Istrian Hilltop Villages Tour
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Excursions & day trips

Istrian Hilltop Villages Tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 4 hours to 8 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover the green hills of Istria
  • Explore the artists' colony of Groznjan
  • Visit the hilltop hamlet of Oprtalj
  • Taste local delicacies
What to expect

Legend has it that in the Mirna valley lived giants who were so tall they could build settlements with their own hands. Welcome to the green Istrian hills – a place of mythical beauty that you'll explore on this half-day tour to Groznjan and Oprtalj.

The adventure kicks off Groznjan – an artists' colony, which is surrounded by green hills. It is rich in ancient churches, prehistoric sites, historic castles and palaces. It's also home to no fewer than 28 artists' studios. You'll discover every nook and cranny, and streets that lead to art galleries and other surprises.

Then it's over to the hilltop hamlet of Oprtalj. Here, you'll stroll down ancient streets with great views over the surrounding countryside. Rounding off the day is a tasting of local Istrian delicacies, wine and olive oil at a tavern.

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What's included
  • Transport
  • Guide
  • Tasting
Provider
GULLIVER TRAVEL
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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