Krk is a island in the northern Adriatic Sea, located near in the Bay of Kvarner and part of Primorje-Gorski Kotar county. Krk is the largest Adriatic island, with an area of 405.80 km2, Krk is the most populous island in the Adriatic Sea, with multiple towns and villages that contain a total of 19,383 inhabitants.
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Popular Destinations

The is the administrative and political centre of the island of Krk in . Photo: Berthold Werner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated in the valley of the same name at the very southeast of the island of Krk in . Photo: Olaf1541, CC BY 2.5.

is a picturesque town on high cliff above the sea. Photo: harassek, CC BY-SA 3.0.

lies on the eastern coast of the bay of on the island of Krk in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.


is a little picturesque town on the north-west side of the island of Krk in . Photo: eowoniel, CC BY 2.0.

is a town in . It was once a small fishermen's village and is now a famous tourist centre today. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


Latitude of center
45.0283° or 45° 1' 41.8" north
Longitude of center
14.5723° or 14° 34' 20.4" east
19 metres (62 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Krk
  • Arabic: جزيرة كرك
  • Armenian: Կըրկ
  • Armenian: Կուրիկտա
  • Armenian: Վելյիա
  • Armenian: Վիկլա
  • Asturian: Krk
  • Basque: Krk
  • Belarusian: Востраў Крк
  • Belarusian: Крк
  • Bosnian: Krk
  • Breton: Krk
  • Bulgarian: Крък
  • Catalan: Krk
  • Cebuano: Otok Krk
  • Chinese: 克爾克
  • Chinese: 克爾克島
  • Croatian: Krk
  • Czech: Krk
  • Dutch: Krk
  • English: Krk Island
  • Esperanto: Krk
  • Estonian: Krki saar
  • Finnish: Krk
  • French: Krk
  • Galician: Krk
  • Georgian: კრკი
  • German: Krk
  • Greek: Κρκ
  • Hebrew: קרק
  • Hungarian: Krk
  • Icelandic: Krk
  • Indonesian: Krk
  • Interlingue: Krk
  • Italian: Isola di Curicta
  • Italian: Isola di Krk
  • Italian: Isola di Veglia
  • Italian: Krk
  • Italian: Vegia
  • Italian: Veglia
  • Japanese: クルク島
  • Javanese: Krk
  • Korean: 크르크섬
  • Latin: Curicta
  • Latin: Vegla
  • Latvian: Krka
  • Lithuanian: Krkas
  • Macedonian: Крк
  • Norwegian: Krk
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Krk
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Krk
  • Occitan (post 1500): Krk
  • Persian: کرک
  • Polish: Krk
  • Portuguese: Krk
  • Romanian: Krk
  • Russian: Крк
  • Scots: Krk
  • Serbian: Крк
  • Serbo-Croatian: Krk
  • Slovak: Krk
  • Slovenian: Krk
  • Spanish: Krk
  • Swedish: Krk
  • Thai: เกิร์ก
  • Turkish: Krk
  • Ukrainian: Крк
  • Upper Sorbian: Krk
  • Venetian: Vegia
  • Vietnamese: Krk
  • Grad Krk

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