Risnjak National Park is one of the 8 magnificent natural national parks in Croatia, which attracts more and more visitors every year with its beauty. It is located in the hilly Croatian region - Gorski Kotar, only 15 kilometers north of the Adriatic Sea. Risnjak area extends to an enviable 4600 hectares, and with every step you will feel the merging of the mind with nature.The park includes the magnificent Risnjak, the Snjezhnik massif and the beautiful source of the river Kupa.
Risnjak was named after a medium-sized wild animal, the lynx. The lynx is the rarest and most hidden beast in Europe and only a few hunters and naturalists know how to track them down. Risnjak is full of various lush forest species, landscaped promenades, small lawns and solid rock, and is rich in an enviable number of plant species, and is perfect for visitors looking for an active vacation.
№309 in locations of Croatia