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Magical attraction

You can go down the 60 m deep Baredine grotto or famous grotto “Pazinska Jama”, which was described by Jules Verne.

Frescos (Beram) and the Eufrasius Basilica in Poreč (6th century) belonging to world heritage and under UNESCO protection, are only a short distance away. The concert season in the Basilica lasts during the summer months.

Visit the world renowned observatory in Višnjan or the smallest town in the world – Hum.


Motovun Film Festival, concerts and exhibitions, White Truffles and Teran Festival, nearby wine roads and olive oil roads, cycling paths, running tracks, caves, historical sites, the vicinity of the beaches with crystal clear blue sea, aqua park with pools, riding or paragliding above Motovun, are only some of the activities available throughout the whole year.

During your stay in Istria Motovun house would be an ideal location from which, within 30 km, you can enjoy the untouched beauty of nature and find many other recreational activities.

Riding through the vineyards and olive groves, walking and cycling paths, paragliding over the surrounding hills, wine tasting and olive oil routes, numerous exclusive restaurants and “konobe” offering the best of Istrian and Mediterranean cuisine are only part of your Motovun experience.

At the end of July Motovun hosts film makers and film lovers from all over the world who come to take part in the Motovun Film Festival (MFF), whereas in nearby Grožnjan almost every evening you can enjoy a jazz concert.

Clean beaches of the Istrian coast of the Adriatic and tourist centers: Poreč, Umag, Novigrad and Rovinj, are just a 30 minute drive from Motovun. From these towns one day excursions to Venice are organized daily.



Horseback riding – 4 km

Hot springs – wellness center – 4 km

Beach- 20 km

Grottos- 15 km

Poreč (basilica) – 25 km



Cycling – rent a bicycle

NP Brijuni – 55 km

Roman amphitheater in Pula – 60 km

Observatory – Višnjan – 15 km

Motovun film festival

Frescos – Beram – 15 km

Aquapark – 15 km