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 ...
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.
Family boutique hotel San Rocco is situated in Brtonigla, a typical Istrian hill town, known as the “town of wine”. Our guests can expect a luxurious rural pastoral in the green inland of Istria, as regularly reaffirmed by the Fernetich family with rewards for the best small family hotel on the Adriatic. Although wellness San Rocco offers tailored, weekend or seven-day arrangements, you can also choose to spend here a single afternoon after a hard day. The superior offer of our gourmet restaurant recommended by the global gastronomic ...
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, ...
Get your favourite vintage bike out of your garage, or rent one and register for the Istrianissima - a retro gourmet bicycle race through northwestern Istria.
Come to Kaštel on Saturday the 11th of April, and you will be warmly greeted with welcome drinks in company of a group of bicyclists over 60 and members of the Grožnjan Mountain Bike Club. At 10AM, the old-school pedalling will begin, taking you through Istria's green landscapes to well-known winemakers, wine cellars, and the artsy town of Grožnjan.
This fair will give sports lovers a number of opportunities for true enjoyment - they will be able to try their hand at different sports disciplines, see the novelties from the sports gear, clothes and footwear domain. Sport and recreation are an inseparable part of our everyday lives and it was an incredible combination of natural factors that endowed Umag with a multitude of recreational opportunities.
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 ...
Umag Bike is one of the many recreational spring rides offered to cyclists in Northwestern Istria, well known as a reliable destination for active holidays. For all you sports fans who enjoy the wonders of preserved nature, Umag Bike is the right choice for an April adventure.
Departure is at 11.00 o'clock from Nova obala in Umag. The trail goes along the shore to the north - to the Katoro holiday resort, and continues along the golf course at Crveni vrh. After that it goes up a small hill of St. Peter, offering a beautiful view of the ...
This year, the Microsoft WinDays15 conference will be held in Umag for the second time, in the Katoro Resort, 21-24 April 2015. Throughout the years the conference has positioned itself as the leading regional business and technology event. Participants will have the chance to enjoy beauties of Umag during breaks between lectures and workshops.
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.