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Stari grad: 45.227988, 13.592796
Opuštajući i obiteljski odmor: 45.215424, 13.597382
Backpackers: 45.228210, 13.592478
Brodska luka: 45.227015, 13.591762
Noćni izlazak: 45.227957, 13.592442
Noćni izlazak: 45.227164, 13.593745
Autobusni kolodvor: 45.224608, 13.597669
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Stari grad 45.227988, 013.592796 (45°13'40.8"N, 013°35'34.1"E)

Poreč, Hrvatska
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Opuštajući i obiteljski odmor

Opuštajući i obiteljski odmor 45.215424, 013.597382 (45°12'55.5"N, 013°35'50.6"E)

Poreč, Hrvatska
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Backpackers 45.228210, 013.592478 (45°13'41.6"N, 013°35'32.9"E)

Poreč, Hrvatska
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Brodska luka

Brodska luka 45.227015, 013.591762 (45°13'37.2"N, 013°35'30.3"E)

Poreč, Hrvatska
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Noćni izlazak

Noćni izlazak 45.227957, 013.592442 (45°13'40.6"N, 013°35'32.8"E)

Poreč, Hrvatska
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Noćni izlazak 45.227164, 013.593745 (45°13'37.8"N, 013°35'37.5"E)

Poreč, Hrvatska
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Autobusni kolodvor

Autobusni kolodvor 45.224608, 013.597669 (45°13’28.6″N, 013°35’51.6″E)

Poreč, Hrvatska

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Poreč guide

This is a city famous for its valuable architectural cultural and historical heritage of the preserved Romanesque architecture and beautiful, Venetian Gothic palaces. The orthogonal urban system founded in the Roman period has been preserved in the old part to this date. It bloomed in the Byzantine during the reign of Emperor Justinian. Among the most beautiful works of the Byzantine style the Euphrasian Basilica is included, built in the 6th century. Its entire complex is included in the world heritage list of UNESCO. There are many cultural and historical monuments of other historical periods, such as the Romanesque houses from the Middle Ages with wooden balconies, gothic pentagonal tower or the former city gate. The Poreč beaches are awarded with blue flags and well-equipped with restaurants and other facilities, especially the sports infrastructure. Thanks to this, the city has become a destination for professional and recreational athletes from Europe. In the hinterland of Poreč, one can find the delightful, picturesque Istrian villages.

Why you should visit Poreč

Sights&attractions

One of the most famous sights in Poreč is certainly the Euphrasian basilica, which was included on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Also, a lot of historical heritage is located in the city center which is worth a visit. Top sights and attractions that we recommend you to visit are: The Euphrasian Basilica, Zelena Laguna Beach, Baredine Cave, The Decumanus Street, The Sinčić Palace, Carting, ATV, horseback riding.

Nightlife

Entertainment in Poreč can be found at every turn. Starting with the square, all the way to the city’s waterfront, you can hear a variety of local and foreign hits that come from the local bars, inviting you to join them for a night out until dawn. Top club we recommend you to visit is Byblos nightclub.

Food

How do you like the sound of grilled fish or octopus and a few glasses of fine wine? We are sure it sounds very inviting, therefore we present Poreč, where the local chefs will prepare dishes in such ways for you, and they will surely be very tasty. Poreč is full of excellent restaurants, at the waterfront, in the Decumanus Street, and in many other streets in the old part of the town.

Weather

August is the hottest month with an average temperature of 30°C and low humidity, while January is the coldest month, with an average of 5°C. The city has more than 2850 hours of sunshine a year.

Slika reklame

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Address:
Poreč 52440, Istria

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GPS coordinates:
45.228054, 013.592813 (45°13’41.0″N, 013°35’34.1″E)

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Sea distance:
0 km

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Population:
17500

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Website:
www.porec.hr

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Email:
Town hall: nelagp@porec.hr

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Contact:
Town hall: 00385 (0)52 451 099; 00385 (0)52 432 436

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Size (small/medium/big):
Medium

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Required time for sightseeing:
1:40h

    Prices in Poreč

    Restaurants Pizza
    50 HRK (6.6 EUR)
    Spagetti
    45 HRK (5.90 EUR)
    Ice-cream
    8 HRK ( 1.1 EUR)
    Grocery
    shop
    Beer
    6.5 HRK (0.85 EUR)
    Cigarettes
    25 HRK (3.30 EUR)
    Bread
    7 HRK (0.90 EUR)
    Domestic
    products
    Olive oil
    90 HRK (12.10 EUR)
    Wine
    25 HRK (3.30 EUR)
    Honey
    40 HRK (5.20 EUR)
    Cafes Caffe
    10 HRK (1.30 EUR)
    Beer
    18 HRK (2.30 EUR)
    Fizzy drinks
    15 HRK (2 EUR)
    Overnight
    stay
    2 person hotel
    700 HRK (90 EUR)
    2 person apartment
    400 HRK (50EUR)
    1 person hostel
    140 HRK (18.4 EUR)
    Generally Flat 50 m2
    75 000 EUR
    Monthly salary
    5000 HRK (650 EUR)
    Monthly expenses
    1000 HRK (130 EUR)
    Fuel Euro 95
    9.50 HRK (1.25 EUR)
    Euro diesel
    8.50 HRK (1.10 EUR)
    Gas fuel
    4 HRK (0.50 EUR)

      Find the best location for you to stay depending on your needs

      We advise you where to find accommodation depending on what type of traveler you are.
      For example, if you are more of a nightlife type, then you will find accommodation near popular tourist streets and night clubs, if you prefer a peaceful and quiet vacation, then it is best for you to accommodate near beaches or parks, and if you are a backpacker travelling without a car, then you should settle in the center, where all events and tourist attractions are located.

      Look up for the marked locations on the map for accommodation and their distance from important points of interest.

       

      Nightlife

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      You like going out until late at night, popular tourist streets abounding with people, night clubs and similar activities? Then accommodate in the center of events and don’t waste too much time on traveling.

      Relaxing vacation

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      You had enough of business stress and you went on vacation to relax far away from the everyday hustle? For you it is best to settle right next to a beach, park or in the old city center where at the evening you will visit popular sights after enjoying on the beach.

      Backpackers

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      You are always willing to spend time with people, because of which you travel in a unique way so you could meet the local people and make new acquaintances. If you travel without a car and have a limited budget, we recommend you a favorable accommodation in the city centre so that everything is at hand’s reach.

        Scams in Poreč

        During your stay in Poreč, you do not have to be afraid of frauds and theft, because Croatia is a safe country, and you will be safe in it. You will rarely see a thief or a criminal running from the police in the street because they are almost no such occurrences. Also, as far as the retailers in Croatia, people are very friendly, sometimes they are even willing to negotiate the price, but they will definitely not try to trick you.

        The only thing you should be careful about is when you are driving with a taxi make sure that the taxi driver turns on the taximeter, because they are obliged to do that but sometimes they “forget” and charge you more then they should.

          Taxitransport_taxi

          Croatia boasts on numerous private taxis who are always there for you. In some cities, from your accommodation place to your destination it will take you 20kn/5 km, which is more than affordable. The friendly staff will show you a place where something is, explain where you can find something or simply answer your questions.

          Bustransport_bus

          The entire Croatia has a highly developed and modern bus transportation. Affordable, friendly staff, comfortable seats and wifi in some. Simply enough for a pleasant journey.

          Harbortransport_boat

          As far as marine transport in Croatia, we can say that we have good connectivity to many European cities. With the beautiful Adriatic sea, scenery, friendly staff, very clean and safe type of transport, your trip will be unforgettable and you will hardly wait to repeat it.

            Budget

            If you wish to afford a solid holiday in Croatia, here are a few tips. Please note that prices are different in different parts of the country, but the difference is not that big. For a single person’s seven days’ stay in Poreč it takes about 1050 HRK (140 EUR) for accommodation, 700 HRK (90 EUR) for food, 550 HRK (70 EUR) for pocket money and a few souvenirs.

            Language

            Croatia has a very good knowledge of foreign languages. The Croats skillfully communicate mostly in English, then in German, Italian, and French, Spanish, Hungarian and other languages known to a smaller number of people.

            Religion

            In terms of religion, Croatia provides its citizens with freedom of choice. However, the largest number of believers belong to Catholicism, Orthodox and evangelical religion, then to Islam and Protestantism. But there is also a certain percentage of people referred to as atheists or members of other religious communities.

            Electricity

            In Croatia there are type C, E and F outlets, so if you do not have an appropriate cable, we recommend that you take the appropriate adapter with you. The voltage in the country is 220, 240V.  uticnica

            Money

            The currency used in Croatia is kuna (HRK). In order to have an idea of the value of the kuna, here is a couple of examples of it’s value: 1 EUR (7.50 HRK), 1 USD (6.80 HRK), 1 CHF (6.80 HRK) 100 JPY (6.10 HRK), 1 CNY (1 HRK).

            Phone – SIM card

            SIM card – pay as you go that are mostly used in Croatia are Bon-Bon, Tele2, Tomato. Prices for calls within the Croatia are quite affordable and you do not have to expect high costs. If you phone home, the price of outgoing calls to the Member States of the European Union amounts is 4.50 HRK (0.60 EUR)/min, and the price of the message is 0.99 HRK (0.13 EUR).

              Top attractions in Poreč