Bakarac is a settlement that belong to the town of Kraljevica. Located in the Bay of Bakar, not far from Rijeka. The main activities of this region are tourism, agriculture and fisheries.
Exactly opposite to Bakarac is Bakar. Because of that some people in the bay on opposite sides of these two places are called the Bakar Bay and the other (from Bakarac) Bakarac Bay.
Bakarac was a military station in the Roman era. The place is very well known for the original wooden tuners. They are still preserved, and were very effective for tuna catching (tuna now no longer exists in the bay);
Also, the beginning of the tuna hunting season was commonly associated with the transportation of the nets from Bakarac to Bakar, which attracted domestic and foreign visitors. Bakarac is surrounded by concrete beaches, each of which has its own name. From the direction of Rijeka, they are in the order of: Swimming Beach, Small Beach, Palada, Skalada, Melina, First House, Second House, Sansovo, Kavranic.
Acomodation in Bakarac
There are lot of lovely and functionally furnished holidays home, apartments located near the sea. And there is also a hotel in Bakarac with restaurant and large parking.
Bakarac is also known for its very strong wind, the so-called Bakarac bura. In autumn and winter, the bora is the most violent wind encountered, enduring often for 2 or 3 days. It can achieve hurricane force.