The charming Umag lies at the entrance of the Istrian peninsula. Small town with its 45 kilometers of coastline and interesting hinterland, unites particularities of the entire region. Only 40 kilometers from Trieste, 150 from Ljubljana and 50 nautical miles from the beautiful Venice, Umag is maybe the best introduction to a whole new experience of the Mediterranean.
Old town is situated on a peninsula (formerly an island) and today reflects the splendor of its history: it was discovered by Roman nobility, and Venetian houses in the old part of the city serve them as a summer residence. Walls and towers are partly preserved, also as the Renaissance and Baroque buildings and churches.
The new part of the city extends from Katoro to Novigrad and contains most of the tourist facilities.
Sea in Umag is crystaly clear and allows swimming from May to October. In the background, between the rivers Mirna and Dragonja, you will find interesting works of incredible past with amazing views. Many objects of rural tourism with local delicacies and friendly hosts are waiting for you.
It is impossible to speak about Umag, and not to mention Savudrija with its oldest lighthouse on the Croatian Adriatic from 1826. year and Lovrečica, ideal oasis for a perfect family vacation.
Tourism is highly developed in recent years with abundant high quality accommodation facilities, luxury and family-oriented hotels, villas, apartments or environmentally landscaped camps, all in the spirit of co-existence with nature and the Mediterranean as it once was.
Umag is situated in an attractive bay where is one of the most prestigious ACI marinas with a one of total of 11 blue flags at the Umag area, also the first maritime links of Croatia and central Europe.
Enjoy hiking, spelunking, cycling, or a simple walk at aromatic Mediterranean landscape. Get to know the secrets of the crystal sea. Sail, swimm and dive. Ride, feel the call of adventure, or take a look at these beautiful vistas from the air. Welcome to Umag and its surroundings!