Istria in 1 Day Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Istria's West Coast

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Join our guided small group tour and discover Istria’s most distinct places. Jump in the air-conditioned van and cruise on country roads through Istria. Truffle tasting, lunch, and wine included!
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Valle dIstria/Bale, Bale, IstriaThis small town is a former Venetian Castle that was visited by the famous Casanova and today it represents Istria's best-known place for world-class jazz.Pass By: Vodnjan - Città di DignanoOne of the most Italian towns in Istria.Pass By: Park Kazuna, Vodnjan, IstriaThe newest UNESCO spot in Croatia.Stop At: Groznjan Hilltop village of artists, Istria, Croatia, Groznjan, IstriaMeet some unique characters in this small hilltop town near Motovun. Grožnjan is full of artists from former Yugoslavia. Dreamy medieval architecture and good coffee :)Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Hilltop Walled Ancient City of Motovun, Motovun, IstriaAfterward, you continue to Motovun – the mightest hilltop town in Istria. Join the truffle tasting and try the most expensive mushroom in the world. Walk the panoramic city walls and admire Istria in all its glory. Next stop is the Organic Wine Farm. Homemade pasta with cheesy ravioli, garden salad, pearly local wine, and fresh fruit juices – mmmmm!Included: Truffle Tasting in Motovun Old Town & Lunch at Organic Wine FarmOptional: City Walls Entrance Fee - 25kn (3,5€) per personDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Bencic Truffles, Motovun, IstriaEva, your new Istrian Mama, is waiting for you with a plate of truffle delicacies which she prepared for all travellers joining this trip. Truffle cheese, truffle salamini, truffle prosciutto, brandies,...Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Ancient City Walls, Motovun, IstriaIn your free time in Motovun, you can choose to take a walk along the ancient walls which encircle the old town. Amazing views and hidden corners of Motovun open up in front of your eyes.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Porec Old Town, Porec, IstriaLast stop is in Poreč. White Venetian Family Palaces decorate the streets of this coastal town. Also, here you have the opportunity to visit the Euphresian Basilica (UNESCO). You return in the late afternoon or early evening.Optional: UNESCO Basilica of Euphrasius Entrance Fee - 40kn (5€) per personDuration: 1 hourStop At: Euphrasius Basilica, Porec, IstriaEastern art meets the west in this incredible clerical complex. Protected by UNESCO and ready to be visited by you during your free time in Poreč.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Lim Channel, Vrsar, IstriaOn the way back to your accommodation you have a nice photo stop here at this amazing Istrian "Fjord". It's not really a Fjord, to be honest with you, but once the Norwegians said that it looks like their Fjords, only greener. Since then we call it a Fjord :)Duration: 15 minutes

What’s included

  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Pick-up & Drop-off at your accommodation
  • Air-conditioned transport
  • Lunch at Organic Wine Farm incl. Wine and Fruit Juices
  • Truffle tasting in Motovun
  • Visit Poreč, Motovun, Grožnjan, and Organic Wine Farm
  • Trip organisation
  • Snacks
  • Entry/Admission - Hilltop Walled Ancient City of Motovun
  • Entry/Admission - Bencic Truffles

What’s not included

  • Entrance fee to UNESCO Euphresian Basilica in Poreč – 40 Kuna (5€)/person
  • Motovun City Walls Entrance Fee – 25 Kuna (3,50€)/person
  • High-Class Wine Tasting at Motovun Panoramic Terrace with 5 wines – 180 Kuna (25€)/person
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient City Walls
  • Entry/Admission - Euphrasius Basilica