Top 5 Wine Events in Istria

If you’d like to taste top end wines and have some fun during your stay in Istria, you’re in luck since we’ve singled out top 5 events where you can find out whether there really is in vino veritas.

1. Gračišće Wine Festival

This traditional wine tasting is taking place every year on Easter Monday. It is surely one more reason for you to escape to Istria in spring.

The streets of the medieval Gračišće turn into a big open tavern.
For more information click here.

2. Wine Nights
What’s even better than wine tasting? Have the time of your life at the same time! Wine Nights is an event for all those who enjoy wine as well as Istria’s top gastronomical offer in the best pubs, restaurants and clubs in Poreč. If you’re intrigued enough, discover the dates for this event here.

3. Vinistra
You’d like to taste all top Istrian wines in one place? It is time you marked the date of this year’s 26th Vinistra edition in your calendars. The best wine makers and their top wines will bring you into the best Istrian wine stories there. Besides wines, taste our cheese, olive oils and autochthonous schnapps to complete your eno - gastronomical experience.
More on the event.

wine and walk4. Istria Wine & Walk
It is possible to do exercise and enjoy wine at the same time. You can’t believe what you’ve read? It is time to get acquainted with the event where you get a glass and a map, and enjoy in 11 kilometres of a motivating walk which includes 7 refreshment points and a table filled with Istrian delicacies. 
Find out more.

5. Wine Day - days of open wine cellars
 Find your perfect wine in one of 70 wine cellars all over Istria. This event will surely help you. Famous Istrian wine makers open their cellar doors and bring you closer to their wine itinerary and places where magic gets created.
More on the event.