Pack your bags and get ready to be bewitched during your holiday to Istria; one of SWISS Holiday's many divine worldwide travel destinations. You can take benefit of our package deals by booking your hotel and flight at once. Whether you are celebrating a major event in your life, in need of some much-earned family time abroad or desire a relaxing beach holiday, SWISS Holidays has the custom-made holiday package for you. Explore exciting new cities, expand your cultural horizons, enjoy local culinary delights, be part of an adventure and above all, make new memories on your stunning holiday in Istria.
Your Istria vacation
Travellers around the world have long since held Istria close to their hearts. With its pleasant landscapes, rich culture and world-renowned culinary art, Istria is the perfect destination for any holiday maker. Whether you’re looking for a romantic escape, a family retreat or taking advantage of a last-minute booking, Istria is sure to be a destination where memories are made that last a lifetime.
At Swiss Holidays, we know the importance of getting the very most out of your adventures so we’ve put together some tips give you inspiration on your vacation to Istria:
See the sights of Istria
When looking through travel guides or asking friends, it's often confusing when it comes to deciding where to explore first. The very top of anyone’s list should be a trip to see the amazing Pazin, the administrative centre of Istra; with such a variety of things on offer, Pazin offers something to suit every visitor. Next, be sure to visit Istra's stunning coastline for views that are truly awe-inspiring that reach to the horizon.
Taste the local dishes
Getting to know your very own Istria is sure to build up an appetite. Luckily, food lovers are going to feel right at home here as the locals are known for their world-class skills in the kitchen. Be sure to make the most of traditional restaurants in Istria, especially by trying fresh caught seafood from the Adriatic Sea or by asking for thin slices of home-cured Prsut. Discovering your own side of Istria can often be thirsty work, but luckily the locals have their own way of overcoming this issue with a glass of local white wine such as Malvasia.
Top up on culture
After you've explored the sights and tasted the local culinary dishes it’s time to sit back and look back on the awe-inspiring things Istria you've seen and visited. After what is sure to be an action-packed holiday be sure to see visiting the beautifully preserved Roman ampitheatre, Pula Arena