If you're looking for an adventure, Rabac is the perfect base for outdoor enthusiasts, with its proximity to the Učka Nature Park and the breathtaking Istrian peninsula. With over 2,500 kilometers of well-marked hiking paths, you can discover the natural beauty of Istria at your own pace. From rolling hills and lush forests to scenic coastal routes, Istria offers something for everyone. Don't forget to bring your camera to capture the stunning views along the way. Come and experience the beauty of Istria on foot - the perfect way to get in touch with nature!
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With its stunning scenery and diverse terrain, Istria is a paradise for hikers of all skill levels. From rugged coastal paths with breathtaking views of the Adriatic Sea to peaceful woodland trails that wind through picturesque villages, there is a hike for everyone. Just a short distance from Green Tree Villas, you’ll find numerous trails that lead you through the untouched natural beauty of Istria, where you can discover hidden gems around every corner.
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Učka nature park
If you are feeling adventurous you will love Učka mountain. Located only 30 minutes from Rabac these well-marked paths give you endless possibilities for your new hiking adventures. You’ll be surrounded by lush forests, diverse flora and fauna, and spectacular panoramic views of the Adriatic Sea and the Kvarner Bay.
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Located in Rabac, Terra Magica is a captivating hiking trail that will take you on enchanting journey through the region’s diverse landscapes, rich history, and vibrant culture.
The Terra Magica trail covers a variety of terrains, from picturesque coastal paths and lush forests to rolling hills dotted with vineyards and olive groves. The trail is well-marked and suitable for hikers of various skill levels, offering both shorter, leisurely walks and more challenging, full-day hikes. As the trail meanders through the Istrian countryside, hikers have the opportunity to enjoy stunning panoramic views, observe local wildlife, and discover hidden gems of the region.
Sentonina Staza, also known as Sentonina Trail, is a delightful hiking and walking path. Even though it is relatively short,, approximately 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) long, it offers a pleasant outdoor experience suitable for all ages and skill levels, making it perfect for families and casual hikers.
The Sentonina Staza trail takes visitors on a journey through the lush, verdant landscapes of Istria, passing through dense forests, alongside babbling streams, and offering occasional glimpses of the sparkling Adriatic Sea. The trail is named after Sentona, the mythical guardian of travelers and patroness of Rabac and Labin, which adds a touch of enchantment to the experience.
Seven Waterfalls Trail
This breathtaking hiking trail located in Istria takes hikers on an exhilarating journey through lush forests, alongside crystal-clear rivers, and past some of the most impressive waterfalls in the area.
The trail covers approximately 13 kilometers (8 miles) and is considered moderately challenging, making it suitable for hikers with some experience or those looking for a bit of an adventure. As the name suggests, the main attraction of this trail is the series of seven waterfalls, each varying in height and intensity, which are connected by well-maintained paths and wooden bridges.
The Seven Waterfalls Trail offers an immersive experience in nature, with the sound of cascading water serving as a constant companion while hikers navigate the picturesque landscape. The trail is rich in biodiversity, providing ample opportunities to spot local flora and fauna, as well as to enjoy the soothing ambiance of the pristine forest.
Sunčana Obala Grofa Hüterotta
This trail is a beautiful coastal walking path that allows visitors to experience the enchanting beauty of Rovinj’s shoreline. The trail offers stunning views of the crystal-clear Adriatic Sea, picturesque beaches, and lush Mediterranean vegetation.
As visitors explore the trail, they can appreciate the captivating charm of Rovinj’s old town, with its colorful houses, narrow cobblestone streets, and historic landmarks, including the iconic St. Euphemia’s Church. The trail also provides access to hidden coves and beaches, where visitors can relax and take a refreshing dip in the azure waters.
Hiking on Brijuni, a group of fourteen picturesque islands off the coast of Istria, Croatia, offers a unique opportunity to explore the archipelago’s unspoiled natural beauty and rich historical heritage. As you meander along the well-maintained trails, you’ll be captivated by the lush Mediterranean vegetation, pristine beaches, and crystal-clear waters of the Adriatic Sea. Brijuni’s fascinating past, including ancient Roman ruins and former presidential residences, adds an extra layer of intrigue to your hiking adventure in this idyllic island paradise.