How to get here

You can reach the Island of Rab travelling by various means of transport.
Ferry Mišnjak – Stinica

If your travel by car the best connection between the Island and the Mainland is provided by Stinica – Mišnjak ferry, the line that operates throughout the year and the navigation lasts for 15 minutes. Stinica – Mišnjak ferry line operates non-stop during the summer time without any regular schedule.(

Ferry Valbiska – Lopar

Lopar-Valbiska ferry line connects the settlement of Valbiska on the Island of Krk with Lopar, situated in the northern part of the Island of Rab. This line has been recently attracting more and more travellers every day. The navigation lasts for 1,5 hour and it will be easy for you to find a place in a cosy cabin foreseen for travellers who can use it during the navigation enjoying a beautiful sightseeing of the northern part of the Adriatic Coast, called Kvarner.

Catamaran Rijeka – Rab – Novalja

The Island of Rab is also well served by a catamaran, a passenger boat connecting the Island of Rab with the mainland town of Rijeka and the settlement of Novalja on the Island of Pag. The daily catamaran line starts from Rijeka and reaches the Island of Rab in less than 2 hours, continuing its navigation towards the Island of Pag. Travelling by catamaran is comfortable and cost efficient.

Shipping line Baška – Lopar

Baška – Lopar shipping line A new shipping line connects Lopar with the island of Krk for the second time. The ride lasts 1 hour. The timetable of the ship line Baška – Lopar:

Regular bus lines run daily from the towns of Zagreb and Rijeka to the Island of Rab and a bus line runs from the town of Varaždin during the summer season.

The nearest airport is placed on the neighbouring Island of Krk where several international airlines connect the airport of Rijeka with various European towns. You can find the flight timetable on the Rijeka Airport website. Thera are also airports that can be reached by car in only 2 to 3 hours, and those are the airports of Zagreb, Zadar and Pula. Passenger transfers from and to the airports of Zagreb, Zadar and Pula are available and organised by Imperial. You can get more information and book your transfer at

Important traffic routes:

1. Trieste-Rijeka-Valbiska-Lopar ili Trieste-Rijeka-Senj-Stinica-Rab

2. Villach-Ljubljana-Postojna-Rijeka-Valbiska-Lopar ili Villach-Ljubljana-Postojna-Rijeka-Senj-Stinica-Rab

3. Graz-Maribor-Zagreb-Bosiljevo-Žuta Lokva-Senj-Stinica-Rab


Paradise samba festival - Lopar
Our Paradise Beach has a compelling resemblance to famous Brazilian Copacabana, so what better place to choose for the home of a Festival of Samba?
Festival of sand sculptures
Every June the Paradise Beach, becomes an open-air atelier for young artists who are building original sand sculptures during our Festival of Sand Sculptures
MTB 4 Islands
MITAS 4 islands is a thrilling mountain bike race over 4 islands of Kvarner Bay. A race where islands are stages, goat paths are trails and the sea plays hide and seek!

Christmas fair in Lopar

Join us at the Christmas Fair on December 15, 2022. from 10 a.m. in front of the elementary school in Lopar!

Make our children happy!


Fruga Art Trail

Nastala je umjetnička staza Fruga Art Trail koja poziva posjetitelje na šetnju Premužićevom stazom na visoravni kako bi otkrili krajobrazne umjetničke projekte na različitim lokacijama.


AEROBIC acitivities on beach

PARADISE BEACH ČRNIKA - Monday - Saturday 10am

LIVAČINA BEACH- Monday - Wednesday - Friday from 5pm

GORNJI MEL BEACH - Thuesday and Thursday from 5pm


Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2022!


Tourist board Lopar 

Sand sculpture festival 2022

The Sand Sculpture Festival is being held on the beautiful Rab beach this year as well, from June 28th to July 1st!

Join us!


Geopark Lopar

The Lopar Geomorphologic Garden, part of the Rab Island Geopark, with a total of 50 marked geological points, is rich in geologically interesting features and rare flora

Rab island Trail

Rab Island Trail is one of the most popular racetracks in the Croatian Trekking League, which has been held since 2007. Participants participate in 3 categories for men and 3 for women.
Join us on October 1th!

Birth of Little Mary

The celebration begins early in the morning (September 8), when pilgrims accompanied by numerous tourists gather around the Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, and services are held at 10:00, 15:00 and 17:00.

Mesopust in Lopar

(The Masquerades of Lopar) are the pride of the village since their tradition is over 150 years old. Lopar is the only village in the island of Rab that has preserved and nurtured the carnival tradition, with authentic masquerade and rituals.

Sand Sculpture Festival

Paradise Beach is becoming a surreal world of breathtaking sand sculptures! Participate in our sand sculpture festival and enjoy the art of making sand sculptures!

Rab Archaeological Traces

The project Rab Archaeological (T)races was developed on the idea of an open-air museum, presenting about 30 archaeological sites in the area of the island of Rab.


For all those who want to spend their sunny vacation actively, indulge in the adventurous and sporting spirit and relax on the island of Rab.
We offer a number of modern sports fields, including tennis courts and an indoor soccer field with artificial grass.

Lopar offers daily half-day boat trips with a glass bottom in the waters of Lopar and Goli Otok and Grgur.

Special features of Lopar

Sand paradise

Rich culture and history

An oasis of natural beauty

LOPAR otok Rab