The warm waters weave through small coves
Rabac holidays will whisk you away to a pretty bay in the Istria region of Croatia. Originally a fishing village, the harbour and the town has maintained considerable charm and character. Due to the white pebble beaches, stunning turquoise waters and lush vegetation Rabac has gained the nickname as the ‘Pearl of the Adriatic’.
Rabac beaches reputation for being clean are legendary and thanks to the white pebbles the waters are outstandingly clear making for ideal conditions for snorkelling and diving. The warm waters weave through small coves and quiet hideaways and are a great way to see the coastline. Along with diving schools scattered along the shore there are plenty of water sports to take part in and closer to the harbour you can easily catch a boat excursion leading to the nearby islands.
When you are not sunbathing or exploring the clear under waters you can venture into the beautiful town or take a peaceful cultural walk past the pastel Croatian houses. Shopping tends to be fairly low key although great for bargain souvenirs. For the serious shopper the resort of Pula is close by where you can shop till you drop. Holidays in Rabac also offer a cultural hit in the form of a museum detailing the mining past of the town or the fortress with spectacular views.
Quick Rabac Tips
The transfer time from the airport to resort is approx 1 hour
The capital of Croatia is Zagreb
Many Croatians speak English as their second language, but German and Italian are very popular too
A must for those seeking a relaxing vibe
Evening entertainment maintains the low key vibe with a few bars and discos open fairly late. The draw of the evening is the choice of mouth watering restaurants and the range of excellent fresh food you can taste. Seafood is a huge hit in this historic fishing village with lobster, shellfish and fresh fish regularly on the menu. Other local musts are homemade pasta and sauces reflecting Croatia’s close proximity to the culinary delightful Italy. There are many international dishes so you’re guaranteed to find something to suit.
The small island of Cres is perfect to visit on a romantic cruise and a visit uphill to the nearby town of Labin is a must for anyone visiting the area. With Croatia fast becoming a hot spot in Europe Rabac is a must for those seeking a relaxing vibe in a truly stunning resort. Holidays to Rabac are available to book online at Latedeals.co.uk
Top Places To Visit
Situated on a limestone hill, Labin was a former medieval fortress town that has been transformed into a fascinating artistic attraction with interesting cafes, galleries and museums that details its past
Girandella Beach is one of the livelier beaches in the resort and attracts a number of younger tourists due to its large number of sporting activities available. The beach had also been awarded Blue Flag status
The stunning Postojna caves are a system of mysterious, unique and rare amphibian Proteus Anguinus, or human fish as it is popularly called here. See the magnificent caverns and glistening stalactite formations from where trains carry visitors deep into the mountain. Then walk through an amazing series of caverns, each containing a more bizarre array of rock formations