Sport and active holidays in Istria
Sport and recreation have become an important part of everyday life and one of the best ways to spend free time. In an almost unbelievable set of lucky natural circumstances that enable us to do sports, true sporting adventures can be had on the land, sea and air or underground, on the coast and the undulating inland area, on two or four wheels, by foot or on a horse … and thanks to the temperate climate for the whole year round!
A Bike Friendly Point is a specially equipped corner in a hospitality facility or other service provider. It is located in the vicinity of a cycling trail and offers an array of services for cyclists in case of need. Bike Friendly Points allow cyclists to fix their bikes themselves with basic tools and spare parts, and to access relevant information.
The long tradition of football in north-western Istria gained new momentum in the last decades through the wide spectrum of services and contents in the organized sports tourism sector. Owing to the developed network of football pitches and excellent accommodation and organization capacities, Umag and Novigrad became favourite destinations for the preparation of football teams of all ages and rankings. This is owed to the mild Mediterranean climate and geographical location of north-western Istria, situated at the meeting point of the ...