Omisalj is a town located on the northwest coast of the island and is the first place on the road from the bridge to the south. With the city of Krk, Omisalj is the oldest settlement on the island, and today it has about 1871 inhabitants. It is built on a cliff about 85 meters high and it has a magnificent view of the Quarner bay and town Rijeka.
Omisalj has a rich cultural and historical heritage that keeps the old town Omisalj in its streets, churches, chapels, bell towers.
We should mention Dubec park that stretches to 8 km2 from the sea to the city walls where you can see most of the island's plants, as well as those imported.
Tourism in Omisalj
Tourism in Omisalj began to develop in 1925th, when tourists came only sightseeing, but with the arrival of electricity in the city, was built the first hotel, first beach was made and Omisalj become a popular tourist destination located near the bridge.
This tradition, despite a nearby industry, managed to keep up till today and now offers many activities for guests such as excellent restaurants, well-kept beaches with sports and recreational facilities. In addition to the many attractions in the city itself, one can visit the nearby ancient Roman city Fulfinium open to tourists.
The most important thing for tourists is, of course, accommodation in Omisalj. Several hotel companies, and numerous private apartments and rooms in private houses but also the camp, are available during the summer.