After only half an hour drive we arrive to Rijeka.
The walk along theatre Ivan Pl.Zajc,Palace Modello, and Rijeka’s market takes us to Orthodox church of St. Nikola to Riječko Korzo (Rijeka’s square)-always very live walking area. The continue the sightseeing walking through town’s gates towards the cathedral of St. Vid and further on along Užarska street to Kosi tower and church of Assumption.
After guided sightseeing and a break in centre of Rijeka we countinue the trip to Trsat where we will visit Trsat’s sanctuary and monastery as well as Trsat’s Gradina which dominates over the town in Rječina. Trsat’s history goes back to preilliric time when first sights of old fortress were found and strategic position was the reason of later fortress construction on that location.
After a break on Trsat. On a way back we will visit Kastav- small town built on 350 m above sea level with the magnificent view on the whole Kvarner’s bay and islands.Small town whose history goes back to 12th century was built as fortress with 7 towers but only smaller part was preserved.On the highest hill there is St. Jelena Križarica church.The oldest school in Croatian language was also established there back to 1700. After sightseeing return.
Duration: half a day / approximately 5 hours
What to wear: comfortable, sports shoes
What to take: camera
Included in price: bus,guide
Advantages: for family, young and seniors,taking photos