Aswith mostplaces so is Rab full of many interestingstories andlegends. Somearebasedon actualhistorical events(disasters, wars, biographies..) andmodifiedover time, some arejustoldmythicaltraditions (eg theestablishmentof settlements, famousbeauties, mythicalcreatures..) andotherwork of fiction of writers or chroniclers records (eg, Iliadand the Odysseyas theworld's most famousexamples), or can oftenbe acombinationof all this things.Anyway, through the storytelling is thefactualmaterial, traditions or basic formof a representationtransformed andenriched with thecontents offantasyandemotionalvalue. Often themythsand legends are also the bestway topreservesomethingfrom oblivion.
The most famoustales, mythsand legendsassociated withRab; -The mython the origin ofthe island -The legend ofSt. St. Christopher andMiracles of St. Christopher -The legend ofSt. Marino -The legend ofthe weeping Christ - Draga, shepherdessof Rab - poem by J.Barakovic
-Take a fantastic Rab Tour - Walk the streets of theold townof Rab with an expert guideandenjoy themyths andlegendsof Rab. Duration of 2-3 hoursdependingon the tempo ( Kn 450 - Tickets to the museumand churchare not includedin price)
- We offer the following thematic tours for groups with an expert guide:
-St.Christophers miracle: Walk old town of Rab after the legend of St.Christopher, the patron saint of Rab and of travelers, duration 2 hours depending on the pace/ price eur 60
-Looking for Draga- all-day island walking tour after the legend about Draga and Kalifront price eur 110
-St.Marins walkabout - photowalk around Lopar trails ,a half-day trip cost eur 90
transport, food/drink, entry to museums not in price.