The center of Opatija Riviera is Opatija, the cradle of croatian tourism and of particular elegancy, located in the Kvarner bay, in the foothills of the mountain Učka (1.401 m).
Opatija, with its tradition and appearance, stands out from other tourist towns because of her very colourful history and is also known under different names, such as "Old dame", "Pearl of the Adriatic" or "Queen of Tourism". Opatija is a great choice either during the summer or winter time. Beautiful nature, parks, old villas, promenades and beaches attract, for over 170 years, tourists from all over the world. It is known for fancy hotels, well tended parks and unique promenade called "Lungomare".
Opatija will not dissapoint you, either you are coming for holiday, relaxation, health, business or for any other motive, because you will have the possibility to enjoy in all sorts of cultural, entertaining or sport events.
Opatija is also leading tourist town in Croatia when it comes to congress tourism and organisation of seminars and conferences. During the whole year you can also enjoy in festivals, concerts, exhibitions and all other cultural and sport happenings. Holiday in Opatija is an adventure, something you will have to tell to your friends, an everlasting, interesting myth about one destination, which has never left anyone indifferent.
Opatija is a dream story and you will always come back to her!