Central Istria

Central Istria will charm you with its untouched natural landscape and richness of heritage. The effort which you need to put in to cycle through the beautiful picturesque hills will be rewarded with the beautiful views of the Istrian countryside. Cycling fans have the opportunity to visit old medieval towns with distinctive church bell towers and isolated villages where you can find several taverns. The time has stopped in this villages and you can there revive long gone times.

This part of Istria has 21 maintained and marked trails. The trails are technically demanding because of the surface, there are lot of ascents and descents and are perfectly suitable for experienced cyclists. Although the trails are demanding, you can enjoy in very impressive panoramic view.

You can find a number of tailor-made services for cyclists If you search for accommodation in specially licensed bike hotels and other accommodation. They are situated near bike trails and will offer detailed information on cycling trails, rich sports nutrition, spa complexes, as well as a bicycle repair workshop.

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


Praises from abroad to Istria

  • Best Olive Oil Region in the world 2016, 2017 and 2018

  • Istria 52 Places To Go In 2017

  • 10 Best European
    Wine Destinations 2016

  • 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations 2015

  • World's 2nd Best Olive Oil Region 2010 - 2015

  • Top 10 Valentine's Day Retreats 2014

Already receiving significant earned media in outlets such as National Geographic Traveler Huffington Post and mention in notable guidebooks like Lonely Planet, international journalists and tour operators alike continue the praise heaped upon the Istrian peninsula and all it has to offer making it one of the world's top destinations.