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Cycling Istrian Countryside

Cycling Istrian Countryside

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Rural Istria is rich with medieval hilltop villages, vineyards, olive groves, meadows and forests – the area is very pleasant for touring on a bike. Our route includes Oprtalj, Groznjan and Motovun charming hillside towns where we will have time for a short walk and exploring. We will also cycle the Parenzana, an old railroad bed now known as a mecca for cyclists. As we travel down to the Mirna River Valley, we will enjoy magnificent views of the countryside from the trail. This is a 42km round trip and ends at the starting point. Most of the route follows paved roads with little traffic, but part is on packed dirt and gravel. The trip is a moderate level of difficulty. There is an option to do an E-bike version of the trip for those who are not avid cyclists and/or for those who want to make this cycling experience more relaxing.
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  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.46
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$89.46

Parenzana Trail Full Day Cycling Tour from Pula, Rovinj, Poreč or Buje

Parenzana Trail Full Day Cycling Tour from Pula, Rovinj, Poreč or Buje

Enjoy a day away from the city with a full day’s cycling tour along the Parenzana trail, passing through rural countryside and secluded villages along the way. Gain insight into the region’s history from your professional guide, and stop in the remote village of Motovun for wine tasting and a traditional dinner in a local tavern. Relax after a day’s activity with drop-off to your hotel.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$195.76
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$195.76
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Jet Ski Tour

Jet Ski Tour

With the sporty jet ski you have the unique opportunity to move flexibly over the water. You have a lot of fun and reach almost every place in the harbor of Medulin. Optionally, you can also use the jet ski to tube.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$493.99
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$493.99
per group

SUP-day rental

SUP-day rental

While paddling silently over the blue, warm water on your SUP board, you can watch fish under you in the water. With a little luck, you will discover dolphins from your board. You can feel the sun on your skin and nature can affect you. You are flexible and independent throughout the day.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$97.81
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$97.81

Walking Trail of Giants Half-Day Walking Tour

Walking Trail of Giants Half-Day Walking Tour

Discover northern Istria’s isolated villages by setting out on the Walking Trail of Giants from Buzet with a guide. This scenic 7.5-mile (12-km) trail winds though northern Istria’s most secluded and secret spots including the old Kotli village, the abandoned stone houses of Bencici, and Hum - a medieval hilltop village recognized as the smallest town in the world. At the end of the trail, you’ll enjoy a transfer back to Buzet.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$143.33
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$143.33

Ucka Mountain Hiking Tour

Ucka Mountain Hiking Tour

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Spend the day hiking in the Ucka Mountains during this half-day tour. The trail starts in Poklon and ascends the highest mountain in Istria, Ucka, which sits at 5,000 feet (1400 meters). Traverse lush forests to reach the top where you can enjoy panoramas of nearby villages and the Adriatic Sea. The tour ends of Lovran where a bus escorts you back to your hotel.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$185.71
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$185.71

Waterfall tour

Waterfall tour

You will enjoy driving a quad through the forest and villages in Central Istria. Then you will visit the most popular waterfall in Istria - Zarečki krov - where you will have time to swimm or explore the place.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$91.74
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$91.74
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Morning segway tour

Morning segway tour

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If you are a morning person this tour is perfect for you to discover the beauty of Verudela in an interesting and entertaining way. Take a segway for yourself, your family or friends and go for a crazy adventure where both big and small will have fun. Do not worry, segway is easy to drive :) We will give you all the usage instructions to make your ride safe. The segway morning tour starts at 8:30 a.m. we go for 7km around the half island Verudela, Pula. In the tour included you get pictures and vidos taken from us, we give you all the protection what you need and the usage instructions to make your ride safe. The duration of the tour is 70 to 90min depends on the driving speed.
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  • 1 hour 10 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$36.21
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$36.21
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Pula Boat Trip with Snorkeling

Pula Boat Trip with Snorkeling

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Explore the Adriatic Sea on this guided snorkeling tour from Verudela. Head to Istria (either Rt Kamenjak or Seagull Rocks) to start your adventure in the crystal clear waters; both locations are known for snorkeling and cliff jumping. Choose to buy or rent professional snorkeling equipment. This tour is suitable for all ages and skill levels.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.76
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$36.76

Pula Discover Scuba Diving Package

Pula Discover Scuba Diving Package

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Escape the busy mainland and discover the region’s underwater sights with a scuba diving package designed for beginners. Receive a safety and instructional briefing, then enjoy two dives into the ocean depths, looking out for the seahorses and octopuses that live in the Adriatic waters. Benefit from the small-group size for a more personalized experience.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$122.51
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$122.51

Pula Snorkeling and Kayaking

Pula Snorkeling and Kayaking

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Enjoy a family-friendly day away from the bustling mainland on a kayak tour to Fratarski Island. Explore the island’s natural landscape and visit secluded bays to snorkel and swim in the Adriatic waters, looking out for marine life under the supervision of a guide. Choose a morning or afternoon excursion to suit your schedule, with snorkeling equipment available free of charge.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.28
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$48.28

Small-Group Introductory Scuba Diving in Pula

Small-Group Introductory Scuba Diving in Pula

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For travelers without the time to invest in a full scuba diving course, this introductory dive will get you into the water in Pula. Learn the basics of scuba diving in a small group for beginners, and then discover the amazing underwater world of the Istrian Peninsula. Instruction, equipment, and dive guide included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.43
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$72.43

PADI/SSI Open Water Diver Course

PADI/SSI Open Water Diver Course

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Discover the stillness and beauty of life beneath the waves in Croatia on this 2- to 3-day PADI open-water dive course from Pula. During your 2-hour theory course, listen as an instructor explains the key principles behind open-water diving and acquaint yourself with the equipment needed. Then, take to the waves and enjoy a relaxed introduction to the sport of open-water diving. Complete four full dives with an instructor, then finish your course with the test exam. Afterward, receive your official PADI open-water certificate.
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  • 3 to 6 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$490.03
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$490.03

Snorkeling and kayaking tour with guide

Snorkeling and kayaking tour with guide

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You will visit the beautiful Fratarski, Fraskeric and Frasker islands for snorkeling,if you want cliff jumping and then continue around the islands before returning across the bay! The cave from the pictures is only a few minutes paddling away from us. We have triple kayaks and tour for kids till 7 years is free if they seat on the kayak with 2 adults.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$47.08
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$47.08

Pula Stand Up Paddling Experience in Verudela Beach

Pula Stand Up Paddling Experience in Verudela Beach

You will start from Verudela Beach, under Hotel Park Plaza Histria. In our are are many islands which you can visit for swimming, snorkelling or just lying on the beach.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.46
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$43.46

Scuba Rangers: Diving for Kids Aged 8 till 12

Scuba Rangers: Diving for Kids Aged 8 till 12

The SSI Scuba Rangers program offers numerous diving activities for children ages 8 – 12. Safety is a top priority and Scuba Rangers programs are only taught by specially trained instructors in a pool, or under confined water conditions in a protected area up to a maximum depth of 5 meters. You will earn the Scuba Rangers recognition rating. It is short course, lasts 2 days and include swimming lesons, learning about equipment, dive sklis and diving. In the end of program kids will become Scuba Rangers members and receive certification. There are 4 classes, one swimming/snorkeling and 3 diving.
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  • 2 to 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$220.51
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$220.51

Kayak Rental in Pula

Kayak Rental in Pula

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Paddle through the crystal-clear waters of Adriatic Sea during your time in Pula. Visit Orca Diving Center and rent a 1- or 2-person kayak to start your adventure. For beginners, a staff member can get you acquainted with basic kayaking techniques before you set off on your own. All necessary kayaking equipment is included.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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$43.46
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$43.46

Scuba Diving for Beginners in Pula

Scuba Diving for Beginners in Pula

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Gain a different perspective of Pula’s coastline on a scuba diving tour designed especially for beginners. Receive an introduction to the equipment and techniques from an instructor, then take time to practice before heading out into the Adriatic waters together in search of ancient artefacts and marine species such as crabs, nudibranchs, and many types of fish.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.43
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$72.43

Cape Kamenjak Bike Tour from Premantura

Cape Kamenjak Bike Tour from Premantura

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Explore Croatia’s Cape Kamenjak on two wheels of this 3-hour bike tour from Premantura. Hop onto your bike in Premantura and follow your guide along rugged cycling trails toward Cape Kamenjak. Along the way, discover hidden bays, white-sand beaches and crystal-clear waters, and enjoy panoramic views over Croatia’s beautiful coastline. Admire native flora and fauna lining the route, and pass the ruins of ancient Roman traditional houses. When your tour ends, travel in comfort by minivan back to Premantura.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$163.13
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$163.13

Half-Day Parenzana Trail Mountain Biking Trip

Half-Day Parenzana Trail Mountain Biking Trip

This former stretch of the Parenzana Railway that connected Trieste in Italy to Porec in Croatia has been transformed into a walking and biking path known as the Parenzana Trail. Depart Buje and cycle through the region's rolling hills, vineyards, and historic villages on this half-day small-group biking tour. Return to Porec via air-conditioned minivan.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$147.41
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$147.41

Cave exploring by kayak

Cave exploring by kayak

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Discover sea caves on the Adriatic Coast on a kayaking tour around the Kamenjak peninsula in Premantura, south of Pula. You'll paddle along the southern cape of Istria and into two caves, plus go snorkeling, admire several bays and beaches, and jump in the water from the cliffs, if you wish.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.60
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$67.60

Kayak tours

Kayak tours

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For adventurous travelers to Pula, this 3-hour sea kayaking tour has it all: snorkeling and sea cave exploration. A guide will lead your group on a paddle around the clear waters of Galeb’s Rocks with the option to experience the underwater world. Bonus: high-resolution photos and videos of your excursion are included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$54.32
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$54.32
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Istrian Wine Story - Private wine tasting tour from Rovinj

Istrian Wine Story - Private wine tasting tour from Rovinj

After you leave Rovinj, continue your drive to the north to Kabola Winery. A century-old winemaking tradition gave this place an impressive reputation. Visit the wine cellars and enjoy an amazing view over the vineyards while having a glass of wine. You will find peace and quiet in this stone residence while enjoying nature. Your next stop is a place called Momjan that will lead you to your second destination, Kozlovic Winery. Due to its beautiful construction, this winery is one of the most beautiful in the world, as Paolo Basso, famous sommelier said in his book "Sommeliers Heaven". Long family tradition and hard work paid off and Kozlovic winery is now the most famous in Croatia with all the most wanted wines in the sommelier world. Explore the cellars, vineyards, old and new part of the winery. Explore the wine!
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$439.38
Price varies by group size
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$439.38
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Daily Charter And Half-day Charter

Daily Charter And Half-day Charter

Join us and we will take you for a relaxing cruise with a chance to discover the unique Brijuni National Park, an archipelago spread on 14 islands situated on a 7-km stretch between Pula and Rovinj. Nature has created quite a little paradise here – a true harmony of flora and fauna with ancient historical monuments. Have the opportunity to enjoy the view from open sea to Rovinj – one of the most romantic places in the Mediterranean. The town is situated on a former island, on a restricted area with crowded houses, narrow streets and small squares, still untouched by modern urbanism. The afternoon is reserved to enjoy swimming at one of the many hidden bays with clear-blue sea on the nearby island of Sveti Andrija and a perfect place to enjoy sunbathing – the exquisite Punta yacht deck. • all-day cruise lasts from 9:00h until 19:00h • half-day cruise lasts from 09:00 to 14:00h or from 15:00 to 20:00h
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  • 5 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$2,446.82
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$2,446.82
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