The Istrian Peninsula has been inhabited by dinosaurs since ancient times
The Istrian Peninsula has been inhabited by dinosaurs since ancient times. Today it has a dinosaur park in an old quarry, surrounded by dense prehistoric forests, for a fun day out with the family.
You can roam around the life-size animatronic electric dinosaurs on the show floor. And also ride ponies and dinosaurs, watch circus shows, and attend a dino cinema. There is also a small amusement park for the little ones and a playground for dinosaurs.
Underwater Park Verudela
Verudela Underwater Park in Croatia
Verduela Park is one of the strangest and most beautiful tourism experiences in the city of Istria, Croatia. Covering more than 200 square meters underwater, they wear a special helmet that allows you to stay and breathe comfortably underwater.
You can dive four meters deep, wander the park, cuddle sea urchins, feed the fish and carry shrimp. In addition to seeing the remains of shipwrecks, taking great souvenir photos, as well as riding a bike at the bottom of the sea.
Giant lighting Istria Croatia
Legend has it that one day, real giants used to live in Istria. Today, after several centuries, giants reappear in Istria, transforming the cranes of the Olganic shipyard into color-lit giants.
It is an amazing 15 minute light show, in the middle of the city. And that’s where eight huge cranes, in an array of brilliant colours, are set ablaze with the help of floodlights. These colors change and special effects are created that light up the night sky.
Zipline Pazin Cave
Zeppelin Bazin Cave, Croatia
Bazin Cave is a natural phenomenon caused by the Bazinicka River. And the pit of Bazin Cave is located below the cliffs, the height of which is 100 meters. It is one of the exciting adventures that should not be missed in the city of Istria, Croatia.
You can enjoy a great view of the cave and the famous castle right above it by flying the rope. You can extend the speed up to 50 km/h, and you can also jump rope and free fall.
Semi-submarines in Istria
A semi-submarine is a small boat that looks just like a real submarine. Half of it is submerged under water while the other half remains above the surface.
Day and night semi-submarine tours are available, and the glass gives you a chance to spot fish, protected shellfish, sponges and jellyfish, the sea and all sorts of creatures hiding beneath the waves with perfect clarity.
The park extends over an area of 81,000 square metres, and is the first water park in the city of Istria, Croatia. It is an ideal destination for families and children.
The park has about 20 slides, three large swimming pools, volleyball and badminton courts, a water castle, a children’s pirate ship, a food court and a souvenir shop.