Welcome to Istrian county, which is located on the largest Croatian peninsula - Istria, at the Mediterranean coast. Istria is proud of its well-indented coast, blue and clear sea, and beaches of all types: sand beach, pebble beach and natural rock plateaus. Istria has special offer of half-day and one-day excurisions to its inland areas, as well as along its coast.
You will enjoy Istrian historical monuments, from Arena (Amphitheatre) in 3000 years old Pula, to fishing village Rovinj with its church St. Euphemia, to Porec and Euphrasius' Basilica, to natural beauty of the National Park Brijuni, Lim fjord, and the splendid gastronomy offer - Istrian prosciutto ham, Istrian cottage and goat cheese, typical Istrian Malvasia wine, medenica (mead) brandy and biska (mistletoe) brandy, etc.
Istrian historical monuments are natural stages and scenes used by many well-known names form the international showbussines, music, film and theatre world for their summer performances...
Each Istrian town celebrates its own patron saint with numerous events organized by local population, private accommodaton owners, tourist boards, sports and folklore societies. One of the main characteristics of Istria is its typical Mediterranean climate - summers are hot, so swimming in the clear sea is the great natural way to cool yourself.