Cycling

Cycling: Poreč


In the area of Porec and its surroundings, from Tar and Vabriga to places in green Istria – Kaštelir - Labinci, Višnjan and Vižinada, you will experience the glory of past times as well as the untouched nature of Istrian west coast.

Poreč will make possible that you, besides discovering its jewels, find out why they call Istria "Terra Magica" (the magic land). Get to know more about the Mediterranean landscape and cultural wealth of Istria which will captivate you. The mosaics in the Euphrasius Basilica, which complex is from 1997 on the UNESCO list of protected world cultural heritage, will delight you with their beauty. Cycling trails will lead you through vineyards and olive groves to unforgettable moments and a real treat for the most prepared competitors is a ride along the route of the 15th stage of the 87th Giro d'Italia that starts in Poreč.

There are numerous cycling events which are organized every year and their number proves that the Poreč is favourite location for preparation of top athletes and recreational cyclists. Due to the excellent climatic conditions and 10 cycling trails with a total length about 250 km, Poreč is an ideal destination for trainings of professional cyclists as well as for amateurs to enjoy nature.

Search for accommodation in bike hotels in this area and you will be satisfied with the high quality service and standards. Excellent choice of sports nutrition, spa offer, as well as bicycle repair workshops will make an unforgettable experience of your stay in Istria.

» More information can be found in brochures
» List of all bike trails in the region
» Accommodation and services

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