Croatia is a country of beauty and contrast
Travel to the natural beauty of the Kvarner & Istria - 5 DAYS
Istria, a peninsula rich in natural beauty, magnificent coastlines and interesting medieval cities will pull you in its spell. Explore and experience this beautiful region on the Adriatic!
Day 1: Arrival
Lovran with its fishing town and fishing port still original preserved, romantic situated in the Kvarner bay of the Opatija Riviera, only 7 km from Opatija. The lush vegetation, wonderful parks and the 20 km long beach promenade Lungomare connecting Lovran with Opatija, invite you to take long walks.
Day 2: Istrian treasures: truffles and wine
The Istrian interior is reminiscent of the Tuscany and pleases the eye with wine and hiking mountains, with truffle forests and very pretty mountain villages like Motovun and Groznjan. Have you seen Hum - the smallest city in the world with about 20 residents? In Roc, you can admire an almost unchanged retarded cityscape. The surprise of the Mina region is Livade, Croatia truffle stronghold. In damp, shady Motovun oak forest the precious white truffles grow. Here you will taste at lunch with a truffle menu this coveted specialty. High on a hill stands the medieval artists' town of Groznjan, which has retained the character of a Venetian fortress today. At the end of the day you visit a winery and taste the excellent wines with small bites. Those who want to, can book the hotel for the evening, an additional meal.
Day 3: mussels and olive oil
Your current exploration tour starting by boat. A fjord in Croatia? The Limfjord is actually a bay that reaches nearly 12 km in the untouched wild karst landscape and its water glossy blue seduced to Step Into. But be careful: In 100 m depth there is quite cold! The up to 150 meters high, covered with scrub and partly wooded slopes give the fjord the character of a canyon. The water provides ideal conditions for the breeding of mussels, which you can taste in a restaurant. Also today is a taste of the Istrian olive oil on the program that counts among connoisseurs among the best in the world.
Day 4: Labin - Opatija
Enjoy the magnificent views over the bay and the green hinterland. Have you ever heard of the smoked ham.Over a glass of wine you will learn everything about the production of these and other homemade regional ham specialties. In the afternoon you get to the Grande Dame of the Croatian Adriatic coast know for a city tour. Opatija is a resort on the Kvarner Bay. Thanks to the large, oceanfront parks and numerous elegant villas and hotels from the early days is Opatija and its surroundings in every season worth a visit. At the end of the trip we invite you to a piece of delicious cake in Opatija. The buffet dinners are served in the hotel.
Day 5: Return date
With many new impressions you take the return journey to the starting places.
Included in the price:
- Welcome drink
- 4 x buffet breakfast
- 4 x dinner buffet ( incl. drink )
- Tourist tax
- Indoor swimming pool
Prices are per person
Prices available on request subject to availability
Any Price (Room and activities) are valid for min 21 persons