This summer too, the area of the Tourist Board of Central Istria will be bustling with events, as the implementation of numerous programs of the project Discover central Istria - Explore central Istria is starting. Visitors will be able to enjoy sightseeing in small towns in central Istria, open-air cinema, numerous concerts and other events. A handful of good movies and infectious rhythms will make you want to go to central Istria, and when we say that the programs are free, we believe that you won't wait a moment.
In order to bring its guests closer to the areas within its composition, the Tourist Board of Central Istria is also implementing the project Discover Central Istria in beautiful cultural locations this summer. During June, August and September, already announced free tours of the town were organized - Central Istria free walking tour, which take place in Croatian and English accompanied by a licensed guide for the Istrian County. The mentioned project is a continuation of a series of programs that the Tourist Board of Central Istria has been implementing since 2017, when the free sightseeing tour of the city of Pazin, the so-called Pazin free walk tour, modestly started.
Interpretive and night walks
Furthermore, with a slightly different look through interpretive walks along the Taste Routes of central Istria you will enjoy the stories that take you through time under the leadership of Istra Inspirit on July 5 in Sveti Lovreč, July 15 in Tinjan, July 19 in Pazin, July 24 in Gračišće and July 31 in Pićno. At the end, tastings await you, that is, getting to know the tastes, smells and traditional dishes of central Istria.
There is also a new program - night walks under the full moon and clear sky, which give a special charm to the exploration of central Istria through Fool moon walk experience, thanks to which you will be able to walk in the moonlight around St. Peter in the Forest on July 3 and Lupoglav on August 1. The colorful program lasts until September 2nd, when there will be a walking tour along the Quadruvium trail in Karojba and a walking tour along the Lupogliano – Mahrenfels trail on September 16th in Lupoglav.
Registration is mandatory for all the mentioned walks.
Open-air cinema and concerts
It continues with the open-air cinema, i.e. the Central Istria open air cinema program, which, in cooperation with Public Open University Pazin, to be carried out in the areas of LGUs in central Istria during July and August.
The Central Istria music experience in five locations will give a special stamp to this project, namely concerts in Boljun on July 14 – Zoran Majstorović Trio and Sopci, Gračišće on July 22 – Šćike, Sveto Lovreč on July 28 – Jazzistra Orchestra, Draguć on August 12 – Veja and Pazin on August 19 - Gorrmarr, so visitors will be able to enjoy the rhythms of traditional Istrian music performed by local performers.
Applications to the programs are possible via maila and by calling the number 052/622-460.
Source and photo: Tourist Board of Central Istria