Surrounding area in general

The area of the city of Vodnjan covers the surface of 105.6 km² and encompasses four large settlements and less than 40 small settlements. Each of these small settlements has a story to tell complete with countless beauties you absolutely must visit.

​​​​​​​Hidden in greenery (olive groves, vineyards, woods and lawns) of fairy-like scenery, these places provide countless opportunities for a relaxing getaway, and yet – only 8 km from the sea.

Life here goes on in harmony with land and nature. If you are looking for peaceful holidays far removed from the hustle and bustle, if you wish to get back to nature, experience the charm of small Istrian settlements set in leafy surrounds in the company of locals – this is the right place.

In addition to beauty of the settlements, enjoy walking through extraordinary landscapes on the many paths and trails or cycling on bike paths.

Discover traditional dry-stone houses called kažuni, dry-stone walls, little churches and numerous archeological sites characteristic of the area.