Colourful stone houses in a charming old town
Porec holidays lead you to a popular and charming town on the North West coast of the increasingly popular Croatia. At just forty five minutes from the airport Porec is the most popular resort on the Istrian Riviera and has a perfect location for not only exploring the local area but to see the other countries on the Adriatic Sea.
The postcard scenery is formed of colourful stone houses in a charming old town setting connected by cobbled lanes. The pretty harbour displays romantic restaurants and a delicate promenade filled with holiday shopping essentials. Along the coast is a long series of sandy bays melting into warm and stunningly clear waters of the Adriatic Sea.
The clarity of the waters ensure for beautiful diving allowing you to explore the underwater caves, cliffs and sunken wrecks. There are plenty of diving schools situated around the resort with tuition available for all ranges of skills. There is an array of water sports available along the sea front for those seeking a bit more adventure or if you want to slow the pace down you can take a stroll along one of the many water front promenades. Here you can have lunch in beautiful and romantic water front café and spend a day people watching or enjoying the views over the bays.
Quick Porec Tips
The flying time from the UK to Porec is appox 2 hours 10 minutes
The currency used in Croatia is the Kuna
Local Speciality is Cevapcici (this meatball is made of spicy beef or pork)
The transfer time from the aiport is approx 1 hour to 1 hour 30 minutes