Things to see and do - Opatija
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Opatija Travel guide
Opatija : Michelin's recommendations
At the far end of the gulf of Kvarner, the terraces of Opatija are built on a luxuriously green hillside which drops down into the sea. Its blue waters and late 19C villas and manors are reminiscent of the French Riviera. This likeness has even earned it the nickname of "Nice of the Adriatic".
Tourist attractions Opatija : Things to see and do
Šetalište Matka Laginje
This pedestrian promenade skirts the coast linking Volosko to Lovran for 12km at sea level. It will take you past villas and gardens, some of which create a tunnel of greenery, to small creeks where a few boats bob up and down. Along the way, benches..
Eleven monuments which pay tribute to the monks who preserved the national Glagolitic script are lined up along this "alley", created alongside the road between 1977 and 1985. The brainchild of the poet Zvane Crnja, founder of the Cakavienn..
This lovely drive shaded by chestnut trees (splendid view of the surrounding countryside) leads to the gate of the town, dating from the 16C, which is made up of several zig-zag bronze doors. It is topped with a 1552 campanile, two-storey square towe..
M. Tita 89 HR - 51410 Opatija
Set in the very heart of Opatija, Hotel Agava is housed in a 19th-century villa and offers elegant rooms, an on-site restaurant and a café with a terrace where guests can enjoy watching people passing by on the main street. Free internet access is pr..
Pava Tomašića 2/2 HR - 51410 Opatija
Surrounded by lush vegetation and set in the park right next to the beach, Remisens Premium Villa Amalia is only a short walk away from the centre of Opatija. Guests can freely use the private beach, outdoor swimming pool and all other facilities of ..
Marsala Tita 108 HR - 51410 Opatija
The luxurious Hotel Bristol in Opatija has been carefully renovated, radiating imperial Austrio-Hungarian architecture with wrought iron balcony work and a splendid interior. The Viennese Café Palme serves delicious coffee or tea. You can also sip r..