Get to know charming Novigrad - Cittanova by land and sea


If Novigrad were to be described as a person, then it would have these three epithets: charming, active and refined. Novigrad-Cittanova it is located on the west coast of Istria and stands out for its unique natural beauty, rich cultural heritage and the big heart of its hosts, and it can also boast of one of the cleanest seas in this part of the Mediterranean.

The Novigrad Riviera stretches from Come on to the mouth of the river Peaceful and it is decorated with an indented, low and accessible coast, rocky and pebble beaches. The town is surrounded by olive groves and vineyards, which form an ideal background for long nature walks.

In Novigrad this weekend - October 1rd and 2th – the celebration continues World Tourism Day, Tourist Board This year, too, it joined the event with the providers of tourism services and together they offer domestic and foreign guests experiences that will fill an unforgettable and relaxing day in Novigrad.

It is even available to guests seven experiences which provide the opportunity to get to know Novigrad on the move, by land and sea. Two boat trips are offered: one will take you on a panoramic boat ride to meet the dolphins and the sunset. So who wouldn't want to meet dolphins at dusk? The second trip will give you the experience of fishing, even if you have never held a fishing rod in your hand before.

Lovers off-road of cycling are invited to a free guided tour of Novigrad, which will reveal the green side of this small town to participants on a 20-kilometer route. Those looking for more adrenaline can sit on quad and with experienced guides through an hour and a half exciting drive through a beautiful zone towards the Mirna valley.

If you are of a slightly calmer temperament, go on a quick tour of the interesting historic center of Novigrad and nearby settlements with picturesque promenades in a way that is completely in line with the trend of environmental protection - electric scooters.

The Sunday program is designed for those who prefer to experience taste and smell, so it will take you to tastings of top-quality Novigrad wines and extra virgin olive oils, which every year deserve some local and international praise.

The Beletić family from the oil mill Al Torcio will offer you a range of top-quality oils that they are proud of, and show you part of the passion that goes into creating excellent virgin olive oils, and the Ivančić family will offer guests a choice of 5 wines, accompanied by Istrian delicacies and a story about their love for the production of top-quality wines in their boutique wineries which deservedly received the Travel & Hospitality Award as Winery of the Year for 2022.

The slogan of Novigrad is "Charming Istria", because this is exactly how the guests describe the city, the experience and the hosts. This weekend you have the opportunity to see for yourself how much charm this small town really has!

Info, photo: TZ of the City of Novigrad - Cittanova


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