loading...
Looking for accommodation in Croatia? Apartments, hotels, rooms and vacation houses; direct contact, descriptions, pictures and prices.
enhrdesiitczplfrhu
You are here: Booking Croatia > Karlobag

Karlobag

Karlobag, Croatia

Location of Karlobag makes it a perfect summer destination with a good offer of apartments and rooms. Source: senj-karlobag.eu

sjena

Everyone who ever drove along the Adriatic Motorway has stopped in Karlobag at least once. It is a town located at the crossroads between Velebit and the sea. In the past, settlement Vegium had both traffic and trade significance. This geographic position has marked the settlement throughout the next several centuries. Many of the remains still stand witness to the exchange of people and rulers in the settlement's rapturous history. Karlobag is believed to have been named after Archduke Karl, who was in charge of rebuilding it in the 16th century. City water tanks (sterne) certainly are one of the
Karlobag, Croatia

Water tanks (sterne) were the centre of the community's social life, including Karlobag. Source: tz-karlobag.hr

sjena

monuments to the traditional way of life in this town, and drinkable water sources can also be found in private homes. When it comes to cultural and historical monuments, one should certainly mention the Monastery of St. Charles of Borromeo with a large library with theological literature. Of other sacral buildings, it is worth seeing chapel dedicated to St. Ante and chapel dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary of the Seven Sorrows, located on high ground above town - Calvary. As it suits its geographical location, Karlobag is a mix of Mediterranean and continental-alpine character. With its
Karlobag, Croatia

Educational trail Terezijana is 3km long and is a part of the old Austrian road built by Emperor Joseph II. Source: tz-karlobag.hr

sjena

typical beauty of landscape, from one side Velebit and from the other Adriatic Sea, this mix is probably best reflected in the specific gastronomy offer with the best delicacies of both traditions. The potential of this place has been long recognized and the locals are well prepared for visitors. Save for accommodation offer, Karlobag holds many events in the summer, such as Karlobag summer, carnival or Art Colony. Other than apartments and rooms, visitors can also find accommodation in two hotels - Velinac and Zagreb, five camps and three mountain lodges nearby. In the very centre of Karlobag, other than apartments, there are also souvenir shops that make it possible for guests to take a bit of Karlobag with them.

Key tags: private and hotel accommodation in Karlobag, vacation in Karlobag, destination description, events, sights, rooms and apartments Karlobag - Croatia.

Other destinations of Lika-Senj County: Baric Draga | Donja Klada | Gospic | Jablanac | Metajna/Pag | North Velebit NP | Novalja/Pag | Plitvice Lakes NP | Poljanak | Rastovaca | Senj | Stara Novalja/Pag | Starigrad/Senj