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High on a mountain crest above Opatija you can see the church of Veprinac

Depending where you start in Opatija, there are various signposted ways to access the pathway to... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Bagshot, United Kingdom
Great view

One of the most beautifull views in area. Walking to that, you will have to pass old town. Once you... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Play W
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| This small hill-top village is close to Opatija., Rijeka, Croatia
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Depending where you start in Opatija, there are various signposted ways to access the pathway to Veprinac. Most converge to pass under the Nova Cesta (main road) through a small tunnel at the top of Velog Joze (the road between the bus station and Remisens...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 3 March 2018

One of the most beautifull views in area. Walking to that, you will have to pass old town. Once you are there you can get to mountain Ucka and visit another nice viewing place. The Učka is a mountain range in northwestern Croatia. It rises...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Play W
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Veprinac is behind Opatija not Rijeka. It's 1,5 hours from Opatija center by foot. You can go in sneakers. Go when it is not too hot. On the top behind the church you will get stunning view on Opatija, Rijeka, island Cres....

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank andrej k
Reviewed 9 September 2016

If you ever visit Rijeka or places around it would be shame if you wouldn't take a day and visit the top of Ucka mountain. Along the way to the top of the mountain you arrive at this place. I suggest you to make a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank pul_luk
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Veprinac is one of those places that is immediately drawn to man under the skin. The view is breathtaking - the entire Kvarner Bay is in your palm, and when you sat on the lookout in front of the local church one can truly feel...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank dmedved
Reviewed 3 August 2016

By traveling to Istra, we always take this route back home that leads us to Veprinac! We love to stop by and enjoy the view. They have a small restaurant and hotel that serves amazing cakes so it's double the fun!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank chimaj
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We've walked our way up there and back. It took us about 2 hours to go up, and ~1h40min to get back down. There are several marked Opatia-Veprinaс paths which are easy to follow. Have in mind that the paths and (especially) stairs are really...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Andrei R
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

It was great,it's beautiful.Me and my wife had a lovely day in the mountains.We saw Ucka which is super place to smoke one puf and let the dog play and run on the perfect medows.Great day.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Dora M
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Veprinac is old medieval town located above Opatija, only 15 minutes drive from the coast. Old town of Veprinac is at around 500 m above sea level, consists of City gate and a museum inside, St.Ana church and on the top of Veprinac St.Marko church,...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Marina V
Reviewed 19 January 2015

me and my boyfriend love to escape at this peaceful part of the town. nice nature and great view at the top.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Marija K
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