14 days in Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, Rovinj & Pula Itinerary

14 days in Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, Rovinj & Pula Itinerary

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14 days in Primorje-Gorski Kotar County, Rovinj & Pula Itinerary

Start: Munich
Fly + Drive:  7​h 15​min
1
Moscenice
— 9 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Opatija
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Cres, Cres Island
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Rovinj
— Few hours
bus:  45​min
5
Pula
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Munich

9
nights
Moscenice

Moscenice ©
Mošćenice is a village in the municipality of Mošćenička Draga in Primorje-Gorski Kotar County on the Istrian peninsula, close to Opatija, Croatia.It is a typical hilltop village with stone houses and narrow streets situated 173 metres above Mošćenička Draga. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Moscenice: Dvorac Belaj (in Cerovlje) and Plomin Old Town (in Plomin). There's still lots to do: learn more about the world around you at Ethnographic Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Moscenice online attractions planner .

Munich, Germany to Moscenice is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Munich in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Moscenice: highs are around 35°C and lows about 24°C. You'll set off for Opatija on the 14th (Wed).

Things to do in Moscenice

Wineries Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dvorac Belaj, Plomin Old Town
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Dvorac Belaj ©
Dvorac Belaj

1
night
Opatija

Opatija ©
You'll find Opatija dotted with exquisite villas from its days as a posh Viennese resort town.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Trsat Castle, take a stroll through Volosko, then get to know the fascinating history of Lungo Mare, then admire the striking features of The Angiolina Park - Villa Angiolina, and finally make a trip to Maiden With The Seagull.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Opatija trip planner .

Opatija is just a short distance from Moscenice. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Cres.

Things to do in Opatija

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Trsat Castle
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Lungo Mare ©
Lungo Mare
Trsat Castle ©
Trsat Castle
Maiden With The Seagull ©
Maiden With The Seagull

1
night
Cres, Cres Island

Cres
On the 16th (Fri), make a trip to Valun Tablet (Valunska ploca), kick back and relax at Lubenice Beach, then kick back and relax at Mali Bok, then stop by "Macmalic" Olive Oil , Wine & Delicacies, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Francis Friary and Church on the Island of Cres.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Cres trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Opatija to Cres in 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Cres can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Rovinj.

Things to do in Cres

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Cres Island
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few
hours
Rovinj

Rovinj
Istria's most popular coastal city, Rovinj blends a traditional fishing port with a modern seaside getaway.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Moscenicka Draga. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rovinj: Hilltop Walled Ancient City of Motovun (in Motovun) and Porec (Eufrazijeva Street, Euphrasius Basilica, & more). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Euphemia, don't miss a visit to Balbi Arch, and admire the local landmark of Fountain on Main Square.

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Munich, Germany to Rovinj is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Munich in August, expect Rovinj to be somewhat warmer, temps between 35°C and 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Moscenice.

Things to do in Rovinj

Outdoors Tours Parks
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2
nights
Pula

Pula ©
It's the mild climate and calm seas of Pula that draw visitors to the southernmost point of the Istrian peninsula, but the city's ample Roman architecture is a key reason they stay.
On the 17th (Sat), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquarium Pula and then explore the striking landscape of Kamenjak National Park. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Of Augustus, explore the ancient world of Amphitheatre de Pula, get interesting insight from Tours, then admire the striking features of Arco dei Sergi, and finally look for gifts at Dolija 08.

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You can take a bus from Rovinj to Pula in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In August in Pula, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pula

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Kamenjak National Park
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Kamenjak National Park ©
Kamenjak National Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
Aquarium Pula ©
Aquarium Pula

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