Best Things To Do in Rijeka, Croatia

Have you ever visited a new place and felt ‘wow’ about it? For many visitors, it happens at Rijeka.

Rijeka may not be as popular as other cities in Croatia, but don’t let that fool you. Rijeka is a smaller but beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit. You will be surprised by some of the unique things to do and places you can explore at this hidden destination.

You can definitely plan a few hours of a side trip here while traveling to Zadar or Ljubljana. You might wish to revisit it someday again, to take a break and relax at Rijeka.

If you have plans to visit Croatia and are not sure if Rijeka should be included in your itinerary, keep reading. In this list, we have put together some of the things to do in Rijeka and around. We have a hunch that if you include this city in your travel plans, you will be thrilled you did so.

Tourist Attractions in Rijeka

Here is the list of things to do in Rijeka and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Tower Centar Rijeka

    4.3 (194 Votes)
    Tower Centar Rijeka

    Shopping Center, Tower

    Address: Ul. Janka Polica Kamova 81, 51000, Rijeka, Croatia

    Your shopping spree will be satisfied wonderfully once you pay a visit to the Tower Center Rijeka. Covering a sprawling area of 125,000 square meters, this tower looks nothing but majestic. In this tower, the shopping zones are nothing but awesome. A large array of 150 stores will make you crave for more shopping. Not only for shopping but you c...Read more
  2. Sveti Juraj Mucenik

    4.4 (102 Votes)
    Sveti Juraj Mucenik

    Church, Religious Site

    Address: Ul. Petra Zrinskog 11, 51000, Rijeka, Croatia

    Sveti Juraj mucenik is an old fashioned church located in Rijeka. It is dedicated to Saint George, a much venerated Christian martyr. According to popular belief, he was a Roman soldier who was sentenced to death because he refused to recant Christianity. This church is modest looking and unassuming. It has a white tower and the main part of th...Read more
  3. Trsat Fortress

    4.7 (71 Votes)
    Trsat Fortress

    Historical Site, Fort

    Address: Trg Rijecke rezolucije 1, 51000, Rijeka, Croatia

    Trsat Fortress, popularly known as Trsatska Gradina is a site of considerable historical significance. It lies in the city of Rijeka, a cultural and historical center of Croatia. The history of this site dates back to the 13th century and it is one of the oldest fortifications in Croatia. But as it faced several battles and natural calamities, ...Read more
  4. St. Vitus Cathedral

    4.5 (393 Votes)
    Grivica ul. 11, 51000, Rijeka, Croatia
    Church
  5. Molo Longo

    4.5 (218 Votes)
  6. Natural History Museum

    4.4 (257 Votes)
    Museum
  7. Museum
  8. Kapucinske stube 5, 51000, Rijeka, Croatia
    Church