Villas in Vižinada, a place located at 400 meters above sea level, have one of the most magnificent views in this beautiful Croatian region. This small town, villas and views will give every visitor a complete sense of relaxation and freedom.
Villas in Vižinada as a major economic activity
Luxury holiday villas with swimming pools along with wine making are the main economic activities of this region. The beautiful surroundings of Vižinada, the hills offering a unique view, exceptional gastronomy, rich vineyards and numerous sights are the most important reasons why villas in Vižinada and around are being built. Due to the favorable climate and the large number of sunny days, guests stay in villas not only in summer but also all year around.
Winemaking is another important branch of the economy. The municipality of Vižinada has the most vineyards in Croatia with over one million grapevines. The most famous wine varieties of this area are teran and malvasia for which Istrian winemakers have received numerous awards and recognitions. In addition to the aforementioned wine varieties, the famous varieties produced in this area are chardonnay, white and gray pinot, merlot and cabernet sauvignon. Guests who visit villas in Vižinada and its surroundings are definitely advised to taste these fine wines in one of the many excellent wineries in the area.
Attractive cities in the area to visit
Motovun is a small town in the vicinity bordering the municipality of Vižinada. Motovun itself is becoming a growing and important tourist destination. Motovun is a city full of cultural and tourist attractions and events, and is the perfect choice for all those who enjoy natural beauties and adventures. One of the most famous events in the summer is the Motovun Film Festival founded in 1999. It shows innovative films produced in small cinemas and independent productions, and is particularly well known among young people.
Novigrad in Istria is a town located on the western coast of Istria, a 20-minute drive from Vižinada. The city is a popular destination for many guests from all parts of Europe. Despite its popularity, the city has preserved the peaceful atmosphere of a Mediterranean fishing town. Whether you love cultural events, sports, children's entertainment or a good night out, Novigrad will have something to offer you.
Poreč is located a little south of Novigrad, also along the coast and kilometers from Vižinada. This city, 2000 years old, started in tourism in the mid-19th century, and today it is one of the main centers of Croatian tourism. Natural resources such as mild climate, Mediterranean climate, clean air and sea, rich flora and fauna have definitely contributed to it. In addition to its natural beauty, the city offers a wide variety of cultural and other events throughout the year that attract guests to this magical city. The most valuable and significant cultural monument in the city is the Euphrasian Basilica dating from the 5th century and is on the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites. Visitors visiting the villas in Vižinada and its surroundings should never miss a visit to this Istrian pearl.
Attractions of Vizinada
In the 1970s, the city served as the backdrop for many scenes of one of the most famous war films, Kelly's Heroes. The movie directed by Bryan G. Hutton starred the famous Clint Eastwood, Telly Savalas, Don Rickles and Donald Sutherland.
The city is home to Carlotte Grisi Street, a famous 19th century ballerina. Although she had great appearances and premieres in Italy, she first danced in Vižinada.