Board your coach for the 45-minute drive to one of the best known resort towns in Croatia – Porec
. By international standards, Porec is a cultural and historical jewel. Porec features two main intersecting streets, Cardo
, which even today remain the backbone of the Old Town. Visit the Episcopal complex of the Euphrasian Basilica
built in the 6th century and a UNESCO World Heritage Site
, the oldest part of the town, still boasts the remains of two Roman temples. See the House of Two Saints, the Istrian Parliament Building,
and the Leoni and Zuccato Palaces
. You will have some free time
to explore this charming little town on your own. Next you’ll have a short drive through the countryside to the village of Sveti Lovrec
, where you visit the wine cellar of the Matosevic Family
– one of the most well-known Croatian Wine Producers. You will be invited to sample some of their finest red & white wines, accompanied by some homemade cheese, Istrian Pršut.
Please note: This tour involves moderate walking and negotiating up to 30 steps. Wear comfortable walking shoes. Shopping is available in Porec and at the Matosevic Winery.