Pančić park is the largest park in Rijeka. Park got its name from Josip Pančić (1814-1888), doctor and florist who discovered lots of floral types; for example ''Pančićevu omoriku'' (''Picea omorika'').The park is formed from many pine trees, cypress, leaf forest trees and conifer. Total area covered is 45.000 m2.In...more
Above the Rječina canyon, on 135m high hill, is the Trsat Castle. In the past there was a Liburnian watch post, which was of great importance to Romans. The castle lost its importance after the Turks left this area, and started to decay since then. The earthquake in 1750 severely damaged it.Restoration started when Austrian field marshal Laval...more
The Frankopan Square situated in the very heart of Trsat 443 ft (135m) above sea level is the place where the oldest Croatian church of 'the Holy Virgin' is. According to legend this seven- hundred year old sanctuary was carried over from Nazareth to Trsat by angels on the 10th May 1291, but then afterwards to Loretto in Italy on the 10th December...more
Nice shop just near the Trsat castle. The lady that works there is really friendly.
What to buy: Any souvenir, postcard, painting, Trsat coat of arms....