Fazana experience

„A magical little place“

Fažana is a picturesque fishing town on southwestern coast of the Istrian peninsula situated near the ancient town of Pula ideal for relaxation and recreation.  It is also the port from where you can reach the Brijuni Islands National Park, the well-known Earth’s paradise.

Families with children will find beautiful beaches and playgrounds, recreation enthusiasts various sports facilities, quality food lovers numerous restaurants and nature lovers the beautiful seaside promenade where everyone can enjoy sunsets and sea air.

Fažana is a place rich in history and culture, where you can enjoy in numerous concerts and events. Galleries and shops with local products are situated in small and picturesque stone paved streets.

The unavoidable symbol of Fažana is the pilchard which you cannot miss during your stay in Fažana. It can be found in fishing net in the port, restaurants and events dedicated to this blue fish, on the promenade of the Pilchard road at the waterfront and in the Pilchard Park!

Numerous important people from the world of science, culture, film, fashion and sports have walked along the Fažana waterfront and enjoyed its beauty and tranquility. The coast of the Brijuni Islands has stayed in memory of 90 presidents from 60 countries, as well as numerous movie stars which were guests of Josip Broz Tito in his residential villas on the islands.

Italian writer and film director Pier Paolo Pasolini named Fažana "A magical little place", during his stay in Istria. Fažana is a tourist destination which offers authentic experience by the sea.


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.