Krk is a island in the Adriatic Sea. The “golden island”, as the island of Krk has been called since ancient times, is the nearest island to western Europe.

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The is the administrative and political centre of the island of in .

is a little picturesque town on the north-west side of the island of in .

lies on the eastern coast of the bay of on the island of in .

is a town in . It was once a small fishermen's village and is now a famous tourist centre today.

is a picturesque town on high cliff above the sea.

is situated in the valley of the same name at the very southeast of the island of in .


  • Type:  island
  • Location:  , , ,
  • Latitude of center:  45° 4' 31" (45.0753°) north
  • Longitude of center:  14° 37' 1" (14.6169°) east
  • Elevation:  107 meters (351 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Krk
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Island of Krk

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Estonian:  Krki saar German:  Krk (Stadt) Hungarian:  Krk-sziget Italian:  Isola Veglia Italian:  Veglia Japanese:  クルク島 Russian:  Крк Serbian:  Крк Ostrovo Krk Ostrvo Krk

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