Drenova and Rijeka
|Motto(s): Green lungs of the city|
|County||Primorje-Gorski Kotar County|
|• local district||7 km2 (3 sq mi)|
|Elevation||300 m (0 ft)|
|• local district||7,638|
|• Density||1,100/km2 (3,000/sq mi)|
|• Urban density||1,100/km2 (3,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
Drenova is a local district of the city of Rijeka, Croatia perched on a hill above the city. Originally two villages (Upper Drenova and Lower Drenova), today melted into unique settlement. It is known for the largest cemetery/park area of the city. It has a population of 7638 inhabitants (2001).
Places of cultural significance include: The Chapel of the All Saints (Croatian: Svih Svetih) built in 1575, the Church of the Our Lady of Mount Carmel (Croatian: Gospe Karmelske) built in 1847, and the Church of the St. George (Croatian: Svetog Jurja) built in 1939.