Istria is one of the most popular destinations in Croatia. With a strong Italian influence (the region in fact used to be part of Italy during the early part of the 20th century), this certainly is a beautiful region of Croatia both along the coast and inland, with its pretty hilltop towns.
• 9 hours
Start from Zagreb, and spend a full day in Istria! Learn all about truffles and search for one yourself in the local forest with a trained dog. Enjoy tasting truffles, truffle specialties and bring some home! After truffle hunting have a short walk through Glagolitic alley and visit to the smallest city in world - Hum. After a walk in Hum head to cute local tavern for delicious local lunch! Full of experiences return to Zagreb at evening!
• 1 day
On this 4-hour walking tour, follow northern Croatia’s famed Walking Trail of Giants, which threads its way across a scenic stretch of Istria. After a short breakfast, the 7.5-mile (12-km) journey begins from the pretty town of Buzet. Pass through traditional villages, see historic stone houses, and even visit a town named as one of the smallest in the world. Along the way, you’ll have ample chance to enjoy the spectacular scenery. The tour ends when you’re returned directly to your local accommodation.
• 4 hours