The untouched beauty of Istria
We’ve all heard about beautiful natural wonders of the world, so here are utterly perfect places: national parks in Istria.
Not many countries can compete with natural beauty comparable to those of Croatia. Its untouched nature and amazing scenery can best be seen in its national parks, authentic, unchanged natural areas protected by law.
Croatia has 8 national parks, still unspoiled by people, one of which is located in Istria: Brijuni National Park.
Brijuni National Park
Brijuni National Park is a group of 14 islands and islets. They are located on the west coast of the Istrian peninsula, near Pula. You can easily access them by a short ride by boat from Fažana (Pula) to Brijuni Islands.
The biggest and the most visited island is called Veliki Brijun. Here, you can enjoy numerous activities. You can choose one from already prepared tours such as: a sightseeing tour in a tourist train, an archeological tour (explore the rich past of the islands through various cultural and historical periods) or a boathouse tour.
Also, NP Brijuni have lots of sports activities: golf, tennis, cycling, diving… you name it-they have it!
There are sights worth visiting and we are sure you will fall in love with Brijuni Islands. Don’t miss Safari park, The olive tree, The Byzantine castrum, Dinosaur footprints, and much more! Also, it’s not good to be hungry on your holiday; therefore: don’t miss their amazing restoraunts and taste delicious specialties. After that, take a walk along the trails and enjoy beautiful nature.