Location & Surroundings

  • Villa Tramontana

    Barci 13a – Sv. Jelena
    51417 Mošćenička Draga

Location & Surroundings

The villa is located in the old, picturesque coastal village of Sveta Jelena, absolutely quiet and with a unique view of the Kvarner Bay and the islands of Cres and Krk. In the background rises the Učka Mountains with numerous hiking & biking trails – a paradise for active vacationers!
The medieval mountain village of Mošćenice is only 5 minutes away.
The picturesque seaside village of Mošćenička Draga with the most beautiful beaches of the region (surfing & diving schools on site), its colorful little houses, fishing port and numerous restaurants and cafes can be reached from the villa in 10 minutes. Moreover, from the mountain village of Mošćenice a medieval stone staircase leads directly to the beach!
The beautiful coastal town Opatija with great tourist tradition (also called the Nice of Croatia) is about 20 kilometers away from the villa.

Places of interest in the nearest surroundings:

  • Mošćenice (medieval mountain village): 3km
  • Mošćenička Draga (popular seaside village & fishing port): 6km
  • Opatija (historical coastal town): 20km
  • Labin: (medieval mountain town): 27km
  • Rabac (picturesque fishing village & seaside resort): 30km
  • Učka Nature Park: the hiking & biking paradise
  • Tips & information about the area around Mošćenička Draga can be found here


  • Sipar beach: 6km
  • Beach Sv. Ivan: 6km
  • Beach Brsec: 5km

There are still numerous picturesque bays and beaches all along the Riviera to Opatija!


A few ideas for half-day or full-day trips by car:

  • Istria’s most famous highlights such as Pula, Rovinj, Porec or Motovun can be easily reached by car in 1-1.5 hours.
  • The worth seeing islands of Krk and Cres can also be reached in just one hour.
  • Krk via the impressive 1.5km long Krk Bridge east of Rijeka,
  • Cres by car ferry from Brestova to Porozina (approx. 20 minutes crossing).
  • In 1.5 hours you can reach the second largest stalactite cave in the world, Adelsberg Cave or Postojna Cave in Slovenia: https://www.postojnska-jama.eu/en.

Distance to the nearest airports:

  • Rijeka (Krk): 62km
  • Pula: 64km
  • Triest (Ronchi): 126km
  • Zagreb: 200km
  • Venedig/Treviso: 230km

Ferry connections can be found here: