Attractions

Top Choice Basilica in Poreč

Euphrasian Basilica

Top billing in Poreč goes to the 6th-century Euphrasian Basilica, a World Heritage Site and one of Europe’s finest intact examples of Byzantine art. Built on the site of a 4th-century oratory, the complex includes a…
Island in Poreč

Sveti Nikola

The island of Sveti Nikola lies just short of half a kilometre south of the peninsula. From May to October small passenger boats (adult/concession 25/15KN) make the crossing, departing every 30 minutes or so from th…
Square in Poreč

Trg Marafor

The Roman Forum, where public gatherings took place, once stood on the site of the present-day Trg Marafor. The original pavement has been preserved along the northern row of houses on the square. West of this recta…
Landmark in Poreč

Venetian Towers

Poreč has three 15th-century towers that date from the time of the Venetian rule and once formed the city walls: the gothic Pentagonal Tower at the beginning of Decumanus; the Round Tower on Narodni trg; and the Nor…
Tower in Poreč

Round Tower

One of the city's Venetian-era towers that once guarded the southeastern section of the city.
Temple in Poreč

Temple of Neptune

Dating from the 1st century AD, only fragments of this great Roman temple have survived.
Tower in Poreč

Pentagonal Tower

One of the Venetian Towers and still one of the main entrances to the old town.
Tower in Poreč

Northern Tower

One of the Venetian Towers located in the northeast corner of the old town.