is situated in the Kvarner bay, 35 kilometers south of Rijeka.
Crikvenica is the center of Crikvenica Riviera which is
in fact a row of almost connected small tourist resorts:
Selce, Crikvenica, Dramalj and Jadranovo.
The entire Crikvenica Riviera is known for its sandy and
pebbly beaches equipped with various entertainment and recreational
opportunities for children, which make Crikvenica one of
the most popular seaside resorts for families. Tourism in
Crikvenica has a tradition of more than one hundred years.
sandy beach can be found in Manestra bay between Dramalj
and Kacjak peninsula. Kacjak has many small coves often
visited by naturists.
Dramalj, 3 km north-east of Crikvenica, and Crikvenica are
connected by a seaside promenade, which is ideal for walks,
roller blading, jogging and bike riding.