Daydreaming about a carefree day on the beach? Just imagine yourself on a sun lounger with blue sky above you and a light breeze caressing your skin, going for a refreshing swim in the crystal clear sea, pure enjoyment with your favourite people. A number of breathtaking beaches on the island of Krk offer you precisely that, so select your number one among the following:
Mulino beach, Malinska
The marvelous beach in Malinska has all you need for a carefree time by the sea. Situated just a few steps from Malin Hotel, the pebbly beach is an excellent choice for families. Apart from the aqua park and other available fun activities such as diving with Submalin diving center, jet ski, tube-sofa, twister etc., Mulino beach also offers sunbathing equipment, authentic Krk island meals in Mulino restaurant as well as a great place to party – Mul beach bar.
Vela plaža, Baška
A particular favourite among families with children, Vela plaža in Baška is one of the most famous Krk beaches. As its name in Croatian suggests, the large almost 2 km long pebbly beach caters for all tastes. The shallow stretch of water with sandy bottom is just perfect for kids, while numerous sports facilities, restaurants and bars ensure a fulfilling day out on the beach for everyone.
One of the oldest beaches on the island, Portapisana in Krk town boasts impressive views of the centuries-old town walls. A preferred choice for families with children, the mostly sandy and partially gravel beach has a playground, beach volleyball court and catering facilities.
Oprna, Stara Baška
One of the secluded gems on Krk, Oprna near Stara Baška is not easily reachable, but is well worth the required effort. To get to the stunning sandy and gravel beach with crystal clear sea in a quiet cove, you can come by boat or go down narrow and steep path.
Meline, Soline Bay
Famous for its healing mud, Meline beach is great fun for everyone. Due to the large shallow stretch, the water gets warm soon so it’s one of the first on the island to welcome the bathing season and is greatly enjoyed by all generations.
Velo čelo, near Punat
Also known as the ‘golden beach’, the isolated Velo čelo is surrounded by high cliffs of golden colour and it represents one of the most intimate spots on the island. Situated between Punat and Stara Baška, the beach can only be reached by boat.
Vela luka, near Baška
One of the most breathtaking sights on the island, Vela luka may have challenging access, but it’s worth the trouble. Either you take a (taxi) boat or go on a 6 km hike along the rocky path to come to the large sandy and gravel beach, where you can get some refreshment in a restaurant and rent a lounger.
A quiet pebbly beach with crystal clear water, Potovošće near Vrbnik is a true gem hidden in a lovely cove. Surrounded by hills covered with Mediterranean greenery, the beach can be accessed by car or boat. During the high season, there’s a bar serving refreshments and renting sun umbrellas.
All in one … in Malinska
An example of a charming coastal town that caters for all tastes, Malinska offers you a selection of beaches that perfectly match your needs. From Mulino beach, sandy and rocky Haludovo surrounded by pine trees, central Rupa beach with numerous facilities and access for people with disabilities, lovely family beach Rova to untouched Rajska (‘paradise’) beach preferred by naturists, your very own beautiful spot awaits you in Malinska for a great time by the sea.