Kornić is a small village on the island of Krk with approx. 350 residents, located about 6 km from the town of Krk and 3 km from Punat. Kornić has a beautiful view of the bay of Punat and the islet Košljun with a Franciscan monastery. Kornić was first mentioned in a written document in 1503, in the 19th century, the village has grown rapidly and in the year 1865 a new parish church of St. James was built. In Kornić there is a shop, bakery, post office, cafe and restaurant - tavern.
If you are looking for beaches with lots of sports facilities, close to nature and a great position for exploring the whole island, Kornić is a great choice for you!
In Kornić you can buy homemade cheese and olive oil in more places. Kornić in fact has a long tradition of sheep farming and olive growing.
The unique atmosphere of ancient, well-tended olive groves can be experienced on the marked hiking trails in the surroundings of Kornić. For all those looking for an active holiday, there is also a jogging track.
Kornić is an ideal choice for guests seeking peace and quiet, idyllic nature and beautiful beaches with plenty to do. Kornić is the ideal starting point for discovering the island, because all the major towns on the island are truly within reach starting from Kornić.
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The center of Kornić is approx. 500 meters from the beach Dunat where there is a restaurant, diving center, ski lift and beach volleyball. Dunat beach is located in Punt Bay which is protected from the wind. Therefore, on the beach Dunat, the sea is always pleasantly warm.
Due to the numerous facilities on the beach, accessibility, a large parking lot and excellent entrances to the sea, Dunat is a favorite beach for families with children. Dunat beach has paved plateaus for sunbathing, a small breakwater ideal for jumping and a pebble part of the beach that children especially love. Sun loungers and parasols can be rented on the beach.
You will be especially delighted by the view of the island of Košljun, Punat and the Prniba peninsula. The sunsets on the Dunat are truly magical. Be sure to visit the small church of St. Dunat from the 12th century, which is located next to the beach and after which this beach got its name.
Of the events in Kornić, we would like to mention, the feast of St. Jakob, Kornić's patron saint.
Be sure to also visit the Feast of Presnaci. Prensac is a traditional Krk delicacy that is definitely worth trying.
In Kornić, you can also visit an ethno house where you can see how people once used to live on the Island of Krk.
Along the beach there is a unique small church of St. Donatus from the 12th century which they say was built as a solar calendar.