Upcoming Events in Istria
Are you longing for full rest for body and soul? Are you looking for repose from everyday stress? Have you decided to treat yourself with beauty treatment, massage or sauna?
The Northwestern Istria is just what you need! The Wellness Moments are offering you an excellent opportunity to experience all advantages of relaxation in modern wellness centres in Umag and Novigrad.
In the period between 13 February and 29 March, the Istraturist Umag and Laguna Novigrad companies are offering rich thematic wellness programmes, interesting ...
From 16.02. - 23.03.2015. gourmands will have an opportunity to savour delicious sea morsels at the Days of seashells organized by the tourist boards of Umag, Novigrad, Brtonigla and Buje on the territory of north-western Istria.
Restaurants will offer imaginative menus at favourable prices! The culinary delicacies will be paired with premium local wines and olive oils this region is renowned for far and wide.
Istrian shells - scallops, mussels, sea truffles, Noah’s arks, queen scallops and oysters have a special flavour owing to ...
This March in Umag, the Istrian Riviera, an ITF Futures tournament will be gathering 120 players from 12 countries. The matches will be played between 28 February and 08 March in the attractive Umag Tennis Academy Centre in Umag, with a 10 thousand Dollar prize fund.
The Men's Tennis Tournament is just one of several taking place each year in the towns on the western Istrian coast under the common name of Istrian Riviera.
Again this year, 12 women's national football teams will cross swords in Northwest Istria. Women's Istria Cup 2015 will take place from 03 to 12 March on the football fields of Buje, Novigrad, Umag, Poreč and Rovinj, under the auspices of FIFA. This international sporting event is organized by the Croatian Football Federation.
During the competition, Umag will become the second home to the national football teams of Austria, Ireland, Slovakia, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Northern Ireland, Costa Rica, Wales and France, B selection. By ...
On March 07-08, Krasica, a picturesque village in the vicinity of Buje, will host the 18th "Oleum olivarum", one of the oldest olive oil fairs in Croatia. Over time, the manifestation developed into an international festival of olive oils participated in by scientific-research institutions, olive growers and olive oil manufacturers from Croatia, Italy and Slovenia.
Organized by BK "Meridiana - Kamen Pazin" from Pazin, the international stage race through Istria, "Istrian Spring" this year, from the 12th to 15th of March, will experience its twelfth edition.
Superior bycicle riders from Austria, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Russia, Poland, Australia, Canada, Nigeria and many other countries are competing for World Cup points in several challenging stages.
Otherwise, this race can be found in the cycling calendar of the World Cycling Organization UCI (Union Cycliste International) and ...
Umag will host another great tennis event, the 31th ITF Perin Memorial tournament - Grade 1.
At this tournament, tennis players under 18 will test their strengths from 15 to 22 March in the attractive Umag Tennis Academy Centre in Umag. Around 250 young contestants from no less than 17 countries are expected to stay in Croatia's westernmost town.
During March, April and May the eighth Days of Istrian Asparagus will give true "asparagus lovers" an opportunity to relish in imaginative, delicious and fragrant delicacies made from Istrian wild asparagus, ranging from the renowned "fritaja" (omelettes), soups, homemade pastas and risottos to ingenious combinations with meat and fish and scrumptious desserts.
From 10 till 12 April 2015, Kaštel nearby Buje will host an already traditional gastronomic manifestation, Asparagus Festival, which is once again waiting for you with a handful of interesting things and pleasures based on wild asparagus.
Since the asparagus has become a true symbol of Kaštel, every year a varied cultural-entertainment, wine-gastronomic and sports program is prepared in its honour, attracting an increasing number of visitors, local product manufacturers, professional and amateur athletes, volunteers and children, ...
Cakes and flowers are a best welcoming invitation to the village of Fiorini in the vicinity of Brtonigla, in the northwest of the Istrian peninsula. The celebration of Ottava, as the first Sunday after Easter is called in the local dialect, opens the festivity season after a long lent period, reminding us of the joyous welcome to the warmer days of spring accompanied by sports, song and dance.
Owing to the unity and diligence of its inhabitants, Fiorini has long been known as a prosperous and organized settlement, as seen by the old ...
Numerous sports and active holiday lovers will find enough reasons to come to Northwestern Istria even in the winter months, but the first days of spring bring a bounty of activities providing everyone with a reason to visit this Istrian destination - both recreational and extreme sports enthusiasts. And this will be confirmed once again in April when Umag is hosting a 100 mile ultra trail race, as well as a 1 km race for children.
Alba Sports and Recreational Club and Trickeri Sports Association are delighted to invite you to the ...
In the spring when the Istrian nature flourishes with the most diverse plenitude of wild plants, among which the morel, a rare and highly prized mushroom, a bike tour dedicated to this extraordinary culinary treat takes place.
Since the trail is not demanding, the bike tour along forest and field paths is an open type tour, intended for all recreational enthusiasts and nature lovers. The helmet is a mandatory accessory.
This 35-kilometre long ride starts from Nova obala in Umag, following the paths of the Umag Riviera towards ...
Top bike event in Croatia!
Cycling lovers, lo and behold! World famous professional cycling race Tour of Croatia: 6 stages - 6 days - 1000 km is coming to Croatia. As many as 20 professional teams, of which 8 World Tour teams and 1 Croatian, will pedal over 6 counties and 12 cities from 21 to 26 April 2015. The six-day cycling event will be broadcasted on national television as well as on Eurosport channel.