The temperature in Opatija is pleasant, keeping an average of 22 °C . During the winter the temperature is around 7 °C and 36 °C in the summer. But don’t get those numbers wrong, Opatija is a coastal city and the maximum temperature is warm and sunny enough for you to sunbathe in one of many decks along the promenade, the decks are equipped with comfortable reclining chairs and nearby kiosks offering refreshments and classy cocktails available to you.
Austro-Hungarian villas, promenades and beaches, this scenery has been attracting tourists for 160 years. The history of what is now a city started with Villa Angiolina. After a Railway company bought the village, in 1880, the luxurious villas, spas, parks, promenades and hotels started to spread and develop.
Nowadays, there are a series of elegant restaurants, hotels and bars along the promenade, which makes the path really enjoyable to follow, while stopping by the numerous establishments for a coffee, a meal, a gelato or a cocktail. The region joins pleasure and class, attracting refined tourists.