The Best Things To Do in Opatija

Opatija is a bustling city whose attractions abound in their entertainment, modern and historical quotient. The city will leave an indelible impression on your mind with its plethora of attractive venues such as Lungo, Volosko,Moscenicka Draga, Veprinak, amongst many others. For people who want to get introduced to the quintessential traditional Opatija should visit Maiden with a Seagull or Madonna Del Mare, St. Jacov's Church or St. James Church. Opatija has a range of beaches such as Ika and Slatina Beach where you can spend some leisure time with your family and friends. For people who wish to enrich themselves with Opatija’s history and contemporary life should visit an array of museums such as Villa Angiolina and Museum of Croatian Tourism and Art Pavilion Juraj Matija. Entertainment options in Opatija include a visit to Ucka Nature Park and St. James Park. With these and many other attractions, Opatija welcomes tourists from all over the world.

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    Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Opatija, Croatia

    Must see places in Opatija ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Opatija and point of interests to visit.

  1. Lungo

    #1 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    Lungo

    Tags: Waterfront, Walking Area, Tourist Center

    Address: Marsala Tita, Opatija, Croatia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A pleasing walking area where you can not only admire the beautiful waterfront but also gaze at the alluring villas that adorn the town of Opatija!

  2. Volosko

    #2 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    Volosko

    Tags: Restaurant, Tourist Center, Neighborhoods , Harbour

    Address: Obalno setalista Franza Josefa I, Opatija, Croatia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A beautiful neighbourhood displaying the culture of the locals is a scenic place to be. You can have some great seafood at the restaurants as you admire the photogenic little harbour. 

  3. Moscenicka Draga

    #3 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    Moscenicka Draga

    Tags: Outdoors, Beach, Water Body, Hiking Trail

    Address: Opatija, Croatia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A beautiful petite village near Croatia- Moscenicka Draga is not a just a beach. Its alluring pedestrian ways, charming promenade and bunch of interesting activities make it ideal for a day-out. With ...Read more

  4. Slatina Beach

    #4 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    Slatina Beach

    Tags: Beach, Water Body, Water Sport

    Address: Opatija, Croatia

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Beautiful coast, waters perfect for a swim, ideal sand for sunbathing and a variety of cafes and restaurants to quench your thirst. Slatina beach is the best place you can be when in Opatija....Read more

  5. Maiden With A Seagull Or Madonna Del Mare

    #5 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    Maiden With A Seagull Or Madonna Del Mare

    Tags: Outdoors, Waterfront, Landmark, Tourist Center

    Address: Opatija, Croatia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Known as the symbol of Opatija, this one-time cemetery of a girl of stone was erected in 1956 on the promontory front. The site originally had the sculpture “Madonna Del Mare” which was co...Read more

  6. Ucka Nature Park

    #6 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    Ucka Nature Park

    Tags: Outdoors, Park, Picnic Spot, Nature

    Address: Liganj 42, 51415 Lovran, Croatia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Adorning the northernmost spots of Mediterranean area, Mount Ucka in which the Ucka Nature Park is set, is a pleasant highlight of the Istrian Peninsula and the Bay or Kvarner.  Climbing the high...Read more

  7. Villa Angiolina And Museum Of Croatian Tourism

    #7 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    Villa Angiolina And Museum Of Croatian Tourism

    Tags: Museum, Architecture

    Address: Park Angiolina 1, 51410, Opatija, Croatia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    One of the finest tourist attractions in Opatija, the grand villa dates back to 1844. Built by a rich merchant Iginio Scarpa from the near-by town of Rijeka, it is one of the oldest buildings in Opati...Read more

  8. Art Pavilion Juraj Matija Sporer

    #8 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    Art Pavilion Juraj Matija Sporer

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, Tourist Center, Exhibition

    Address: Juraj Sporer pavilion, Opatija, Croatia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    A happening hot-spot for the elite to gather, this pavilion was constructed in 1899. Later, it was re-named after the German doctor and writer: Juraj Sporer who strived for the tourism and popularity ...Read more

  9. St. Jacov's Church Or St. James Church

    #9 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    St. Jacov's Church Or St. James Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: Opatija, Croatia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm Details

    Built in early 15th century as a colony of Benedictine monks, the abbey is the origin of name of Opatija. Opatija means Abbey in Croatian language. Renovated several times; little remains of its origi...Read more

  10. Veprinak

    #10 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    Veprinak

    Tags: Church, Outdoors, Beach, View Point

    Address: Opatija, Croatia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is a medieval town at 500 meters elevation from the sea which is an ideal place for a walking trail from Opatija. Untouched nature, stunning view of the Kvarner Bay, Opatija, Rijeka and the mount...Read more

  11. Church Of The Annunciation Of Mary

    #11 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    Church Of The Annunciation Of Mary

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Architecture

    Address: Opatija, Croatia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm Details

    This Croatian church was constructed by the urge of Austrians and was completed by Italians. Stunning Neo-Romanesque triple nave structure, a distinct green dome and the national diversity of its crea...Read more

  12. Ika

    #12 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    Ika

    Tags: Outdoors, Waterfront, Walking Area, Food And Drinks

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    A popular fishing and resort town, Ika is known for its 5-star accommodation and elite tourism. Activities like water sports, walking and variety entertainment make it ideal for a peaceful weekend get...Read more

  13. St. James Park

    #13 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    St. James Park

    Tags: Park, Fountain, Picnic Spot

    Address: Opatija, Croatia

    Timings: 08:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    Located just next to the Church of Sveti Jakov (St. James/ St. Jacov/St. Jacob), this park is the centre point of many of Opatija’s prominent buildings like the Hotel Imperial, Hotel Milenij, Ju...Read more

  14. Astoria Designhotel Opatija

    #14 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija
    Timings: 24-hrs Details
  15. Opatija

    #15 of 28 Things To Do in Opatija

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  • Save 21% Postojna Cave
    Postojna Cave

    Duration: 5 Hrs

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    Rijeka Trsat castle and Kastav

    Duration: 5 Hrs

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    Trieste Miramare castle and San Giusto

    Duration: 10 Hrs

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