Poreč-Parenzo, Istria

Holiday Destination Poreč : a picturesque coastal town  

Poreč is a charming coastal town located on the western coast of the Istrian Peninsula in Croatia. Known for its rich history, well-preserved Roman architecture, and vibrant atmosphere, Poreč has become a popular destination for tourists seeking a mix of cultural exploration and seaside relaxation.


The Euphrasius basilica

The most valuable cultural monument in Porec and inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. It was built on the remains of an earlier tri-naval basilica, in the first half of the 6th century, during the period of Bishop Euphrasius, whose name it bears.

QR codes on the Poreč waterfront

Walking along the Poreč waterfront, you will come across QR codes with information about the city's sites, incorporated into the characteristic lines that adorn this part of the city. 

Feel the pulse of the old town

The Old Town of Poreč unveils a tapestry of history, culture, and architectural splendor. Wandering through its narrow cobblestone streets, you will find yourself transported to a bygone era, where every step reveals the town's rich Roman legacy.

Daily Trips and Activities in Poreč

Outdoor activities 

Poreč boasts a favorable climate for outdoor sports throughout the year, making it an ideal destination for activities like running, trail running, walking, and hiking, ensuring that every season holds the promise of a new adventure waiting to be explored.

Speleoadventure - Speleolit

Embark on a thrilling speleo-adventure, designed for those seeking an extraordinary underground journey. Step into the shoes of a speleologist, equipped with caving gear, and descend under the warm glow of your lamp to explore a mesmerizing realm adorned with stunning stalactites and stalagmites.


Dive into an enchanting aquatic spectacle by simply donning your snorkel mask in Poreč. Numerous diving centers offer family-friendly tours, where the underwater scenery unfolds like a colossal aquarium, brimming with vibrant colors, intriguing shapes, and delightful surprises – an effort well rewarded!

Gastro-Magic Truffle Hunting

Experience the unique Gastro-Magic Truffle Hunting, where you can participate in truffle hunts and taste these culinary treasures.



What to See in Poreč?

Embark on a journey through this captivating city, seamlessly weaving between its Roman heritage and the splendid imprints of nature, inviting you to explore its beauty.

What to Do in Poreč?

Immerse yourself in the thrill of outdoor adventures, from exhilarating water sports to spelunking and beyond, for an exciting and transformative new experience.

Where to Stay in Poreč?

Poreč offers a diverse array of accommodations, ranging from charming boutique hotels in the heart of the Old Town to modern seaside resorts with panoramic views of the Adriatic. Also the best option for a vacation with a group of people would be a holiday home or a villa with pool in Poreč.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Poreč?

If you enjoy lively beach scenes, water activities, and summer events, then June to August is ideal. For a more relaxed experience with pleasant weather, consider the shoulder seasons.

What and Where to Eat in Poreč?

In Poreč's charming local restaurants, one can embark on a culinary journey, savoring a delightful mix of traditional Istrian dishes and fresh seafood, from the earthy aroma of Istrian truffles to the savory notes of Istrian prosciutto and cheese, culminating in the exquisite flavors of the Adriatic through a delectable array of seafood specialties.

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