Destination guide

The adventurous city of Cres awaits you

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Cres. Renowned for its beaches, diving and cycling, this city welcomes all visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Cres

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Cres a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Vransko Jezero Lake (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Dunat Beach (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Jami na Sredi Trail (19.7 mi / 31.6 km)
  • Crikvenica Aquarium (21.7 mi / 35 km)
  • Komrcar Park (23.7 mi / 38.1 km)
  • Molo Longo Promenade (25.5 mi / 41 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cres

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Cres is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cres Island (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Lubenice Beach (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Vransko Jezero Lake (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Jert Beach (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Martinscica Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Beli Beach (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Cres

Fly into Rijeka (RJK), the closest airport, located 20.6 mi (33.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Pula (PUY), which is 22.2 mi (35.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Cres?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,379 holiday lettings around Cres. From 1,028 houses to 387 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Cres?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cres. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Stivan: 207 holiday homes
  • Martinšcica: 187 holiday homes
  • Valun: 170 holiday homes
  • Miholašćica: 129 holiday homes
  • Merag: 2,180 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Cres! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Cres?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Cres with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Pula: 12,467 holiday lettings
  • Labin: 4,286 holiday lettings
  • Novalja: 6,891 holiday lettings
  • Svetvinčenat: 10,685 holiday lettings
  • Opatija: 2,408 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Cres? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Cres. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Church of St Anton: 14,359 holiday rentals
  • Lubenice Beach: 7,280 holiday rentals
  • Martinscica Beach: 4,236 holiday rentals
  • Beli Beach: 14,414 holiday rentals
  • Cres Tower: 9,725 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cres listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.