The 10 Best Beaches in Poreč!

The beautiful coast of Poreč is a popular spot for an unforgettable summer holiday in Istria. Around the picturesque holiday resort, you will find a wide range of wonderful beaches, nudist bays and quiet bathing spots. Starting with dreamy pebble beaches, well-groomed concrete rocky beaches to fine white sandy beaches, everything can be found here. Even 21 of the beaches in Poreč even bear the blue flag, an award for the best facilities, sea and bathing quality. But where can you find the most beautiful beaches of Porec, what are the insider tips and which bays are particularly suitable for an unforgettable beach vacation?

In this travel guide, you will find the 10 best beaches in Poreč in Croatia. Additionally, we will show you amazing pictures, and provide numerous useful tips and information that guarantee to help you plan your perfect holiday!


Poreč City Beach

The City Beach is for sure one of the most beautiful beaches in Poreč. Located in close proximity to the old town, between the port and the Brulo apartment complex, this beach delights with a wonderful ambience, fantastic sea colors and a picturesque view of the offshore island of Sveti Nikola and the old town of Poreč. The bathing spots are a mix of small idyllic pebble bays and concrete areas, and next to them a pine forest provides pleasant shade. On foot, you can quickly reach the center and combine sightseeing with swimming.

Tip: Behind the beach, there are numerous privately run and budget holiday apartments, such as the cozy Radmila Apartments.

Delfin Beach (Zelena Laguna)

The stunning beach Delfin is located in the green lagoon, the Zelena Laguna and is another popular spot for swimmers and sun-hungry tourists. During a visit, you will experience a stunning mix of pebble and stone beaches. Thanks to the high beach standards and the crystal-clear sea, this breathtaking bay was also awarded with the Blue Flag. In high season, you will find all kinds of attractions at Delfin Beach: jet skiing, parasailing and a water park cater for action and bars and snack bars provide you with food and drinks. In the off-season, it is pleasantly quiet and tranquil.

Tip: Popular for a vacation are the CHERRY Premium JADE Mobile Homes. At the campsite you will find an outdoor pool and the beach is also not far away!

Sandy Beach Lanterna (Val Adria Family Beach)

A real dream beach in Porec, just a little north of the town, is the beautifully laid out Val Adria Sandy Family Beach, a magnificent white sandy beach in the beautiful holiday resort of Lanterna. Fantastic at this about 200 meters long bay is not only the fine white soft sand, but also the fantastic turquoise blue sea colors. Guests can rent sun loungers and parasols here, and those who like can treat themselves to a cool drink at the cozy beach bar. There are many more bathing spots, most of which are a bit quieter, close by, along the Lanterna coast lined by pine forests.

Tip: This bay is located in the famous Lanterna Premium Camping Resort and is especially popular with families with children. A really great beach to spend your holiday in Porec.

Bellevue Beach (Plava Laguna)

The scenic Plava Laguna, i.e. the Blue Lagoon, is particularly idyllic and impresses with its many small bathing spots. This lagoon is located in the area around Poreč, in the Laguna Bellevue holiday complex, and can of course also be used by non-hotel guests. Especially recommended is the beautiful Bellevue beach, which is located right below the Bellevue Apartments. It is a well-kept stone beach, where several stairs and entrances make it easy to get into the sea. The lush pine forest that lines the entire coast of the lagoon creates a wonderful ambience.

Pical Beach

Pical Beach, also known as Parentino beach, is located opposite the old town of Poreč and is another beautiful city beach. Here you can expect a clean, fine pebble beach with fabulous water quality and gorgeous blue sea colors. Especially remarkable is above all the spectacular view of the peninsula of the city of Porec, which you can enjoy while sunbathing and swimming in the blue sea. Moreover, it takes only about 10 minutes to walk to the old town, a real advantage if you want to combine enjoying the beach with exploring the center!

Tip: The new Valamar Parentino Hotel is located just 150 meters from Pical Beach, which is especially popular for families with children.

Parentium Beach (Zelena Laguna)

A highlight among the best beaches in Poreč is the beautiful Parentium beach. This beautiful pebble beach is located in the Zelana Laguna, i.e. in the green lagoon, south of the city center and belongs to the Hotel Parentium of the same name. For many, it is one of the most beautiful bathing spots around Porec! A visit offers you an extremely idyllic ambience, stunning blue sea colors and wonderfully fragrant, shade-giving pine forests. The sea is crystal clear and just perfect for snorkeling and swimming.

Tip: The 4-star Hotel Parentium is one of the best beach-hotels in Porec. Guests love the brilliant location, the beautiful grounds with pool and the delicious breakfast

Bijela Uvala Beach

The beach Bijela Uvala, which is located inside the same named Camping Uvala, is a very well-kept stone beach, which also offers small pebble bays as an entry into the sea. You can expect excellent water quality for an ultimate bathing experience, and snorkeling is also possible here in the crystal-clear sea. There are very few natural shade spots along the beach, which especially sun-addicts appreciate. However, in the season you can rent umbrellas and sunbeds.

Tip: Directly in the campsite you will find various mobile homes. Very popular are the new SUNNY Mobile Homes with modern equipment.

Astra Beach

A true beach gem is the picturesque Astra bay. It is located in the Zelena Laguna area and fascinates with a wonderful, idyllic ambience. The dense pine forests provide shade here, and you can also rent sun beds and umbrellas on the pebble beach. A bit to the north are breathtaking natural bathing areas – perfect for those who appreciate peace and relaxation. The sea is uniquely beautiful here and also offers fantastic opportunities for snorkelers.

Val Marea Sandy Beach

Beautiful and another top beach in Poreč is the fabulous Val Marea Sandy Beach. This hotel beach of the Valamar Collection Marea Suites delights with powdered snow-white sand beach and breathtaking sea colors. Families with children appreciate this sheltered bay, where the beach slopes very gently and thus offers a relaxing bathing experience. Also, the sea is crystal clear here and was therefore marked with the blue flag. Behind it is a large lawn where you can rent sun beds and umbrellas.

Polidor Beach & Beach Bar

Definitely one of the best beaches in Porec is the fantastic Polidor Beach. It lies between Porec and Funtana and delights its guests with three wonderful bathing bays, including a dog beach, a pebble bay and even a sandy beach, which is ideal for children. The sea is also stunning here and glows in the most beautiful turquoise watercolors. If you visit this beach, you will not only enjoy a picturesque coastline, but also find the stylish Polidor beach bar, which is located directly on the beach and a real highlight in the Porec region!

Tip: Guests of the Polidor Family Camping Resort are offered a free shuttle service to the beach, which is only 800 meters away!

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