Istrian Hilltops Private Day Trip with Wine Tasting

Day Trips & Excursions in Grožnjan

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Enjoy the views from the historic hilltop towns of Istria during an 8-hour group excursion with a private guide. Snap a few photos of postcard-perfect scenery like olive groves, the Istrian coastline and countryside as you discover hamlets like Groznjan and Motovun. A wine tasting is also included.
Your group will receive a morning pickup in front of your accommodation on the west coast of Istria. You’ll first be transferred to Groznjan, an ancient city on a hill 748 feet (228 meters) above the sea level. This hilltop town that has remained largely untouched by modern development to this day, and offers an amazing view over the local olive groves, vineyards and the sea coastline in distance. You’ll also have time to check out Groznjan’s array of artist and galleries, jazz festival and small alleys. After visiting Groznjan, your day trip continues to Motovun, one of the most beautiful medieval hilltop towns in the Istrian hinterland. Motovun and the surrounding area are famous for the white and black truffles you can find in the local forests. While in Motovun take some time to check out its sturdy medieval walls. Finish the day with an included wine tasting.

What’s included

  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Wine tasting
  • Entry/Admission - Groznjan Hilltop village of artists, Istria, Croatia

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified


  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Hotel pickup included
  • Led by a local guide