Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
How can I reach the destinations in Istria from the airport in Trieste?
The information on transport can be found at the official web site of the Ronchi dei Legionari Airport
, Friuli Venezia Giulia and the Trieste Bus Station
There are everyday bus lines from the Trieste Bus Station to Istria. All the information on departures and arrivals can be found at the Pula Bus Station
How can I reach the destinations in Istria from the Venice airport?
The information on transport can be found at the official web site of the Marco Polo Airport
in Venice as well as at the web site of the Trieste Bus Station
The choice of the means of transport depends on the time of your arrival at the Venice airport.
You can take a bus from Venice to Pula or travel by train to Trieste and then take a bus to the Istrian destinations.
There are everyday bus lines from the Trieste bus station to Istria. All the information on departures and arrivals can be found at the Pula Bus Station
Is there a vignette for Istria?
What are the working hours of petrol stations and where can autogas be obtained?
Most petrol stations are open everyday from 07.00 till 19.00 or 20.00, during the summer until 22.00. The petrol stations located on main roads are usually open 24 hours a day. Autogas can be purchased at all bigger petrol stations.
Is there a fee that needs to be paid at exchanging currency and how much is it?
You should check the amount of the fee in each bank, exchange office, post office, tourist agency, hotel, campsite, marine etc. before changing your money.
Where can I check the currency exchange rate?
The currency exchange rates can be found at the Croatian national Bank website
But it can also be checked at banks, exchange offices, post offices, tourist agencies, hotels, campsites, marines etc.
Can I pay with euros in Istria?
No, the official currency of the Republic of Croatia is kuna (HRK).
Which beaches allow dogs?
Dogs are allowed in the cove located near the Laguna Materada hotel or in the area of Stari Červar. Dogs are not allowed at the Blue Flag beaches.