The Adriatic coast is a popular destination because of its attractive beaches and they are some of the greatest places to visit in the region if you are after a fantastic beach holiday.
First on the list should be Rajska Plaza, which is located on Lopar which is also known as Rab Island. Many beaches on the Adriatic coast are pebbled and this one is a beautiful oasis of sand and is very popular with visitors. The beach has excellent facilities and is kept very clean, there are bars and cafes available so you can relax by the beach and swimming is very safe as there are lifeguards on duty. One of the best ways to get an idea of how stunning the beach is would be to look at photographs; you will really see that it is a paradise.
Sv Ivan beach is located on Cres Island and has an extensive history dating back four millennia. It is a place that is tranquil and is a wonderful place to escape to and spend a relaxing holiday. This beach is not easy to reach, but everyone who goes there will tell you that the 45 minute walk is well worth it. If you do not fancy walking there is a much easier way to get to the beach, you can hire a boat from the coast nearby and have it take you to the beaches shores by sea. Its seclusion mean Sv Ivan beach is often wonderfully peaceful while others in the area have become crowded.
Zlatni Rat is arguably one of the most beautiful beaches in Croatia and is very recognisable as it appears on a great many postcards in the area. It is a fine pebble beach and stretches for over half a mile. There are a great many activities to take part in on this beach and these will appeal to those who like adventure, there are jetskis, boats, gondolas, and banana boats all available for rent. This beach is particularly known as a hotspot for those who enjoy windsurfing.
As well as these entertainment facilities there are plenty of opportunities to relax, along the beachfront there are a great many restaurants and bars where you can find good food and refreshments. The centre of the beach is forested and here you will find a good selection of cafes.
For those who enjoy a good party, Zrce beach on Pag Island is probably the destination to head for. It is very popular among younger people and it is known for its beach parties that run all day and night. There are no less than four nightclubs on the beach which often see famous DJs performing in them. There are also several summer festivals held on the beach where famous artists perform.
Finally, there is Punta Rata which is located on the Makarska Riviera, which is known for its very long pebbled beaches. Forbes magazine recently recognised it as one of the best beaches in the world.