Umag is a picturesque small Mediterranean town, the Croatian
gate to Europe, the first tourist destination you come across on
arrival to the northern part of the Adriatic coast. Umag has
excellent road and air connections with all large towns in the
It is located in an attractive bay with one of the most
prestigious ACI marinas awarded the Blue Flag. The crystal clear
sea is suitable for bathing from May to October.
Its natural beauties, the history and tradition of the old town of
Umag and of the surrounding Istrian area, a warm Mediterranean
climate with an abundance of sunshine during most months of the
year and high quality accomodation make Umag an ideal vacation
place for the whole family. The attractiveness of the destination
is enhanced by a versatile all-year wellness and sports offer,
highly appreciated local cuisine, wine and olive oil roads.
The history of Umag is exceptionally interesting: In ancient times
it was discovered by Roman aristocracy who adopted it for their
summer residence. The splendour, luxury and glamour of those times
is reflected today in Venetian houses many of which can be find in
the old town core of Umag. The town has preserved parts of the town
walls and defence towers, Renaissance and Baroque houses and
churches, the most famous among them being the parish church of the
Assumption of Virgin Mary and the church of St. Peregrine.
For more information about Umag please visit: www.coloursofistria.com/en/destinations/umag