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, HomeAway 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

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)
Weather

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.

Where to stay near Rijeka?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,837 holiday rentals near Rijeka. From 499 Houses to 159 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rijeka for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rijeka?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Rijeka. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Trsat Castle: 10,294 holiday rentals
  • Church of Our Lady of Trsat: 10,794 holiday rentals
  • Old Torpedo Launching Ramp: 10,274 holiday rentals
  • Church of St. Mary of the Assumption: 10,816 holiday rentals
  • Molo Longo Promenade: 10,860 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rijeka listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Rijeka?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 499 Houses in Rijeka. Our other popular types of Rijeka holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 159 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 2,152 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 2 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rijeka?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 698 holiday homes with pool available in Rijeka. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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