Activity holiday

Make sure to explore the many activity holiday possibilities during your stay in Istria, and experience the Istrian peninsula in a completely different way! The best way to experience the numerous natural attractions of this region is through adventure activities, cycling, hiking or walking.

Here are the most interesting ideas for an activity holiday and outdoor experience in Istria:

  • Pazin Cave Zip Line and Pazin Cave Speleoadventure – Experience first-hand the size of Pazin Cave in two special ways: take an exhilarating ride over the cave on a zip line, or discover the underwater world of Pazin Cave on a speleoadventure guided by professional speleologists. Each experience is guided by professional staff and completely safe for children!
  • Kingdom of FeštiniVisit this cave near Žminj and witness its recognisable icicle formations! The Kingdom of Feštini cave features marked trails for ensuring a safe visit of both children and adults. Make the most of your visit and enjoy the many facilities in a natural setting at the entrance into the cave.
  • Walking trails across Istria – Experience the many natural attractions of Istria and the secrets of how they were created through educational walking trails fit for both children and adults! Some of the most exciting trails are the Trail of Seven Waterfalls in Buzet, the educational trail across the canyon Vela Draga, the walking trail across Cape Kamenjak and many other hiking trails on Učka and Ćićarija.
  • Biking trails – Discover Istria on two wheels! The many opportunities for road and mountain biking make Istria ideal for exploring its hilly winding roads offering unforgettable views of different sites and landscapes! The best-known marked biking route in Istria, Parenzana, leads you all the way to neighbouring Slovenia, and even Italy.
  • Diving Dive into the secrets of Istria’s underwater world, its rocks, caves and long-ago sunken ships! You can rent the necessary equipment and go for a dive on your own or accompanied by professional divers. There are also diving lessons for beginners!
  • Windsurfing – Go on a windsurfing adventure in Istria! The favourable sea currents and winds in Premantura make it the ideal location in Istria for this adventure sport! Experienced instructors will guide you through the professional training where you will earn a professional licence. Experience an unforgettable windsurfing adventure in Istria!
  • Kayaking excursions – Discover the hidden magical bays of Istria on an organised kayaking excursion. Rent a kayak or book a group slot and have a true family day out, exploring the kayak routes along Istria’s coast!
  • 4x4 Istria Tour – Book an experience of Istria on four wheels. This off-road adventure tour leads you across hilly and rough terrain of central Istria, and the breaks are reserved for visiting the local wine and olive oil producers!
  • Sky Fox Adventure Park – Stop by Sky Fox Adventure Park, situated halfway between Poreč and Tar, and test your courage, stamina and resourcefulness through 35 different exercises. This adventure park in Istria caters to both children and adults, and your safety is ensured by the most modern equipment and certified instructors!
  • TunaTail Fishing, Poreč – In the open waters between Poreč and Umag, fans of sport fishing can try their hand at catching some large fish species: bluefin tuna, blue shark and thresher shark. Both beginners and experienced enthusiasts can enjoy this sport fishing adventure guided by licensed captains experienced in fishing.

Want to know more about activity holidays and outdoor activities in Istria? Contact us at sales@porton.hr, and we will be happy to help you organise and plan your free time!