Poreč/Parenzo (Latin: Parens or Parentium; Italian: Parenzo; Ancient Greek: Πάρενθος Pàrenthos) is a town and municipality on the western coast of the Istrian peninsula, in Istria County, Croatia. Its major landmark is the 6th century Euphrasian Basilica, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997. Poreč/Parenzo is almost 2,000 years old, and is set around a harbor protected from the sea by the small island of Sveti Nikola/San Nicola (Saint Nicholas). The town's population of approximately 12,000 resides mostly on the outskirts, while the wider Poreč/Parenzo area has a population of approximately 17,000 inhabitants. The municipal area covers 142 square kilometres (55 sq mi), with the 37 kilometres (23 miles) long shoreline stretching from the Mirna River near Novigrad to Funtana and Vrsar in the south. Ever since the 1970s, the coast of Poreč and neighboring Rovinj has been the most visited tourist destination in Croatia. Wikipedia
Explore popular vacation packages for Poreč, Croatia and kick-start your vacation planning for free. Poreč is located at a short trip away from Opatija a major city in Croatia. Opatija is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Lungo, Volosko, Moscenicka Draga. Also, to reach Poreč, you'll have to take a flight to Opatija; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Poreč, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!
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