Risnjak National Park
Located in Gorski Kotar region of
If you want mountain scenery, this park is for you. Situated
on the other side of Kvarner, the Gorski Kotar rises to jagged peaks. The
park is easily accessible to visitors and offers astounding views and tremendous beauty. You'll find more than
4,000 different plant species in the park, as well as bear, lynx, wild cats, boar, deer and wolves in the park. The
park offers some of the best hiking in the country, as well as some of the most scenic views.
mountain scenery with forested sides are the wild waters
of the river Kupa, whose source is part of Risnjak National Park.
Second highest mountain in Gorski kotar
Risnjak is situated near the city of Rijeka, on Istrian peninsula, and is a forested mountain that is home to a variety of animal
and plant species, despite the relatively small area. The beauty of the area and the magnificent views which the
area affords makes it a favorite of hikers.
The National Park Risnjak is the second highest mountain in
Gorski Kotar and first became a national park because of the geographical, geological, and natural phenomena that
is offers guests. It also offers has an amazing history and natural heritage.