Have you ever heard about Novigrad? If the answer is no, it’s time to meet this lovely Croatian town. It has recently been thoroughly described and explained by Chasing the Donkey, one of the most prominent and unique blogs dealing with Croatian destinations of interest. Travel Croatia as a local, and learn about things you can do as you visit Novigrad:
Novigrad is a small charming fishing village located on the west side of the Istrian peninsula almost halfway between Porec and Umag. There are a number of things to do in Novigrad and the surrounding countryside and in order to help you with your holiday planning we’ve compiled a short list of some of the more enjoyable and worthwhile things to do.
Visit Aquapark Istralandia
This newly built waterpark opened its doors to the public on Saturday June 21st 2014 – and the park is already fast becoming one of the best things to do in Novgigrad with kids. Situated approximately 15 minutes from Novigrad (click here to find your ideal holiday accommodation in Novigrad) the park is becoming a real hit for both young and old visitors alike.
Aquapark Istralandia has something for everyone with over 1 km of slides, three different swimming pools (including a childrens pool!), an amphitheatre, a number of cafes and restaurants and even some volleyball and badminton courts.
Visit the Gallerion Kuk-Marine Museum
For those interested in a little bit of navy history, one of the must-do things in Novigrad is to visit to the Gallerion Kuk-Marine Museum. This charming maritime museum is home to a stunning Austro-Hungarian Navy exhibition.
Read more reasons for visiting Novigrad here.