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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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  • This was one of the prettiest towns in Croatia. You will find everything here. Small alleys, shops, a visit to the underwater aquarium. Great restaurant. You'll go through it in a couple of hours. A Boat taxi is the best means of getting there.
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  • Lovely place to visit. Port really nice and little train great for getting From hotel. Enjoyed street restaurants especially ice cream.  more »
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