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Beautiful Renaissance place

Svetvincenat is a beautiful Istrian town with a rich history. It was created in 983 years. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Asiyah Noemi K
Pula, Croatia
Loved Svetvincenat

A gorgeous little village, has a castle in the centre, rustic old buildings and a lovely feel. A... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2018
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4 days ago
“Beautiful Renaissance place”
Sep 5, 2018
“Loved Svetvincenat”
Used mostly as a court house in the past.
Svetvincenat, Croatia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Svetvincenat is a beautiful Istrian town with a rich history. It was created in 983 years. The wealthy families of that time Castropola, Morosini and finally the Grimani built the beautiful Castel. Along the entire north side of the Placa (square) stretches the stone castle...More

Date of experience: October 2019
66  Thank Asiyah Noemi K
Reviewed September 5, 2018

A gorgeous little village, has a castle in the centre, rustic old buildings and a lovely feel. A few eating places, lots of locals going about their daily lives. It was so lovely to take a walk around the streets, feel the history and enjoy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2016

We stopped in here after dinner at Pizzeria Grimani. The gate was open so we wandered in and discovered a lively, post-performance gathering. Igor showed us around and gave us an impromptu lesson on medieval weaponry. A very memorable experience! If you have kids, they...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank ltyrrell
Reviewed August 11, 2016

Very small but beautiful town with medieval castle and few churches is a real gem of Istria. The castle was founded as fortress in the 13th century. After some destructions and reconstructions, it took its present appearance in 16th century. The main square of the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Ruisenor_NatalyS
Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful little town with a well preserved castle and if I remember right 5 churches. The town is very small considering the many monuments. A must see.

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Kejt0000
Reviewed July 9, 2015

My wife & I came across Svetvincenat on our way to Rovinj and rated this the best place we visited in Istria. The old fort and old town, with it's lovely little church and quaint refreshment houses really appealed to us- and there's very few...More

Date of experience: June 2015
5  Thank Henso
Reviewed November 2, 2014

A great little town where you can sit with the friendly locals and have a beer in the afternoon. The town is old and history is all around you when you visit Svetvincenat

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Glen F
Reviewed January 28, 2014

a beautiful landscape, hidden beauty of Istria I could say. I recomend everyone to come and visit this site.

Date of experience: June 2013
2  Thank Pink P
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