Destination guide

Adventurous Rijeka will entice you

Take a holiday to Rijeka and enjoy the area's monuments, museums and opera. This city is well-known for its seaside and beaches. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Stayz has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in and around Rijeka

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Rijeka a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Molo Longo Promenade (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Open Air Summer Theater (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Park Angiolina (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Platak Ski Resort (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Crikvenica Aquarium (16 mi / 25.7 km)

Seasonal weather in Rijeka

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Rijeka

Travellers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what Rijeka has to offer. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Rijeka is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lido Beach (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Park Angiolina (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Slatina Beach (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Medveja Beach (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Pesja Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Ucka Nature Park (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Rijeka

Fly into Rijeka (RJK), the closest airport, located 9.6 mi (15.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Pula (PUY), which is 39 mi (62.8 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Rijeka Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Rijeka?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,859 holiday rentals around Rijeka. From 528 holiday houses to 150 villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Rijeka is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Rijeka?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rijeka. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Modello Palace: 10,226 holiday rentals
  • City Tower: 10,067 holiday rentals
  • Church of Our Lady of Trsat: 10,111 holiday rentals
  • Trsat Castle: 10,100 holiday rentals
  • Šodići: 2,106 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Rijeka! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Rijeka?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Rijeka with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Crikvenica: 9,037 holiday homes
  • Opatija: 2,408 holiday homes
  • Buzet: 1,646 holiday homes
  • Vrbnik: 11,030 holiday homes
  • Lovran: 2,239 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Rijeka?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Rijeka. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Modello Palace: 10,226 holiday rentals
  • City Tower: 10,067 holiday rentals
  • Church of Our Lady of Trsat: 10,111 holiday rentals
  • Trsat Castle: 10,100 holiday rentals
  • Memorial Library and the Mazuranic-Brlic-Ruzic Collection: 10,462 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rijeka listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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