces with stunning views of Kvarner Bay. The winters in Opatija are mild and temperatures still pleasant, which makes this time of year perfect for exploring the best bars and restaurants in the town. The spring brings the awakening of nature: this is the time to enjoy the first warm rays of the sun on the terraces of Opatija's beautiful seaside cafés.
Located between the sea on the one side and the green slopes of Mount Učka on the other, Opatija is the ideal destination for an unforgettable holiday. The town is notable for its rich history, tradition and culture. Opatija is home to the first hotel built on the Adriatic – the Hotel Kvarner, which has preserved its historic charm right up to the present day. Over the years, numerous hotels and villas have been built in the town.
Opatija is a very popular destination thanks to its favourable location, good transport connections, and the area's mild Mediterranean climate. The vicinity of the sea and nearby Mount Učka provides many opportunities for both those looking for action-packed holidays and those who prefer quiet family ones. Opatija is distinguished by its Lungomare coastal promenade, along which you can recharge your batteries and enjoy splendid views of the sea and green parks.
Opatija really has something to offer for everyone. A variety of cultural and entertainment events, superb restaurants, clean beaches – plenty of opportunities for a fulfilling holiday to everybody's taste.