Which cultural and historical sights to visit in Istria?
From the cities to the villages through Istria will guide You the rural roads across the courtyards, the archways and the galleries
From the first people in Istria, through the prehistoric settlements, to the Romans and the Byzantine period, until the medieval towns.
Throughout its rich history Istria was a place of change of many nations and cultures. Historical events on this turbulent place caused frequent migrations, and thus changes in population, tradition and culture. Many natios left here their traces; Liburnians, Histrians, Greeks, Celts, Romans, Austrians, Italians, Croats… Rich prehistoric sites testify the colonization of the first residents. Ancient Roman monuments, medieval churches, castles and forts, historic city centers, drywalls and kazuns – a unique field houses, are just a part of the rich cultural heritage of Istria.
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