Island Krk is full with reach mediterian vegetation, beautifull sandy and stoned beaches, cristal transparent sea water warm over the whole summer season. The most beautifull beaches on the island lie along the way from Punat to Stara Baška place. Some of them are reachable only from the see by the boat and some you can approach from the road park your car along the road and use some climbing skills. Punat itself offer a variety of beaches from city beach inside the Punat bay suitable for families with small childern because of shallow sea protected with barrier for swimming people to the natural stoned and sand beaches outside the bay. Variety of beaches offer you to find small more private beach big enough for one family or the beaches 15 min. walking away mostly used by naturist.
Your relax feeling spending time on the beach help you pleasant west wind named Maestral winding from 10 p.m. to the sunset. It helps also people able to do surfing and sailing. Average daily temperatures from July to August are appx.23 C, almoust the same as see water temperature that vary from 21 to 26 C. Those are some of the reason that atract number of turist every year to visit our beautifull island also called Zlatni otok Krk (Golden Island of Krk).
Kosljun is small island only 200 meters from Punat. You can visit the island with fast taxi boats from Punat, price is around 2,00 Euro. On the island is situated Franciscan monastery. Archives and library in monastery contain over 20,000 volumes, some of which are invaluable rare copies. There is also impressive ethnographic museum, a natural history and numismatic collection, as well as a permanent exhibition of sacral art. On the island is forbidden bathing and there aren`t any bars or restaurants. Entrance fee for the island is 2,00 Euro.
Island is perfect for walking because paths are settled through whole island. There are more than 500 plant species over island.
A little island within the Punat bay.
There is a nice franciscan monastery worthwile visiting. There are boats from Punat going there daily.