Istria is located in the westernmost part of Croatia and it is also the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea. Packed with interesting events, attractions, interesting culture and customs, Istria gives a unique experience for everyone who visits.
The Croatian peninsula area of 2,820 km2 has a beautiful green oasis, the coast and the Istrian islands are covered with pine forests, in the interior of the corrugated regions are olive groves and vineyards, and the view from the hills stretches throughout endless blue sea. Once you get to know splendor provided by the region, it will impress you with every detail, every view of the sea or mountains Učka will be special and unique because on this peninsula, all is filled with the warmth of the people, villages and customs.
The mild climate and moderate sea temperatures during summer is 22-24 °C providing a special advantage to anyone who resides on the Adriatic peninsula.
What you can see in Istria?
In addition to large cities such as Opatija, Pula, Umag, Rovinj, Pazin, Buzet and Poreč each of which has its own characteristics, Istria is an interesting place with a large number of caves and caverns, some of the better known are: Pazin Cave, Feštinsko kraljevstvo, the Romualdo cave and cave Mramornica. On the Croatian peninsula are Brijuni National Park and Učka Park of Nature which are legally protected areas, and provide an unforgettable adventure and fun.
Among other interesting places that can also visit if you find yourself on the peninsula are Limski channel, Motovun Forest, Zlatni Rt (Golden Cape), the southernmost point of the peninsula - Kamenjak, Brijuni archipelago - with more than 600 plant species, a popular destination especially in the summer certainly are beautiful large beaches that surround the whole peninsula.
A large number of well-known beaches in Istria have been awarded the Blue Flag, providing tourists a certain security about the quality of beaches and clear water sea.
The natural beauty of Istria, playful blue sea, hills and historical towns are situated on the peninsula allow everyone to enjoy the natural beauty and entertainment content of the Istrian region.