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Istrian Bike Trials: A Cyclist's Guide to Exploring the Peninsula

Embrace the freedom of two wheels and let Istria’s roads lead you to discovery. Whether you’re seeking a serene escape or an exhilarating challenge, the bike trails of Istria await.

Archaeological Sites and Wine Roads of Umag: A 34 km journey that combines historical exploration with the pleasures of Istrian wine.

Southern Umag and Coastal Ride: A 31 km route along the breathtaking Adriatic coast, perfect for those looking to soak up the sun and sea.

Medieval Towns and Momjan Wine Roads: Explore 38.8 km of Istria’s rich medieval history and its famous wine culture.

Oprtalj and Rural Istria: A 39.3 km trail through the authentic flavors and landscapes of rural Istria.

Mirna River Valley and Brtonigla: Discover the intact nature of Istria with a 31.3 km ride through the Mirna River Valley.

Parenzana: An 80 km trail on the route of the old narrow-gauge railway, offering a historical journey through the Istrian countryside.

Istria Granfondo: The ultimate challenge, a 150 km race that tests endurance and rewards with unparalleled views.

Choosing Your Path:

Whether you’re drawn to the tranquility of the coast or the allure of the hinterland, Istria’s network of bike trails ensures every cyclist finds their perfect route. Each trail is a promise of adventure, from leisurely family outings on paved paths to adrenaline-pumping rides through rugged terrain.

Experience Istria on Two Wheels:

Cycling in Istria is not just about the exercise; it’s an immersive experience. Pedal through landscapes dotted with ancient ruins, lush vineyards, and olive groves. Stop in at a local konoba (tavern) to refuel with Istrian delicacies, or cool off with a dip in the crystal-clear waters of the Adriatic.

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