Barbat, Island Rab

Barbat is a village in close vicinity of town Rab and connected with it by a picturesque seaside promenade that is ideal for cycling and romantic walks in the sunset. Barbat’s beautiful pebble beaches invite you to laze in the sun while the crystal clear sea offers pleasant refreshment during hot summer days. For centuries, Barbat has been watched over from the early Christian fortress located on top of the hill of St. Damien that is definitely worth visiting. Barbat is particularly known for its fishing tradition, so you will enjoy an abundance of fresh fish in its taverns and restaurants. We highly recommend to try the delicious Kvarner shrimp that the region is famous for. The village celebrates its feast called "Karmenica" on July 16th during which you can try various traditional dishes, alongside homemade olive oil and excellent wines, as well as the unique Rab cake. Numerous cycling and hiking trails are a real challenge for all lovers of active holidays. Those looking for a night out can have fun in the clubs and bars of the nearby town of Rab. Find comfortable accommodation in one of the apartments, holiday houses and villas and discover the magical island of Rab.

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