Excursions

ROVINJ GOURMET

 ~Rovinj sightseeing and a dinner at the restaurant Blu~

 

 

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This tour begins at 9:00 AM at the pier in front of the „Locanda Blu“ from where you will be taken for a traditional fisherman boat ride. The boat will take you around the pitoresque old town of Rovinj  and will leave you at  the „Valdibora“ harbour where the guide will wait for you ready to show you the narrow streets of the old part of Rovinj and St. Euphemia church.

You will have the opportunity to enjoy „Špeža“ at the local marketplace.  (local name for grocery shopping). Together with our guide, you will buy fresh local food  (fish, meat, vegetables, fruit…) which will later be used for a dinner at the restaurant Blu.

The food will be prepared by our main chef and you will be served Istrian premium quality wines.

After you finish shopping, our guide will take you for a coffee in a traditional bar. (coffee included in the price)

The return to „Locanda Blu“ is individual by a local taxi boat from „Valdibora“ harbour.

(ticket is not included in the price)

Included in the price:

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Traditional fishing boat ride

A guided walk through the town

“Špeža“- shopping at the local marketplace

Coffee at the local bar

Dinner at the restaurant „Blu“

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*(price: 116€ per person)

DISCOVER ROVINJ

 

Excursion starts at 9:00 AM and finishes at 11:30AM.

The excursion begins at the pier in front of the „Locanda Blu“ from where you will be taken for a pleasant traditional fisherman boat tour. The boat will take you around the pitoresque old town of Rovinj,  situated on a peninsula and will leave you at  the „Valdibora“ harbour where the guide will wait for you ready to show you most interesting parts of town.

You will be shown the old fisherman harbour and walk through baroque „Balbi gate“  towards the „Kanižela streets“: Grisia, Montalbano, Garzoto and Santa Croce… where you will discover a large number of art galleries and souvenire shops. You will continue to the church of St. Euphemia from where you will be astound by the view and by the legend of St.Euphemia.

At the end of the tour, our guide will take you for a coffee in a traditional bar on the local marketplace. (coffee included in the price)

The return to „Locanda Blu“ is individual by a local taxi boat from „Valdibora“ harbour.

(ticket is not included in the price)

Included in the price:

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Traditional Fishing Boat ride

A guided walk through the town

Coffee at the local bar

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*(price: 55€ per person)

SUNSET COLOURS

 

Excursion starts at 6:30PM and finishes at 9:00PM.

This romantic excursion begins at the pier in front of the „Locanda Blu“ from where you will be taken for a pleasant traditional fisherman boat tour around the pitoresque old town of Rovinj.

The boat ride during the colorful sunset is something unforgetable. The ride ends at the „Valdibora“ harbour where you will meet our guide and walk towards the oldest and most beautiful part of Rovinj. You will be shown the old fisherman harbour and walk through baroque „Balbi gate“ to the „Kanižela streets“: Grisia, Montalbano, Garzoto and Santa Croce… where you will discover a large number of art galleries and souvenire shops.

The visit ends in the old harbour in a wine bar. We suggest You to taste traditional wines :

Malvazija, Teran, Muškat or to try traditional spirits Pelinkovac (bitter liqueur made from mixture of herbs) or Biska (made of mistl toe).

The return to „Locanda Blu“ is individual by a local taxi boat from Valdibora harbour.

(ticket is not included in the price)

Included in the price:

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Traditional Fishing Boat ride

Guide

Traditional drink

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*(price: 55€ per person)

MOTOVUN

 

Excursion to Motovun starts at  9:00AM and finishes at 3:00PM.

On the northen part of the Istrian Peninsula, about 50 minutes ride from Rovinj, the road will take us to the hills where the charming ancient town of Motovun is situated.

Located above the Mirna River valley,  on the highest hill,  the town and the surrounding area are recognized as a homeland of delicious truffles and popular red wine grape  „Teran“ .  (included in our wine list).

Motovun is a must-visit place for every visitor of Istria. The walk along the old town and the spectacular view from the city walls will be something to remember. You will be astouned by the hills, the river Mirna and Motovun forest where the truffles grow. The truffles of Motovun are a rare gastronomic delicacy popular worldwide.

We highly suggest wine and truffle tasting at the local shop and a coffee break in a caffe bar on the city walls.

On the way back to Rovinj, we will have a short Photo stop at the „Lim bay“ , a special reserve protected by a conservation order.

(transportation is not included in the price)

Included in the price:

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Guide

Coffee in a traditional bar

Truffle and wine tasting

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*(price: 50€ per person)