Kastelir I Croatian villa holidays
Croatian villa holidays in Kastelir
Situated on the western coast of Istria, approximately 12 kilometres from Novigrad and thirteen kilometres from Porec, sits the village of Kastelir. The village is part of the Kastelir- Labinci municipality and is surrounded by rich, Mediterranean vegetation with olive groves, fields and vineyards in abundance. The village is a fantastic location for a relaxing stay in one of NOVASOL’s villas Croatia and the area has ample opportunity for long bike rides or hikes.
NOVASOL’s fantastic range of Istria villas offers the opportunity to explore ‘off the beaten track' locations whilst remaining close to the popular tourist areas. As you will discover during a self-catering Croatia holiday, you can simply enjoy the idyllic pace of village life and relax in the tranquil setting. Nonetheless, the village is also home to a café, a restaurant, a pizzeria, a post office and a shop, which ensures you are well-catered for.
Self-catering Croatia holidays and local cuisine
Farming and agriculture continues to be the main profession in Kastelir. Olive fields and vineyards are the primary source of income for many of the locals and the village’s agricultural heritage is celebrated at the annual potato festival every year in August. It is an incredibly popular event – be sure not to miss it during a stay in our villas Croatia during August! The locally grown produce ensures that you can enjoy some fantastic food and wine during your self-catering Croatia holiday. The region’s delicacies draw influence from both the Mediterranean, as well as continental Europe, which results in a varied and exciting cuisine. Not to be missed is the fantastic Istrian wine – best enjoyed whilst relaxing in NOVASOL’s villas in Croatia!
Villas in Croatia: Discover Istrian beaches and culture
Approximately 7 kilometres from Kastelir is a beautiful, pebbled beach. Guests in our direct holiday homes often love to visit and swim, sail, surf, dive or simply sunbathe on the shores. For this reason Kastelir is a fantastic base for Croatian fishing holidays. Alternatively, for those in search of culture be sure to visit the interesting parish church of St John. The church is home to an organ which was painted in the sixteenth century by the Verona painter, Carlo de Beni.
Book one of NOVASOL’s unique cottages today and soak up the idyllic village ambience in Kastelir.