Cycling and cycling tourism are of primary interest for the development of tourism, especially selective forms of tourism in Istria. It’s a reason why public and private tourist sector have been working together for many years with business subjects in Istria.
One of the latest initiatives certainly is the foundation of the Istra Bike & Outdoor DMC department for development of cycling tourism, as well as other forms of active tourism. The intention is to create the synergy of all business partners in tourism in Istria which final aim is repositioning and restructuring Istria into a high quality tourist region with tourist offer which is active all year round.
Cycling tourism represents developing tourist project and is one of the primary tourist product of Istria with an important role in the strategic development of a new concept of tourism in Istria. With its multiplicative effects, the project goes perfectly well with other tourist and private offer of Istria - small accommodation facilities (Bike & Bed), bike boutique hotels, spa, as well as the gourmet segment of tourism in Istria - rural and wine tourism, olive oil tourism. Besides that, as part of the new DMC department projects, Istria trails project is developing: www.istria-trails.com and there are other projects which are currently being prepared.
On our website you can find information and facilities suitable for all guests. For cycling guests we have prepared over hundreds of bike trails with different profiles and types. You can find information on numerous well known races and events, and for all who are in need of other services, we have prepared information on service providers of all specialized types of services on our website.
Therefore, feel free to take a look and check our websites to discover the real treasure which Istria offers as an attractive cycling region!