This best-known and most attractive medieval town is situated in the northern part of Istria, above the Mirna River valley. It is known for a number of events, and lovers of the seventh art will certainly be attracted by the international Motovun Film Festival.
From Motovun beautiful views extend over the endless vineyards and woodlands, which are best known for their truffles, or underground fungi with aphrodisiac properties. So, this area is ideal for lovers of great food seasoned with this world-renowned delicacy as well as for wine enthusiasts. The most representative are the finest Istrian wine varieties of white Malvasia and red Teran.
Distance from Bale: 54 minutes driving (63.1 km)
For: families, first time visitors, history lovers, art lovers, nature lovers, dog owners
What to do: information, architecture, landscape, refreshments, food and drink
Parking: charged 20 kn
Entrance: charged 20 kn, children, students and retirees 10 kn
Address: Motovun, Istria, Croatia