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Krk, Croatia is a pleasant town of approximately 6200 people. Krk is the largest town on the island of the same name, thought to be the largest island in the Adriatic Sea. This page has photos of Krk's old Francopan castle, the Franciscan monastery, Hotel Valomar, Church of Our Lady of Health, some of its ancient stone medieval walls of fortification, and its pleasant waterfront. This old city has been inhabited since before Roman times. This page attempts to show some of the more interesting things to see in Krk, Croatia. These photos of Krk, Croatia can be viewed in our Slideshow. Everything else TheWorldinLight has to offer can be seen at Destinations and Topics.


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photo of the Francopan Castle in Krk, Croatia
Krk Francopan Castle #6909
The Frankopan Castle was built in parts over several hundred years. The square tower was built in 1191 and the round tower was built last in the 1400's. The sea-facing part between the two was built in the 13th and 14th centuries. See a compilation of other European castle photos here.

photo of the Churchtower of the Church of Assumption

in Krk, Croatia.
Churchtower of the Church of the Assumption #6840
This photos shows the tower of the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Krk, Croatia.

photo of
Church of the Assumption #6869
This is the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Krk, Croatia.

photo of the round tower of the Krk Castle
Krk Castle #6874
This is the round tower of the Frankopan Castle in Krk, built in the 1400's. See a compilation of other European castle photos here.

photo of the Krk Castle from water's edge.
Krk Castle #6882
This is the view of part of the Frankopan Castle as seen from the water's edge. See a compilation of other European castle photos here.

photo of the waterfront in Krk, Croatia
Krk Waterfront #6891
The Krk waterfront next to the town's Frankopan castle.

photo of a street in Krk, Croatia
A Street in Krk #6899
A street of shops in Krk, Croatia.

church of The Assumption in Krk, Croatia
Church of the Assumption #6866
The Church of the Assumption in Krk, Croatia.

photo of
Franciscan Monastery #6902
This is a Franciscan Monastery.

old defensive wall of Krk, Croatia
Krk Defensive Wall #6904
This is a photo of the ancient defensive wall that still exists in places around the city of Krk, Croatia.


Our Lady of Health #6909
This church was originally dedicated to St. Michel and belonged to a Benedictine Monastery in the 11th century. It was later renamed to protect the city from Cholera.

photo of the view from the Valomar Karalj Hotel
Hotel Valomar Karalj View #6890
This photo shows the view from the Hotel Valomar Karalj.

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