The island Rab is a part of the Kvarner region.
Along with the city of Rab, the island has seven more idyllic towns: Barbat, Banjol,
Palit, Kampor, Mundanije, Supetarska Draga, and Lopar. In every one of these
towns you will come across beautiful beaches, clear blue sea, and accommodation
such as apartments and rooms.
The island Rab is filled with cultural heritage and many cultural-historical monuments. For example, the old town in the city Rab is very well preserved and authentic. Rab's culture and history is incorporated into its tourism. Some of its cultural and historical monuments are the church and bell tower of St. Maria, the monastery and church of St. Andrew, the City lodge, and the Palace of Nimira.
Rab offers everything necessary for a great holiday. For one, guests can chose to stay in a hotel or an apartment or room in one of Rab's private homes. As for good food, they can choose from a variety of established restaurants and taverns which serve fantastic seafood. Visitors can enjoy the sunny beaches, take walks along the seaside as well as take part in many water sports. In the evenings they can enjoy a wonderful dinner in one of Rab's restaurants and then a cocktail or two in one of its cocktail or café bars.
Rab's culture, history, nature, and most importantly, people will make your holiday an unforgettable one.
The city of Rab
Following the southwest coast of the island, after a denuded Misnjak, Barbat and Banjol we come till the city of Rab.The city of Rab acquired his title in the 10. yaer B.C. when the Roman emperor Octavian August proclaimed his indipendence. The city has in a short time recived also an epithet FELIX, which means "happy" and was given to towns to honour and compliment them. Rab represents a kind of historic-cultural journey trought the history. In favour of that speaks the fact that there are many infrastructure objects from different historical periods and style: romanic, renaiscance, gothic...Many curches testify the high spirituality of the local people, some of them out of function or even ruined. The main church is the on of the ealt of the Blessed Virgin Mary, decorated with rich scarves. The main square is the one of Saint Christopher which has a fountain with two sculpture representing Kalifront and the shepherdess Draga, characters of the local legend about a forbidden love. As one of the most significant infrastructures we must mention the old town with 4 church towers dominating above it and the city walls that even today surrounds the major part of the town.Near the town walls there is a park Komrcar with a promenade and a beach. The city of Rab is the most visited one in summer, filled with entertainment programs and manifestation, the place where people enjoy in each other company and in the beauties of the town.Even if the environmentally bounded, the city of Rab offers to it's visitors an accommodation in rooms, houses and private flats of high category.The city of Rab its an ideal destination for those who want enjoy in the peaceful surroundings under a hundred years old pine tree shadow the smell and the blue of the sea not renouncing of the advantages that a city has.