Page 15

tip: In April, head over to the highest peak of Krk island as a part of "Pohod na Obzov", and in May enjoy dishes made of sheep's cheese.

from May 2 to 8. There you will have the opportunity to taste various dishes made of sheep's cheese, while also having a good time. May will also be in the sign of sailing. The international "Austria Cup" sailing regatta will be held from May 22 to 26 in Punat, and the "Croatia Cup" cruiser regatta will be held at the same place from May 27 to 29. A bicycle adventure, the "Krk Spring Bike Adventure", awaits you in the city of Krk from May 20 to 22... Whichever reason you have for coming to the island, take some time to walk through the picturesque stone streets of its towns, to enjoy the island's delicacies, and make sure to raise a glass of the renowned Vrbnička žlahtina. 

The Island of Krk Tourist Board Trg svetog Kvirina 1, 51500 Krk, Croatia,  +385 51 221359 tz-otoka-krka@ri.t-com.hr, www.krk.hr

Two sailing regattas will be held in Punat this May: the Austria Cup and the Croatia Cup; The Cheese Festival will take place in Malinska in early May; There are more than 300 km of cultivated and marked hiking trails also available to cyclists.

© The Municipality of Dobrinj Tourist Board

Still, plan your visit to the island of Krk even sooner, especially if you want to experience a warm Easter welcome. For the Easter holidays, on March 27 and 28, the city of Krk traditionally awaits its first guests with warm Krk bread, colored eggs, and Krk delicacies. In April, the air in Baška will be full of the aroma of flowers since the town will host the "Baška rožica - Bašćanski fiori & odori" flower festival. To find out what is part of the "Protuleće va Puntu" program, visit Punat on April 9 and 10. One of the most attractive events of this program is "Pohod na Obzov" - a trip to the highest peak of the island of Krk and all the northern Adriatic islands. Reserve April 30th for "Hello Spring", where you will find plenty of good music and entertainment. May will also lure you to the island of Krk with various events. Labor day will be celebrated on May 1st in the city of Krk with a festival called "Prvomajski šušur", and extend your stay on the island for a few more days, when the "SENSA" cheese festival will be held in Malinska

© Studio Conex / The Municipality of Vrbnik Tourist Board

Hiking and sailing

February - April 2016

tipTravelMagazine

15

Profile for tipTravel magazine

tip Travel magazine Croatia 014 (English edition) 02-04/2016  

Kvarner islands: Rab, Krk, Cres, Losinj | Zagreb's spring of culture | Ogulin | Plitvice Lakes National Park | Lika-Senj County | Sibenik-Kn...

tip Travel magazine Croatia 014 (English edition) 02-04/2016  

Kvarner islands: Rab, Krk, Cres, Losinj | Zagreb's spring of culture | Ogulin | Plitvice Lakes National Park | Lika-Senj County | Sibenik-Kn...

Profile for tiptm