Air view of the Istrian tourist town of Vrsar, marina, islands and its surroundings. Source: uniline.hr
Vrsar is a popular tourist town located on the west coast of Istria, between Porec
and Lima Strait. It has a well indented coast with many coves and uninhabited islets. The old town of Vrsar is located on the 54 meter high hill, while the newer, more tourism focused area developed by the sea. Vrsar was awarded as the best landscaped town in Croatia more than once. The beaches are rocky, pebble, sandy, concrete and stone type beaches. The most popular ones are: Belvedere beach, City Beach, Petalon beach and the beach of the Koversada Villas Naturist Park. Vrsar is known for various events, such as
Dusan Dzamonja Sculpture Park in Vrsar. The area of the park is approximately 24,000m2 with 26 sculptures. Source: magicus.info
Montraker Live Music Festival, Casanovafest (love and erotica festival), fishermen's celebrations, More i gitare Music Festival (Sea and Guitars Music Festival), Montraker International Sculpting School. Vrsar has two hotels: Hotel Pineta (located in a pine forest) and Hotel Vista (close to the beach, promenade and the old city core). Apartments of the Riva tourist resort are located on the waterfront, by the promenade. The guests can choose accommodation in other tourist settlements as well, such as Belvedere, Petalon, Villas Koversada and Koversada apartments. There are also camps:
Casanovafest celebrates the historical connection between Casanova and Vrsar. Source: casanovafest.com
Koversada, Porto Sole, and Ordera, which are some of the best organized camps in Istria and in Croatia. Rooms and apartments of the hosts are also available to guests. Visitors can spend their vacation in Vrsar actively. They can engage in bike rides on eco bike trails, diving, hiking, tennis, panoramic flight, panoramic tandem jumps, boat excursions to Lima Strait and the neighboring places and islands, etc. Art enthusiasts will be thrilled by Dusan Dzamonja Park. This famous artist recognized the beauty of Vrsar and has built a house, atelier and Sculpture Park there. Vrsar also provided inspiration to one of the most famous Croatian painters, Edo Murtic. He spent a greater part of the year in his summer house - atelier in the old part of town.
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