The top 5 towns you need to visit during your stay in Istria!
There are many reasons to visit Istria – more than just the beautiful beaches. During your stay in Istria, you’ll probably be able to admire the breath-taking beauty of Croatian nature, but here are also some of our favourite towns:
Rovinj is a beautiful town in Istria and one of the most popular destinations in Croatia. Rovinj has a lot to offer to its visitors, including restaurants, bars, beaches and historical sites. If you’re visiting Croatia for the first time – Rovinj should be on your list!
Motovun is a small village in the hills of Istria that’s definitely worth a visit. If you want to hike and taste wine, this is one of the best places to do it. You can also relax here and enjoy the beautiful view. If you get hungry during your visit, don’t worry! There are many good restaurants where you can try traditional Istrian cuisine!
On the beautiful beaches of Rabac there are numerous hotels, restaurants, bars and stores offering everything from souvenirs to local delicacies. Various water sports, such as sailing or windsurfing, are also possible at any time of the year thanks to the favourable conditions in Rabac.
Poreč is a popular tourist destination thanks to its attractive beaches and long history dating back over 2,000 years. Poreč has a rich cultural heritage and includes several monuments classified as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO: The Basilica of Euphrasius, dating back to 532 AD; the Church of Our Lady of Health (known locally as Bozja Kraljica), built between the 16th and 18th centuries; the Franciscan Monastery, dating back to the 12th century.
Vrsar is a charming town with a long history. It has a beautiful old town with many restaurants and bars. If you’re looking for refreshment, there are also beautiful beaches where you can spend the whole day!