Tourist office of OTOČAC

The area of the town Otocac offers a whole range of possibilities for an active, quiet and healthy rest in nature with fresh mountain air, abundant with forest paths walk, hunting and angling grounds rich in the autochtonous stream trout. The untouched nature of the “European beauty” Gacka is sure, to win the hearts of these who visit this river just once. The pure beauty of this landscape, particular ambiental features, its position at the foot of Velebit – a biosphere reserve, and vicinity of the Adriatic Sea (Senj) and the Plitvice Lakes reserve offer numerous possibilities for organising tourist trips from Otocac where comfortable accommodation and catering resources are offered to guests in the hotel “Park” as well as in private accomodation. The Otocac area, easily reached by road or railroad offers an additional convenience, for tourists, hunters, anglers, aviators and all nature-lovers – the airport Otocac. For those who wish to come with their private airplane reception and transport from the airport can be organised at prior notice, in order to visit the natural phenomenon Plitvice Lakes (same 20 km away). Beside hunting, angling and excursions, tourist attractiveness of the area and extraordinary landscape features make ground for this area to develop country tourism, a new tourist market trend, which will continue to grow in the future period due to highly developed ecological consciousness of tourist consumers, interested in feeling and experiencing the atmosphere and identity of the place they are visiting. The area of Gacka is one such “green” destination, being relatively untouched and preserved at least in its original beauty. Along with natural values and possibilities for organised sports activities, entertainment, amusement and relaxation, there is also a health-care function present in all mentioned modes of tourism.