All about Catamaran Rentals in Istria
Wake up on your catamaran rental in Istria and view the 2000 year old Roman amphitheatre from Pula’s marina as you wake up with a hot mug of strong coffee on your sunny, spacious deck. Istria is a delight to cruise on your catamaran with so many itinerary options for your trip. Cruise the coastline and visit gorgeous seafront towns such as Rovinj or venture to Kvarner Bay and its spectacular islands. There are plenty of rocky areas where you can snorkel and scuba dive, as well as lots of tranquil coves ideal for paddle boarding!
Marinas and Harbours in Istria
ACI Marina Pula is the most central marina to the heart of Pula. This marina is ideal for your catamaran rental, as not only is everything in the city reachable on foot, but this marina has everything you need for your sailing holiday and trip.
6 km away on the south coast, Marina Veruda provides good shelter with its geographical structure.
You can also start your catamaran rental in ACI Marina Pomer, a littler further east.
Climate and Sailing Conditions in Istria
Temperatures peak 20°C in May and don’t drop until mid-autumn, meaning you can charter a catamaran from spring to autumn. Of course, summer is the most popular time of year for sailing as well as other touristic activities, with the first three weeks of August being the busiest.
Itinerary Ideas for Istria
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Obviously, Pula should be on your list, regardless as to whether it's for an afternoon, a couple of days, or the whole trip. This 3000 year old coastal city is worth checking out.
Host to many music festivals which take place annually and home to the 2000 year old Roman amphitheatre and the Temple of Augustus, Pula has the whole package. Hop off your catamaran to absorb the charismatic atmosphere of this Venetian themed city and explore the cobbled streets and sample some local delicacies prepared in Croatian Konobas (taverns).
Brijuni National Park is a fantastic sailing retreat close to Pula and visitable by boat. Let yourself be at one with nature and the clear blue ocean as you breathe the sweet fresh air and relax with your loved ones.
The Istrian coves and bays are perfect for paddle boarding, kayaking, scuba diving and snorkelling!
You can also sail south and discover all the beauties of Zadar
Travel Tips for Istria
Pula Airport (PUY) is approximately 9 km away from the city centre. You can opt for a bus shuttle service or taxi to get you to where you need to be, both are reliable services.