Village of Punat and Punat Marina with the total capacity, wet and dry berths, for 1250 boats. Source: croatia-yachting-charter.com
Punat is a settlement located on the east coast of Punat Bay, on the southwest coast of the Island of Krk
. The exceptional location of the bay has made Punat one of the largest Croatian sailing centers with a modern, large capacity marina. Punat is also the island centre for olive farming. Almost all the families grow olives. Since many of them also rent apartments, it is almost certain that guests will have the opportunity to try local olive oil. Punat is also known for beautiful beaches. Some are located in the immediate vicinity of the village and some can only be reached by boats. When speaking of
Islet of Kosljun with the Franciscan monastery and rich vegetation on a protected cove. Source: apartmanija.hr
Punat, one must mention the islet of Kosljun that is located only 750 meters from Punat. Kosljun is the location of the Franciscan Monastery with a valuable library, ethnography museum, zoo collection and permanent exhibit of sacral art. Although the island doesn't have any hospitality contents, all those who visit it will be enchanted by its rich vegetation, treasures of the monastery and chapels in the middle of the forest. At the end of May, Punat holds the International Sailing Regatta, Croatia Cup. Gallery Tos organizes art exhibits throughout the summer. In the summer, the guests can also
Punta de Bij beach with pebbled and rocky areas and entertainment contents. Source: tzpunat.hr
enjoy klapa ensemble and classical music concerts, folklore evenings, theatrical events, folk celebration and summer carnival. In June, Punat organizes Festa od surlica, a gastronomy event that presents the hand manufacture of homemade pasta. At the end of October and beginning of November, Punat organizes Olive Days, with organized olive picking and a visit to the oil processing plant. As far as accommodation goes, Punat has three hotels: Kanajt, Park and Omorika, three camps: Konobe, Pila and Maslinik, and accommodation is also available at Halugice hostel and private apartments which Punat, as well as other villages on the island of Krk, has plenty of.
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