1. Split
    © Arnie PappSplit's riviera has unparalleled views and it's dotted with cafes to enjoy them from
  2. Primošten
    © Lukas BischoffPrimošten's picturesque riviera circles the entire peninsula
  3. Euphrasian Basilica in Poreč
    © Poreč Tourist BoardVisit the UNESCO-listed Euphrasian Basilica during your Poreč riviera stroll
  4. Šibenik cathedral
    © aiva.Šibenik's riviera has the blue Adriatic on one side and an UNESCO-listed cathedral on the other
  5. Town of Trogir
    © Nick SavchenkoTrogir's riviera is UNESCO-listed, along with the rest of the town's centre
  6. Novigrad
    © AnneteColourful houses are a sight to see from Novigrad's seaside promenade
  7. Split
    © Split Tourism BoardSplit's riviera as seen from the city's Cathedral of St. Domnius
  8. Rovinj, adriatic, riviera, sea, coasting, croatia, istria, istra
    © epepa.euRovinj's riviera is dotted with shops, bars and idyllic seaside cafes
  9. Poreč
    © Istria Tourist BoardA seafront view of Poreč's pretty promenade
  10. Lovran
    © xbrchxLovran's peaceful riviera is full of colour
  11. View of Karlobag, Zadar county
    @ Karlobag Tourist boardVisitors to Karlobag in Zadar County can enjoy a seaside stroll by the city centre
  12. View of Adriatic sea near Karlobag, Zadar county
    @ Karlobag Tourist boardKarlobag's surroundings offer lovely forested strolls as well
  13. Bridge in Nin, Zadar county
    @ Croatian Tourist boardThe town of Nin's riviera can be entered by crossing over a sea bridge
  14. Pakostane bay, Zadar county
    @ Pakoštane Tourist boardPakoštane in Zadar County offers stretches of seaside promenades next to untouched nature
  15. Ancient architecture and waterfront of Kastel Stafilic
    @ xbrchx Ancient architecture dots the waterfront of Kaštel Štafilić near Split
  16. Summer view on the old town Omis, near Split, Dalmatia region
    @ Dmitri MarutaTraverse the gorgeous old town of Omiš to reach its equally lovely seafront riviera
  17. Privlaka, Zadar county
    @ Dugi Rat Tourist BoardPrivlaka near Zadar has one of the prettiest rivieras in the county
  18. Kastel Gomilica old town on the sea near Split, Dalmatia region
    @ xbrchxWonderful waterfront views grace the town of Kaštel Gomilica near Split
  19. Kastel Luksic harbor and landmarks summer view
    @ xbrchxWatch palm trees sway to summer breezes from Kaštel Lukšić's riviera near Trogir
  20. View at small mediterranean place Kastel Stari in suburb to town Split
    @ dreamer4787 Marvelous mountains peek out from behind the coastal town of Kaštel Stari near Split
  21. Kastel Novi turquoise harbour and historic architecture panoramic view, Split county
    @ xbrchxA turquoise harbour follows the riviera of Kaštel Novi near Split
  22. Winding Marina Frapa makes up part of Rogoznica's riviera
    @ Marina Frapa
  23. City of Sibenik, Dalmatia region
    @ Zoran JelačaŠibenik's riviera is just as stunning farther from the Old Town
  24. Tribunj, Sibenik county, Dalmatia region
    @ Tribunj Tourist boardTribunj, near Šibenik, has a unique fingernail-shaped riviera
  25. Bench by the sea on Lungomare walkway in Opatija riviera
    @ xbrchx Pause during your stroll down Opatija's riviera to take in never-ending sea views
  26. Icici village waterfront and harbor in Opatija riviera
    @ xbrchx The peaceful waterfront of Ičići village in Kvarner Bay
  27. Moscenicka draga village waterfront at dawn
    @ xbrchx Mošćenička Draga is great for a waterfront walk to see the sunrise
  28. Town of Volosko seafront view
    @ xbrchx The hilly town of Volosko near Opatija opens up to a gorgeous seafront riviera
  29. Town of Opatija waterfront sunset
    @ xbrchx The must-see Opatija riviera at sunset
  30. Beautiful scenes and sights in a small coastal town Mlini, next to Dubrovnik
    @ marinv The small town of Mlini next to Dubrovnik offers a perfectly landscaped promenade
  31. Adriatic tourist destination of Primosten skyline view, Dalmatia region
    @ xbrchx Observe boats from the coast of Primošten (the town's skyline pictured)
  32. Take a riviera respite at one of the Makarka regions perfectly-placed benches
    @ Vjeko BegovićTake a riviera respite at one of the Makarka regions perfectly placed benches
  33. Sunset over Adriatic sea with lighthouse in the foreground in Makarska
    @ Maciej CzekajewskiWalk your way to a lighthouse on the Makarska riviera
  34. Town of Makarska, Makarska riviera, south Dalmatia
    @ Ivo BiočinaMakarska's riviera is flanked by the Adriatic and Biokovo mountain range
  35. 10 minutes by car from Zadar, Biograd's riviera bustles with cafes and market stalls
    © Ivo Pervan
  36. Makarska, riviera
    © Volodymyr KucherenkoDon't miss a sunset stroll on the Makarska riviera
  37. Tisno
    © Tisno Tourist BoardThe riviera of Tisno in Šibenik-Knin County is ideal for a stroll at dusk
  38. Mediterraneo Bar Rovinj
    © Mediterraneo Bar RovinjReward yourself with a drink at a rocky bar during your Rovinj riviera stroll
  39. Mediterraneo Bar Rovinj
    © xbrchxWatch the sun set while listening to Zadar's sea organ on the city's coastal promenade
  40. Vrsar Tourist Board
    © Vrsar Tourist BoardVrsar's riviera views include the sea, pine forests and ancient architecture
  41. Baška voda
    © VedranBaška Voda near Split boasts a beautiful waterfront
  42. Zadar
    © Ivan VuksaZadar's waterfront includes the city's famous Monument to the Sun

In pictures: 42 photos of Croatia's beautiful rivieras

Explore some of the country's most stunning rivieras

Written by
Daniel Bracun
Lara Rasin

Croatia's magnificent coastline is broken up into beautiful beaches, Roman-era towns and picture-perfect rivieras. Take a virtual stroll with our gallery of 42 photos showcasing the country's stunning rivieras.

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