Additional Location Information
Villas Adagio -high quality sophisticated holiday houses are located in the small town or Rajki, placed in the Pula – Rovinj – Rabac geographical triangle, on the south side of Istrian peninsula. Location of Villas Adagio offers a perfect balance of peacefulness and private enjoyment away from a city rush and tourist crowds matched with very reasonable distance to all major peninsula cities and its local community, natural and cultural beauty.
Beside cultural and historical beauties, Istria offers unique gastro experience, well known in this part of the Europe. Homemade Istrian prosciutto (pršut), wine, Istrian pasta (fuži) with game stew are just a few of many delicious gastro pleasures Istria, in particular its continental part, can offer for a true experience of Mediterranean home-made cuisine.
Istrian peninsula is also a home to one of most beautiful national parks in this part of Europe – Brijuni. It offers a perfect blend of natural, cultural and historical heritage one can rarely see anywhere else in the world. The National park can be accessed by boat with departure from Fažana, just 24 kilometres away from Villas Adagio. Beside its autochthon vegetation and wildlife, Brijuni are famous by a variety of exotic species which accommodate perfectly in the area thanks to extraordinary microclimatic conditions.
Pula, the largest city of Istria, just 25 kilometres from Villas Adagio is world famous for its stunning coliseum, an ancient amphitheatre where gladiator fights were held. It was built during the 1st century while Roman emperor Vespansian was ruled this part of the world, and due to its strong resemblance with the Roman coliseum, provides visitors with magnificent and almost time-travelling experience. Beside Pula, one of the most visited places in Croatia, town of Rovinj is located only 28 kilometres from the villas. Rovinj is world famous for the number of its cultural, historical and natural beauties that surrounds this small Istrian town. Third part of the Istrian geographical triangle is Rabac; a picturesque place surrounded with number of small bays and beaches, Mediterranean vegetation and delicious small family-owned restaurants offering local specials. Due to its natural beauty and feeling of a small fisher town, stunning bays and crystal-clear sea, Rabac is sometimes referred as a “Pearl of the Kvarner gulf”.