|Stari grad |
Stari grad 45.326521, 014.442810 (45°19'35.5"N, 014°26'34.1"E)
Backpackers 45.327123, 014.443446 (45°19'37.6"N, 014°26'36.4"E)
|Trajektna luka |
Trajektna luka 45.323969, 014.439130 (45°19’26.3″N, 014°26’20.9″E)
|Noćni izlazak |
Noćni izlazak 45.325849, 014.440557 (45°19'33.1"N, 014°26'26.0"E)
|Autobusni kolodvor |
Autobusni kolodvor 45.327846, 014.436983 (45°19’40.2″N, 014°26’13.1″E)
|Željeznički kolodvor |
Željeznički kolodvor 45.330296, 014.430328 (45°19’49.1″N, 014°25’49.2″E)
|Zračna luka |
Zračna luka 45.219736, 014.572419 (45°13’11.1″N, 014°34’20.7″E)
Rijeka is the third largest Croatian city, and was named after the karst river Riječina. The city is ideal for those who love culture, history and entertainment. Rijeka offers many sights worth visiting such as the Corso, the Old Town, Municipal Palace, Church of St. Vida, Church of St. Sebastian, rich museums, university libraries and the medieval fortified city of Trsat. In Rijeka you can have enjoy in cultural and entertainment events such as the Rijeka Carnival, Rijeka Summer Nights and Fiumanka. The city is an important industrial center and port and because of its importance and natural beauty attracts many tourists. If you ever want to have fun, but also learn something about the culture, we are awaiting your arrival.
Monuments in Rijeka preserve valuable heritage of the city and its story, which you will find out while talking walks there. The most famous street in Rijeka is certainly the Promenade where you can see numerous cultural attractions. Top sights and attractions that we recommend you to visit are: City Tower, Shrine of Our Lady, Trsat Castle, History Museum, The Promenade, St. Vitus’ Cathedral, The Church of Our Lady of Lourdes, The Market, Učka.
Rijeka has a good nightlife and entertainment, organized by the local cafes, bars, pubs and clubs. If you prefer having fun outdoors on the beaches during the summer months, bring together companies and have fun until the early morning hours.
If you visit Rijeka, we recommend tasting its traditional cuisine, such as grilled food, various platters, seafood with lots of vegetables, various sauces for every taste and homemade sausages in wine. Restaurants, fast food places, cafes and bars will introduce you to the Rijeka cuisine.
The average temperature in winter is 6°C (42°F), and in the summer, the temperature rises to pleasant 24°C (75°F). Through the year, Rijeka has 2,267 hours of sunshine.
Rijeka 51000, Kvarner
45.326702, 014.442512 (45°19’36.1″N, 014°26’33.0″E)
Town hall: 00385 (0)51 335 882
Prices in Rijeka
45 HRK (5.9 EUR)
40 HRK (5.20 EUR)
7 HRK ( 0.9 EUR)
6.5 HRK (0.85 EUR)
25 HRK (3.30 EUR)
7 HRK (0.90 EUR)
90 HRK (12.10 EUR)
25 HRK (3.30 EUR)
40 HRK (5.20 EUR)
10 HRK (1.30 EUR)
15 HRK (2 EUR)
13 HRK (1.7 EUR)
|2 person hotel
500 HRK (65 EUR)
|2 person apartment
350 HRK (45EUR)
|1 person hostel
130 HRK (17 EUR)
|Generally||Flat 50 m2
45 000 EUR
4000 HRK (520 EUR)
1000 HRK (130 EUR)
9.50 HRK (1.25 EUR)
8.50 HRK (1.10 EUR)
4 HRK (0.50 EUR)
Find the best location for you to stay depending on your needs
We advise you where to find accommodation depending on what type of traveler you are.
For example, if you are more of a nightlife type, then you will find accommodation near popular tourist streets and night clubs, if you prefer a peaceful and quiet vacation, then it is best for you to accommodate near beaches or parks, and if you are a backpacker travelling without a car, then you should settle in the center, where all events and tourist attractions are located.
Look up for the marked locations on the map for accommodation and their distance from important points of interest.
You like going out until late at night, popular tourist streets abounding with people, night clubs and similar activities? Then accommodate in the center of events and don’t waste too much time on traveling.
You had enough of business stress and you went on vacation to relax far away from the everyday hustle? For you it is best to settle right next to a beach, park or in the old city center where at the evening you will visit popular sights after enjoying on the beach.
You are always willing to spend time with people, because of which you travel in a unique way so you could meet the local people and make new acquaintances. If you travel without a car and have a limited budget, we recommend you a favorable accommodation in the city centre so that everything is at hand’s reach.
Scams in Rijeka
During your stay in Rijeka, you do not have to be afraid of frauds and theft, because Croatia is a safe country, and you will be safe in it. You will rarely see a thief or a criminal running from the police in the street because they are almost no such occurrences. Also, as far as the retailers in Croatia, people are very friendly, sometimes they are even willing to negotiate the price, but they will definitely not try to trick you.
The only thing you should be careful about is when you are driving with a taxi make sure that the taxi driver turns on the taximeter, because they are obliged to do that but sometimes they “forget” and charge you more then they should.
Croatia boasts on numerous private taxis who are always there for you. In some cities, from your accommodation place to your destination it will take you 20kn/5 km, which is more than affordable. The friendly staff will show you a place where something is, explain where you can find something or simply answer your questions.
The entire Croatia has a highly developed and modern bus transportation. Affordable, friendly staff, comfortable seats and wifi in some. Simply enough for a pleasant journey.
Croatian railways cannot say that they have the most modern trains, but they are safe and neat. Although it will take you a longer time to reach your destination, with affordable prices, friendly staff and beautiful scenery, your trip will pass quickly.
As far as marine transport in Croatia, we can say that we have good connectivity to many European cities. With the beautiful Adriatic sea, scenery, friendly staff, very clean and safe type of transport, your trip will be unforgettable and you will hardly wait to repeat it.
Croatia is relatively well connected via the air transport. You can mainly travel across the bigger cities, as well as bigger islands which record a larger number of tourists. The main central airport connected to other airports in Croatia is the city of Zagreb. The country has its own airline called Croatia Airlines. The company’s airplanes are secure and comfortable, but are usually rather small. Croatia airlines offers domestic flights, as well as international flights to major European cities.
If you wish to afford a solid holiday in Croatia, here are a few tips. Please note that prices are different in different parts of the country, but the difference is not that big. For a single person’s seven days stay in Rijeka it takes about 1050 HRK (140 EUR) for accommodation, 700 HRK (90 EUR) for food, 550 HRK (70 EUR) for pocket money and a few souvenirs.
Croatia has a very good knowledge of foreign languages. The Croats skillfully communicate mostly in English, then in German, Italian, and French, Spanish, Hungarian and other languages known to a smaller number of people.
In terms of religion, Croatia provides its citizens with freedom of choice. However, the largest number of believers belong to Catholicism, Orthodox and evangelical religion, then to Islam and Protestantism. But there is also a certain percentage of people referred to as atheists or members of other religious communities.
In Croatia there are type C, E and F outlets, so if you do not have an appropriate cable, we recommend that you take the appropriate adapter with you. The voltage in the country is 220, 240V.
The currency used in Croatia is kuna (HRK). In order to have an idea of the value of the kuna, here is a couple of examples of it’s value: 1 EUR (7.50 HRK), 1 USD (6.80 HRK), 1 CHF (6.80 HRK) 100 JPY (6.10 HRK), 1 CNY (1 HRK).
Phone – SIM card
SIM card – pay as you go that are mostly used in Croatia are Bon-Bon, Tele2, Tomato. Prices for calls within the Croatia are quite affordable and you do not have to expect high costs. If you phone home, the price of outgoing calls to the Member States of the European Union amounts is 4.50 HRK (0.60 EUR)/min, and the price of the message is 0.99 HRK (0.13 EUR).