Day 2: pula, vodnjan, st. vincent
Today we are going to meet the most important stone cities on the south of the istrian peninsula.
Pula - one of the oldest cities of Istria, almost entirely made in stone. We will take you to the Amphiteatre – a must see in Pula, Augustus temple, Golden gate, Zerostrasse... Abandoned and in ruins after several epidemics of plague in 18th century it started to gain todays contoures at the beginning of the 19th century under Austrian authorities.
Vodnjan – a living remainder of medieval time. You’ll enjoy in the presentation of Istrian de Dignan where you will try istrian prosciutto, cheese and wine and visit an old istrian household. After that you will have lunch – istrian delicacies at local tavern.
Svetvinčenat - inhabited since prehistoric times, This is one of the most preserved castles and one of the most important fortresses of the Venetian army.