Tribalj is a village in the hinterland of Crikvenica, in Vinodolski municipality. The settlement is position at the intersection of the roads between Drivenik and Grizane. The town has about 600 inhabitants.
The Church of the Mother of God in the Tribalj Field is mention in history as a place of magistracy according to the Vinodol Code. As evidenced by the Glagolitic list. In the area of Tribalj settlement Strance, an old Croatian necropolis from the 8th to the 11th century was discovered. With numerous exhibits kept in the Naval and Historical Museum in Rijeka. In Tribalj there is an accumulation lake: Tribalj lake.
Tribalj lake near Crikvenica
The Attractive Lake gives Tribalj a special charm. Because Tribalj lake is a paradise for fishermen, skaters, and paragliders, as well as for cyclists, walkers, and hunters. Tribalj lake is an artificial lake in Vinodol, in the hinterland of Crikvenica, 7 km from the settlement Križišće. It is there for the needs of the hydroelectric power plant Vinodol. And later filled with carp.
The lake’s special feature is that it is just a few kilometers from the sea. The average depth of the lake is 4m, and fishing is very attractive because there is no breakage. In a lake of 41 hectares, the carp is most represent fish. But there are also grass carp, Prussian carp, catfish, silver carp, zander, eel, roach, and whitefish.