Follow Croatia Traveller Pinterest buttonTwitter button Facebook button Google Plus button

Croatia Traveller logo

Istria: Where to Go

arrowClick for today's best hotel deals.
Get Started
About Croatia
Essentials
Croatia Map
Croatia Photos
Guidebooks
Planning
When to Go
Top Sights
Accommodation
Transport
Car Rental
Croatia Ferries
Ferry Guide
Money
Inspiration
Adventure
Sailing
Cruises
Tours
Itineraries
Special Interests
Destinations
Dalmatia
Dubrovnik
Islands
Istria
Kvarner
Split
Zadar
Zagreb
Community
News Blog
Newsletter
Traveller Tips
Service
About Me
Advertising
Trip Planning
Contact
Privacy Policy
Search Site

Site Index


Map of Croatia with top sights

 

 

AutoEurope

 

 

 

Find Accommodation in Istria
Destination:
Arrival:
Departure:
Low Price Guarantee!

 


Rovinj video

 

Istria Travel News

Autumn in Croatia: Top Ten Trip Ideas
09/14/2016

More.
Keeping Cool in Croatia
07/13/2016

More.
Great Deals on New Hotels in Croatia
06/30/2016

More.
New Domestic Flights Across Croatia
06/21/2016

More.
Best Restaurants in Croatia 2016
05/16/2016

More.
Best Accommodation in Croatia
04/11/2016

More.
10 Best Free Things to Do in Croatia
03/29/2016

More.

 

 

 

 

 

 

ISTRIA FERRIES
Online Booking

Italy-Istria ferry map

 

 

 

 


It's easy to figure out where to go in Istria. Just drive! (See recommended Istria itineraries) From hill towns to sleepy villages to coastal resorts, this lush peninsula has everything. Following are the top destinations in Istria:

Bale
Bale
One of Istria's most delightful hill towns is just a short hop from Rovinj.

Brioni (Brijuni) Islands
Brijuni Islands
Zebras in the Adriatic? They were brought to this National Park to amuse Tito.

Buje
Buje parish church
Replete with Venetian architecture, this hill village is an easy jump from Umag.

Buzet
Buzet, Istria
A sleepy town amid dramatic scenery and known as the truffle capital of Istria

Fazana
Fazana, Istria
A cute town and a good base to visit the Brijuni Islands

Groznjan
Groznjan, Istria
Another lovely hill village known as a classical music training ground.

Labin
Labin, Istria
An appealing hilltop town on Istria's eastern coast.

Lim Channel
Lim Channel
This drowned valley makes a great boat trip.

Lovran
Lovran, Istria
A small town and resort just south of Opatija on the Istrian coast.

Motovun
Motovun, Istria
An increasingly trendy hill village that hosts an important film festival each July

Novigrad
Novigrad, Istria
A walled, old stone town tucked onto a peninsula with a superb marina.

Pazin
Pazin, Istria
A quiet town that makes a good base for exploring Istria's interior.

Porec
Porec, Istria
An old stone town amid a string of beach resorts; home of the wondrous Euphrasian Basilica

Pula
Pula, Istria
A magnificent amphitheatre is one of many Roman ruins in this busy town

Rabac
Rabac, Istria
Splendid swimming coves and plenty of hotels and camping near Labin.

Rovinj
Rovinj, Istria

Everything an Adriatic fishing port should be plus easy beach access

Savudrija
Savudrija, Istria
Not just for windsurfers or lighthouse lovers, it has a real windswept charm and a fabulous resort hotel.

Umag
Umag beach
Many, many large resort-style hotels; home of pro tennis' ATP tournament 

Vodnjan
Vodnjan, Istria
Worth a trip for the eerie mummy collection in the local church.

Vrsar
Vrsar, Istria
A medieval town and one of Europe's largest naturist camps.

 

Sign up to our newsletter for the latest Croatia travel updates
and a FREE Language Guide

Language Guide

 

Questions? Comments?

comments powered by Disqus  


Back to Top

©CroatiaTraveller 2005-2017 All rights reserved