ADAC: Camping fans love Germany and Italy, Istria is the most popular region

Germany has retained its leading position as a travel destination for RV drivers in 2014. This is the result of the current analysis of ADAC's members travel routes. Selected by 32.3% tourists as their most favourite camping destination, Germany is ranked first followed by second-ranked Italy with 14.2%, Croatia with its 11.2%, France with 11% and Norway with 4.6%.

The regional analysis has resulted in ranking Istria first with 9.8% among top 5 according to marks given by camper travellers. This Adriatic peninsula has shown most improvement of 0.7%. The Dalmatian coast has recorded 5%, and compared to 2013, the province Schleswig-Holstein (3.6%) has overtaken Lake Garda (3.3%) and Upper Bavaria/South Bavaria (3.1%).

23.4% of camping trailer drivers continue to opt for Italy as their vacation destination. It is followed by Germany with 22.4%, while Croatia holds stable third in route planning with 20.6%. They are followed by France (11.3%) and Austria (4.8%).

The biggest winner among the most favourite regions – by far – is Istria (18.3%) with its 0.3% increase. It is followed by Friuli-Venezia Giulia (7.1%), the Dalmatian coast (5.8 %), Garda Lake (5.6%) and Catalonia (3.6%).

These are the results obtained from processing data submitted by 41,000 ADAC planned routes for camping trailer drivers. ADAC club member route planning was carried out in ADAC branches.

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Allgemeiner Deutscher Automobil Club (ADAC)


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.