On island’s 268 km long and 99% uninhabited coastline you will find countless beautiful bays with hidden beaches and crystal clear sea. The best indicator of the extreme purity is a growing Dolphin population. If you meet, they’ll be happy to join you in a race or perhaps perform a stunt for you.
A series of attractive underwater locations (sunken ships, reefs, underwater islands, caves,..) will leave breathless all diving enthusiasts.
Cres is the right place for active vacation! Swimming, fishing, diving, snorkeling, windsurfing, kayaking, jogging, biking, trekking, hunting,… Or relaxing while sightseeing, dining, filming, photographing, painting, meditating, collecting medicinal and aromatic wild herbs,etc…
Island of Cres is a great gastronomic destination. It is most known for it’s olive oil, made for centuries, from 150.000 trees that can be seen everywhere. The lamb is also widely appreciated because the sheep living free in nature during the whole year, and eat aromatic herbs full of sea salt brought by the wind. You can try it in villages Loznati, Krčina or Lubenice prepared in authentic or modern recipes. Of course, there is also a plethora of various fish, shells, squids, crabs, that together with olive oil and local fruits and vegetables make fundamentals of the healthy Mediterranean cuisine.