ABOUT ISTRIARovinj is ideally positioned for exploring Istria, rich with natural and man-made beauty. Within an hour’s journey either by car or by boat one can reach any part of Istria, whether along the coast or inland. Especially picturesque are the characteristic medieval castles and fortified towns built on hilltops, which punctuate the lush, Tuscan-like landscape. This area is the home of the Guinness-Book-of-Records-sized tartuffo (truffle) and some of the best wines from the vineyards of the Southern Alps. With such a wealth of natural beauty coupled with authentic Mediterranean architecture and rich in local tradition, this is a magical place with no equal.
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