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A Special and Flavorful Walk Through Koper's History

Embark on an extraordinary journey through the storied streets of Koper, a coastal jewel on the Istrian peninsula.

Traverse hidden squares, savour Istrian delights, and witness the evolution of this maritime haven from an isolated island to a bustling city.

  • Immerse in History: Explore Koper's rich heritage through impeccably preserved architecture and charming squares.

  • Culinary Delights: Indulge in the flavours of Istria, from luscious liqueurs and exquisite wines to artisanal cheeses.

  • Narrative Exploration: Follow Koper's captivating story, from a secluded island to a vibrant maritime metropolis.

  • Secret Squares: Wander through concealed squares and lively promenades, uncovering the heartbeat of coastal charm.

  • Cultural Pulse: Feel the vibrant pulse of Koper, a coastal gem pulsating with cultural allure.

Discovering Koper's Tapestry

Embark on a captivating voyage through time as you explore the enchanting town of Koper, nestled on the northern coast of the Istrian peninsula. Peel back the layers of its rich Venetian Renaissance tradition, where history comes alive through beautifully preserved squares and architectural marvels.

Once an isolated island surrounded by the azure waters of the Adriatic Sea, Koper has transformed into a picturesque coastal gem, with each cobblestone narrating tales of its evolution. Stroll through hidden squares, feel the vibrant pulse of the maritime city sustained by its thriving port, and immerse yourself in the cultural heritage that defines Koper's identity.

As you navigate the labyrinthine streets, the tour unfolds the Roman era, with the former walled town showcasing architecture heavily influenced by the Venetian Republic. Enter through the historic Muda Gate, meander along Cobbler Street to Prešeren Square and the mesmerizing De Ponte Fountain, and wind your way down Kidričeva ulica towards the marina and Carpaccio Square. The guided journey brings history to life, showcasing significant sites like the Cathedral of St. Mary of Assumption, Tito Square, and the bustling promenade.

Reaching its pinnacle in Carpaccio Square, where the great Venetian master spent his final days, the tour promises an engaging and enjoyable experience, inviting you to savour local products and wine along the way. Indulge in a delectable tasting of authentic Istrian delights, from exquisite liqueurs and olive oils to the finest wines, salt, air-dried ham, and artisanal cheeses.

Koper Old Town isn't just a destination; it's a narrative woven into the fabric of time. Traverse the centuries with each step, from the island's solitude to its bustling present, and let the heart and soul of Koper enchant you in this immersive exploration of cultural heritage, maritime splendour, and gastronomic treasures.

For inquiries or to plan your next visit, call us or send an email.

Until the next adventure, cheers to the enduring allure of Koper's Venetian charm.



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