Kvarner region Croatia
Kvarner – There are twenty two ports for nautical tourism, of which 14 are marinas with 3,004 berths at sea and 1,766 dry berths form the base on which the Kvarner nautical-tourist offer rests and it is founded on two types of experiences: fun and education.
Its entertainment or fun part takes place through charter services, organized cruises, nautical-tourist regattas and competitions, while education applies to well organized sailing schools and schools teaching how to operate vessels.
The hinterland boasts some exceptional highland and mountain scenery, exemplified in two of its best known national parks, Plitvice lakes and Risnjak.
Tourism in Croatia began here, on the westernmost section of the Kvarner coast, when the Austro-Hungarian social elite began visiting to enjoy the freshimage