36 days in Istria Itinerary

36 days in Istria Itinerary

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36 days in Istria Itinerary

Start: Pula
Drive:  1​h
— 13 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Ucka Nature Park
— 10 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
— 12 nights
Drive:  15​min
End: Pula


Novigrad ©
Novigrad is a village and municipality in Croatia in the Zadar County. Take a break from the city and head to Brijuni Islands and Stancija Collis. Change things up with these side-trips from Novigrad: Dvigrad (in Kanfanar), Motovun (Bell Tower, Benvenuti Wines, & more) and Rovinj (Riva, Church of St. Euphemia, & more). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 11th (Fri) at Aquapark Istralandia. There's still lots to do: Head underground at Jama - Grotta Baredine, add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Euphrasius Basilica, and choose your vessel at Istra Nautika (Marina Funtana).

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Novigrad road trip planner .

Pula to Novigrad is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Ucka Nature Park.

Things to do in Novigrad

Parks Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Rovinj, Porec, Motovun, Dvigrad, OPG Vosten
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Aquapark Istralandia ©
Aquapark Istralandia
Jama - Grotta Baredine ©
Jama - Grotta Baredine
Brijuni Islands ©
Brijuni Islands

Ucka Nature Park

Ucka Nature Park ©
Take a break from the city and head to Land Art Trail on Mt. Ucka and Pazin Cave. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ucka Nature Park: Plomin (Plomin Old Town & Plomin Luka), Pazin (Church of St. Mary of Skriljine & Pazin Chasm) and Festinsko Kraljevstvo (in Zminj).

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ucka Nature Park travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Novigrad to Ucka Nature Park takes 1.5 hours. You'll set off for Premantura on the 1st (Fri).

Things to do in Ucka Nature Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Labin, Pazin, Buzet, Plomin, Hum
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Land Art Trail on Mt. Ucka ©
Land Art Trail on Mt. Ucka
Festinsko Kraljevstvo ©
Festinsko Kraljevstvo
Pazin Cave ©
Pazin Cave


Premantura ©
Premantura is a town in Istria, Croatia, on the Istrian Peninsula. Take a break from the city and head to Kamenjak National Park and Aquarium Pula. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Premantura: Fazana Beach (in Fazana), Vodnjan (Apoteka - Space for Contemporary Art, Uljara Tonin, & more) and Isola di Levan (in Medulin). The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Amphitheatre de Pula, enjoy the sand and surf at Kap Kamenjak, tour the pleasant surroundings at National Park Brijuni (Nacionalni Park Brijuni), and step into the grandiose world of Kastrum.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Premantura trip planner.

You can drive from Ucka Nature Park to Premantura in 1.5 hours. June in Premantura sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Premantura

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Pula, Vodnjan, Bale, Brijuni National Park, Medulin
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Kamenjak National Park ©
Kamenjak National Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Scuba & Snorkeling