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THINGS TO DO IN ISTRIA

Check out what there is to do on the Istrian Peninsula to help your holiday go with a swing!

WATER PARK – AQUACOLORS, POREC, ISTRIA

This park claims to have the most water slides in Istria, and certainly gets good reviews

WATER PARK - AQUACOLORS, POREC, ISTRIA

Water Slides

There are big slides for adrenaline fans as well as slower ones for children and the more timid amongst us, so if you are game, look forward to the longest, highest, and fastest slides.
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ISTRALANDIA AQUAPARK – NOVIGRAD, ISTRIA

The Istralandia Aquapark offers high quality entertainment for children and adults managed by trained personnel focused on you having fun

ISTRALANDIA AQUAPARK - NOVIGRAD, ISTRIA

It provides you with dance courses, tournaments, workshops, playgrounds, concerts, sports and recreational events, concert sand many other fun activities - It is up to you to select programmes and then the staff promise to provide you with unforgettable moments of pastime and joy!
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GOLF COURSES – ISTRIA

Unlike most golf courses in Europe, here golf can be played all year round

GOLF COURSES - ISTRIA

The Adriatic golf club

Located at Crveni Vrh close to Savudrija-Salvore and near the city of Umag, the Club is part of the hotel chain Kempinski - According to many golfers, the winding course and almost idyllic landscape, provide the golf club Adriatic course with real charm and challenge.
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CYCLING – ISTRIA

Explore Istria by bike and experience the unique sense of closeness to nature and the local culture

CYCLING, ISTRIA

Istria offers cycling for all ability levels, with Southern Istria with the less difficult bike sections and surrounded by beautiful landscapes - The coast has the most attractive trails following the curvy Istrian coastal area and are perfectly suitable for all cyclists who prefer to do recreation during their holiday.
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CLIMBING – ISTRIA

There is more then 50 different climbing locations in Istria, which because of different orientations of the walls make climbing here a year round activity

CLIMBING - ISTRIA

Climbing has a long history in Istria, but it was not until the late 20th century that climbing enthusiasts really began systematically opening and equipping new routes all around the peninsula - With the emergence of new routes, Istria began to attract more and more climbers from all over the world wishing to conquer some of its trickiest routes and now it offers about 1,200 routes to explore.
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AQUARIUM PULA – ISTRIA

Aquarium Pula-Pola is located in the Austro-Hungarian fortress Verudela, which was built in 1886 on the peninsula 3 km from the centre of the city of Pula

AQUARIUM PULA - ISTRIA

The Aquarium is placed in fort Verudela, part of the once powerful “Fortress Pula” of the Austro-Hungarian monarchy - The historic fort is revived and enriched by more than 200 species of marine and freshwater fish, reptiles and amphibians.
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KAYAKING – ISTRIA

There is probably no easier and more beautiful way of discovering the intricate coast and islands than by kayak

ISTRIA - KAYAKING

Gliding silently and easily, the kayak enables you to take a peek at the hidden places of the coast, to visit hidden coves, to see the coast of Istria from the sea, and perhaps even to swim in the turquoise sea in the shadow of the pines.
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DINOPARK FUNTANA – ISTRIA

In addition to dinosaurs, Dinopark Funtana offers you many other kinds of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy

DINOPARK FUNTANA, ISTRIA

Perhaps one of the most memorable experiences in Dinopark Funtana is riding on dinosaurs and ponies - also, during the season, you have the opportunity to watch daily performances of motors driving on wires at a height of 25 meters, performed by the group FLYING DEVILS.
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ADRENALIN PARK MEDULIN – ISTRIA

Visit Adrenaline Park – Medulin, situated in the middle of a dense oak forest

ADRENALIN PARK MEDULIN - ISTRIA

Adventures like the ones you’re going to experience in this park are promised to be exhausting - Recreational and adrenaline park is family friendly - You will not only have a blast of a time but also work on battling your own fears, getting stronger, pushing your limits beyond of what you think your capacities are!
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VISIT WINERY KOZLOVIC – BUJE, ISTRIA

This new winery with a total surface of 2200 square meters with a cellar for inox and barrique barrels, was built in 2012

VISIT WINERY KOZLOVIC

Within it there are multi-functional venues for wine presentations and workshops - Also, there is a smart wine bar with an elegant wine shop, in front of the winery there is a splendid, roofed terrace fenced in glass, overlooking vineyards in Valle valley.
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SAILING CLUB – ISTRIA

Start sailing along the Istrian coast with the sun in your face and the wind in your sails

SAILING CLUB - ISTRIA

Only when seen from the open sea does the face of Istria reveal itself to you in its full splendour - This is a land of a hundred islands, lovely beaches and beautiful bays.
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PULA ROMAN AMPHITHEATRE

Go Back in Time & Experience a Real Roman Arena in the Heart of Croatia

PULA ROMAN AMPHITEATRE

Still used often today for events, the Roman arena in Pula is an impressive sight and really gives you an impression of what it might have been like back in the Roman times when it was used to stage gladiator fights - it has been remarkably well maintained and you can go on an official tour or just pay to enter and look around yourself.
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HILL TOP TOWN OF MOTOVUN

An Ancient Walled Town, Motovun has Wonderful Views

HILL TOP TOWN OF MOTOVUN

Motovun is a medieval, walled little town up on a hill top with picturesque views out across the surrounding countryside - the central area of Istria has been likened to Tuscany due to its rolling hills and old towns - do find a spot to sit and have a drink and just enjoy the views.
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SEASIDE TOWN OF ROVINJ

Meander through the Winding Streets of Pretty Rovinj Old Town

SEASIDE TOWN OF ROVINJ

An enchanting old town on Istria's coast, Rovinj is very attractive with its colourful houses and little harbour and just a pleasure to explore - there are many restaurants to happen upon and plenty of little shops to get lost in!
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BRIJUNI ISLANDS

Take a Trip to Tito’s Brijuni Islands & Discover their Heritage

BRIJUNI ISLANDS

The Brijuni Islands are Istria's only National Park and are comprised of an archipelago of 14 islands - reached by boat from the fishing town of Fazana on the mainland, the Brijuni Islands were once the playground of former Yugoslav President, "Tito".
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Photo 1 - Pula © Renco Kosinozic via Croatian National Tourist Board
Photo 3 - Rovinj © Ivo Biocina via Croatian National Tourist Board