Vrsar, Istria, official web site for tourist informations

Vrsar, Istria, official web site
for tourist information

Ocean Lava triathlon, oct. 25.-27.2019.

Ocean Lava Planet has extended its wings with a new event in Croatia. Taking place in Istria, the peninsula situated in the north-west of the country, Ocean Lava Triathlon Vrsar-Croatia takes place on October 25-27, 2019.


Historical heritage in Vrsar

The name Vrsar (Italian: Orsera) is very old. In Medieval Latin documents the name appeard in different variants: Ursaria, Ursarium, Vrsarium, Orsaria…


A Rich Culinary Tradition

All fragrances and aromas blend in Vrsar to give a harmonious overture into the characteristic gastronomy of Istria. Sea food, grilled fish and meat delicacies that can be tasted in charming restaurants and authentic konobas (taverns) are just a small part of the rich gourmet experience offered by Vrsar.



There are many sports and activities for you to choose – tennis, football, volleyball, basketball, even bowling and mini golf.


Natural Wonders

From the shores of the Adriatic to the lowlands and undulating hills in the hinterland, the natural wonders of Vrsar and its surroundings are the source of inspiration for every traveller desiring rest and relaxation.


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Vrsar Marina Received the Title of THE BEST for Seventh Year in a Row


Foreign yachtsmen visiting the specialized German web site Skippertipps declared the Vrsar Marina to be the best among the East-Adriatic marinas for the seventh time. The Marina at Vrsar was better than the marinas of Brač, Šolta, Primošten, Vodice, Tribunj, Seget…

Of other Istrian marinas the marina in Umag entered the list in third place, ACI Marina in Pula in fifth and Červar Porat in thirteenth place. The yachtspeople were asked to asses the following categories: cleanliness and environmental protection, ambience and facilities, staff kindness and prices of the marina and its restaurant.

The Marina Vrsar obtained best grades in all four categories.

It is worth mentioning that the Marina in Vrsar originally came first in 2005 and reconfirmed the title in the following year. What is more, the Marina reconfirmed the primacy status and has held it for the last five years. In the thirteen years of this assessment, the Vrsar Marina came first in the list a total of six times.