Croatia is one of the most tolerant country for natursim in the world. That doesn’t surprise if we know the fact that first nudist beach was based in 1934 on island Rab in Kvarner Bay. Croatia has many popular specialized natural camps, especially on Istrian peninsula.
Koversada near Vrsar in Istria is the biggest fkk settlement in Europe with more than 5 km of the coast, and area of 120 hectares. Beside Koversada, other popular fkk destinations in Istria are Kanegra near Umag, Solaris and Ulika near Porec, and camp settled on peninsula in small town Funtana. In Istria you can also find some other bueatiful natural beaches mostly between Porec and Rovinj, and on the south of peninusula around Pula and Medulin.
In Kvarner Bay most of popular places are spread on islands like Cres, Losinj or Rab. If you enjoy in bueaty of nature and sea, don’t miss camp Baldarin on island Cres, or if you want to visit the first fkk beach then you must go to island Rab and see the beach of Kanderola. On Island Pag you can find your place in separted parts of camps Simuni and Strasko.
In Dalmatia there are some really beautiful beaches and places for naturism. You can enjoy on many islands of Zadar Archipelago or just around city of Zadar. In middle Dalmatia island Hvar is really popular with its Jerolim, Stipanska and Mlin beaches, and region of Makarska Riviera where you can find beaches Vrulja, Dračevac and Nugal. In the southest part of Croatian coast are also some great places that you must visit if you enjoy in breathtaking landscape pictures and untouched nature. On the west part of island Korcula is small island Prozid which is paradise for all naturists. In the area of Dubrovnik famous places can be found in Lapad cove – part of Dubrovnik with many hotels, beaches and pathways. Other popular destinations of Dubrovnik for naturism are on near islands like Lokrum and Elafiti.
Naturist camp Kanegra is located in beautiful bay on the north-west part of Istria. It is distanced 10 km from the historical town of Umag and it is connected to it by road and a seafront promenade. The camp is settled near sea where can be found rich Mediterranean vegetation with perfect climate conditions and beautiful long pebbly beach.
The camp is perfect for activ familiy holiday, it offers lots of facilities and equipment. For dining there can be found restaurants, pizzeria, snack bar, cocktail and caffe bar. For recration everyone can enjoy on tennis courts (with tennis school), mini golf, beach volleyball, other playgrounds (for basketball, small football), shooting range, or you can rent a bike if you like. If you enjoy in music or animations there are organized live music, DJs in open, animations for children and adults and many more. Pets are allowed and welcomed in the camp, they also have theire area of camp like beach, showers and supermarkets. Regarding other offers there are supermarkets, Internet corner, safe at front desk, nudist beach with blue flag. Camp is also adapted to the needs of disabled people.
On the south part of the island Pasman, which is placed opposite to Biograd na Moru in Dalmatia, near beautiful sea, settled in the pine wood, with 2 sand beaches, and only 2 km away from small town Tkon, is placed nudist motor camp Sovinje.
It is not huge FKK camp, there can situate about 200 people. Campsite offers electricity and water connection, enough WCs and showers with cold and warm water, bar, sports ground and children playground. It is not far from town, so if anybody needs supermarket, more recreation time or restaurants, you can go there by foot.
Beside camp offers there are also possibilities for one or more day trip, so you can visit NP Kornati, NP Plitvice, rent a bike, or you can go to diving school. Nature is really amazing there, so it is perfect for walking or riding a bike and enjoy in beautiful Mediterranean pictures.
Camp Baldarin is situated on southest part of the island Cres, 15 km from historical settlement Osor, main traffic center on island. Nature and Mediterranean forests are mostly untouched by human hand so it’s possible to see deers and does, hedgehogs and some other wild animals. Between pebble bays is 2 km long, untouched, rocky coast where you can dive into crystal clear sea and, with some luck, see one of the 150 dolphins that are settled there.
The camp is divided on two parts:
Smaller part is classic part which is located next to enterance of the camp.
The other part, that is also two times bigger and it is marked, is naturist part which continues to first part, and is about 1 km long to the end of the island.
In the camp are about 450 camping units with electrical connections (most of them). Pets (dogs) are allowed, but they must always be under supervision.
Some of facilities you can find there are supermarket, restaurant, caffe bar, gas filing station, sports grounds, sanitary facilities (with children facilities) and many other.
Small settlement Vrboska iz located on island Hvar in Dalmatia, and it is the smallest place on island . It is situated along the narrow, cranky fjord, which is also one of the beauties on the island. Special charm to Vrboska gives the small island that is placed in the middle of the bay, which is connected to the Vrboska with small bridges. However, besides its natural beauty small settlement has a lot of historical notabilities like st. Peter church from the year 1331. or church (fortress) of St. Mary of Grace from the 16th century.
Vrboska is also known with its amazing beaches, fresh air, untouched nature and crystal clear sea. FKK camp Nudist is placed about 1 km away from the center of Vrboska. Although camp is not large, it has cozy atmosphere, and offers a sufficient number of facilities. The beach that is part of camp is long for less then 200 meters, and contains bistro and grocery store. Beach is mostly covered with rocks, but has a lot of easy enteries to the sea. Camp site is very natty and clean with good sanitary facilities. From the rest of the facilites there are restorant, gas service, tent and caravan accessories, and many sports activities.
One of the most beautiful naturists’ camps in Croatia is Konobe. It is placed on the Island of Krk, 3 km distant from Punat in a protected bay agleamed with sun and filled with mediterranean vegetation that is untouched. You will find there clean sea, beautiful nature, the sun, the scent of herbs and a 2 km long sandy coast full of small pebbly beaches. There are also well arranged sanitary spaces, 2 restaurants, a store and sport contents.
Medulin is a city on the South of the peninsula of Istria and it is a unique place for all naturists. There is a sandy beach called Bijeca that is 1 km long and it is ideal for parents with small kids and under 100 years old pine trees is placed a camp. Naturists will here come undoubtedly in touch with a nature, and youth that want fun can enjoy in the night life. If you are not a fan of camps, there is a rich offer of hotels. This city used to be a fishing village and today is a modern touristic center but it kept the old fishing tradition, enabling all visitors to try local cuisine. During the day you won’t find yourself being bored, because there are plenty of activities such as visiting the nearby islets, fishing, diving, going on a panoramic flight with a sport plane, sightseeing or you can just enjoy walking through this oasis of greenery.
Istria is amazing peninsula with rich Mediterranean vegetation, green hills in the inland, pine forests and extra clear and blue sea. It is the most developed Croatian tourist region providing numerous sport and recreational activities, relaxation programs, excursions, entertainment, excellent domestic cuisine, vine, olive oils and majestic nature. Besides, offers hundred places and types of vacation, and also offers 5 naturist camps from which one is the largest naturist park in this part of the Europe.
The camps are huge and can receive great number of tourists and are welcoming everyone who likes to travel, meet other cultures and history, have fun and enjoy the sun. They are equipped with many features and are settled near the pine forests offering shade and complete peace for the nature lovers.
Anyhow, everyone interested is more than welcome to come, stay and fully enjoy!
Croatian Adriatic coast is among the friendliest naturist destinations of the world. That doesn’t surprise when you know that the first naturist beach was opened on Paradise Beach on the island of Rab in 1934. Besides more than 30 official naturist resorts and beaches there are numerous other unofficial naturist or clothing optional beaches or coves. With more than 1000 islands Croatia is waiting for you to discover.
There are numerous reasons why Croatia is an endearing tourist destination for naturists. Some will find that mutual affection for its tradition, some in the closeness with nature, which is the basis of naturist philosophy, and some in the tourist infrastructure, which suits the needs of naturists. All of them are thrilled with Croatia. That naturism, in Croatia, is constantly adapting to suit the needs and life philosophies of its guests is made evident by the rich variety of sports and recreational activities offered.