Discover Porec: Croatia’s Gem and Tourist Haven

A mosaic of experiences


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Porec, strategically nestled on the western coast of Istria, represents a perfect amalgamation of culture, tourism, sport, and entertainment. This town, repeatedly lauded for the pristine state of its public spaces, boasts of rich traditions and architectural marvels. Often referred to as the capital of Croatian tourism, Porec’s legacy, spanning over 2000 years, captivates visitors with glimpses from its Byzantine, Venetian, and Roman eras, evident in its historical buildings and intricately stone-paved streets.

Venturing deeper into Porec’s heart, one can feel the pulsations of its long and checkered history. The streets, lined with architectural gems, narrate tales from epochs gone by. The iconic Euphrasian Basilica, adorned with striking 6th-century mosaics, is a UNESCO World Heritage site and a testament to Porec’s architectural and cultural prowess.

For history aficionados, a visit to the 15th-century towers – Pentagon, Round, and North – is a must. Once serving as formidable defences, these towers, especially the Pentagon, play sentinel to Porec’s illustrious past.

Porec: The Tourism Epicenter

Thanks to its prime location, visitors in Porec are perfectly poised to explore the region’s myriad attractions. Not far off lies the enchanting city of Venice, but closer home, the Brijuni National Park awaits with its pristine beauty. For the adventurous, the Croatia Baredine Cave offers a fascinating journey into nature’s marvels, showcasing intricately shaped stalactites and stalagmites.

Speaking of historical wonders, the Roman Arena in Pula, often referred to as the Pula Roman Arena, stands as a silent spectator to the gladiatorial contests of yore.

Beyond its historical and cultural allure, Porec vibrates with a modern beat too. Most hotels offer a refreshing summer terrace experience, while the town itself buzzes with life, courtesy of its numerous restaurants,  clubs, bars, and casinos.

The Mesmerizing Shores of Porec

Porec’s coastline is renowned for its azure, crystal-clear waters. Its beaches, kissed by the gentle Adriatic waves, offer visitors a tranquil escape. The sea in Porec is not just visually stunning but also provides a soothing experience for those looking for a way to immerse themselves in nature.

Where to Take a Swim in Porec?

For beach lovers, Porec offers  plenty of options. From secluded coves to bustling beach stretches, there’s something for everyone. The coastline is dotted with well-maintained beaches, ensuring a delightful swimming experience. Whether you’re looking to sunbathe or take a refreshing dive, Porec’s beaches promise a memorable time.

In conclusion, Porec’s multifaceted charm, spanning history, culture and nature, ensure that the town continues to be  an irresistible magnet for visitors from across the globe.Embark on a journey with Venezia Lines, which connects the beauty of Porec to the timeless allure of Venice. As the Adriatic’s waves whisper tales of history and culture, you will be able to feel the magic of two worlds converging. Dive deeper than mere tales, let Porec’s allure and Venezia Lines guide your next adventure.

Check-in location

Porec Port

Porec Ferry Terminal
Obala maršala Tita 17,
52440, Porec, Croatia

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For General Information about Porec you may contact;

Zagrebačka 9, HR-52440 Porec
T. +385 (0)52 451 293
F. +385 (0)52 451 665
e-mail: info@myporec.com