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Porec Old Town, Porec

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See how a variety of cultural influences shaped Porec Old Town over the course of nearly 2,000 years. Illyrians, Romans, Franks, Venetians, Austro-Hungarians, French, Italians, and Slavs took turns governing the city. Take in remnants of the Roman period in the main streets and in the central Forum. Explore the town's rich heritage in museums and galleries, hosted in private houses and palaces. At the Euphrasian Basilica, admire the mosaics, which are some of the finest examples of Byzantine art in the world. Look for the Marafor, the fragments of an ancient church built on the alleged spot of Saint Maurus's martyrdom. Use our Porec trip planning tool to visit Porec Old Town on your trip to Porec, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • A late arrival from Venice had us collapsing on our bed in Eufrazijeva St of Old Town, but when we then looked down on the busy street scene of bars & restaurants from our balcony, we just had to...  more »
  • Ancient city that amazed me by the way it is build. There is a lot of restaurants and bars that you can enjoy while looking at the buildings.  more »
  • If you are in Istria, Croatia you should not misz Porec old town. It is a delighful place to visit with buildings and places from the first to the 14th centuries. Not ti be missed!  more »

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