It’s peaceful and quiet. It’s full of colours and delicious fruits of nature. It’s still pleasantly warm and mostly sunny with occasional cloudy spells. It’s the perfect timing to fully appreciate the beauty of Krk and let it work its autumn magic. Here are a few suggestions about how to make your holiday this time of year a truly memorable one:
Delight in heavenly flavours of autumn
Autumn has arrived to Krk bearing the gifts of nature and results of dedicated work throughout the year! Excellent climate and geographical conditions have made it possible for the island to be a true heaven for gourmets, so autumn, in addition to spring, is just the right moment to revel in authentic tastes of Krk and Kvarner. Namely, Krk Food Fest: Tastes of Autumn takes place all over the island from September 20 to October 20 and it celebrates the highlights of the season such as squid, cep mushroom, olives, grapes, figs, chestnuts, pumpkins, apples and pears, along with the well-known Krk delicacies: Kvarner scampi, fish and seafood; Krk lamb meat, prosciutto and cheese; authentic pasta šurlice.
From north to south, from east to west, various restaurants showcase the best of seasonal cuisine and give you the opportunity to treat yourself to an authentic gastronomic experience. For example, Mulino restaurant in Malinska offers you a menu with fifteen specialties including grape and caramelized pear salad, squid and mushroom salad, tagliatelle with truffles and olives, mushroom goulash with polenta, homemade plum dumplings, etc.
Visit the olive groves and vineyards
It’s the busy season of harvest! Both olives and grapes are ready to be picked, so there is an exciting buzz in every olive grove and vineyard on the island. Select one to visit or make a tour, enjoy lovely scenery and excellent ambiance over a glass of fine Krk wine – vrbnička žlahtina.
Use the ideal conditions to be active
Want to reach the peaks of Krk for stunning views? Would you like to cycle all over the island to see its amazing diversity and the change of scenery in autumn? Without the typical high temperatures of summer, the weather is absolutely perfect to be outdoors all day long. Thanks to a great number of cycling and hiking trails, Krk is your perfect host to keep in shape and gives you the constant smile of personal achievement on the face.
See the sights at your pace
Expect fewer people, have a greater experience! The roads are less busy on and off the island and so are numerous places of interest. Take a tour of the towns and explore the rich cultural historical heritage without the usual summer crowds.
Superb autumn experience on Krk
As nature shows signs of slowing down, so can you! Use your autumn break on Krk to recharge for the approaching gloom of winter by finding inspiration and indulging in absolute relaxation by the sea. Let Krk cast its spell on you with breathtaking scenery, positive ambiance and heavenly flavours of autumn!