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Family on a cycling trail by the sea
Vineyard in Istrian hinterland
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A part of the trail passing by the sea
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Archaeological Site and Wine Roads of Umag

Duration
2,5 - 3 hours
Address / Location
Umag

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This bike trail takes you through the wine roads of Umag, Croatia and presents you with the riches of northwestern Istria through remains that bear witness to the tumultuous past of this area. The trip through time is perfectly complemented by a glass of premier Istrian wine, providing you with a unique enological, sporting, and educational experience.
The trail begins and ends in the tourist settlement Katoro and leads through some of the most beautiful parts of Istria. The history and tradition of the Istrian region are visible at every step. Monuments and sights, of which some date to the time when rich Romans from aristocratic families used to vacation in luxurious villas, follow you along the entire trail and remind you of all the things that make Istria unique. Savudrija and its surroundings are known far and wide, apart from the famous lighthouse, for its numerous restaurants which offer fresh fish delicacies prepared following traditional recipes. The richness of flavours and aromas on your plate recharge you with energy before you continue with your exploration of wine roads and archaeological sites. Take the route of history, gastronomy and fine wine and dare to explore the very spirit of Istria, Croatia!

What is worth visiting?

  • The lighthouse in Savudrija
  • The wine cellar Degrassi in Bašanija
  • The tastery of top quality extra-virgin olive oils Pavlović in Frančeskija
  • The tavern Buščina that offers specialties made from Istrian Boškarin beef (with prior reservation)
  • The City Museum in Umag
  • The archaeological site Cape Tiola in Kator

Details

  • Start point:

    Settlement Katoro

  • End point:

    The trail ends at the starting point.

  • Service provider: IstriaExperience

Itinerary (show me on the map)

  • Itinerary Routes: Zambratija - Bašanija - Savudrija - Crveni Vrh - Valica - Sv. Marija na Krasu - Bušćina - Vilanija - Katoro
  • Bike track type: paved route
  • Length: 32 km
  • Highest point: 100 km
  • Skill level: soft

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Additional info

  • The wearing of a crash helmet is recommended
  • Drive on the right side of the road complying with traffic regulations

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