Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Croatia  /  Istria  /  Rovinj  /  Old Town

Old Town, Rovinj

4.8
Walk the main street of Old Town and browse the many independent shops and art galleries. The area is the keeper of Illyrian, Roman, Byzantine, and Venetian heritage. Enter the narrow, cobbled alleyways, and step into the small squares full of medieval, Gothic, Renaissance, and Baroque buildings and terraces. Small churches, monuments, old doors, and arches are tucked behind every corner. You may hear residents still speaking Istriot, a Romance language once widely used in this area. Head to the northern side of town to see the remains of the protective walls. Once you've worked up an appetite, enjoy a meal at one of the many restaurants. Plan to visit Old Town and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Rovinj attractions using our Rovinj road trip planning tool .
Create an itinerary including Old Town
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Old Town Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
3,875 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Rovinj old town is full of character and well worth a stroll for a few hours. Take your swimming things and stop somewhere for a dip.  more »
  • Veldig koselig å gå i gamle byen å se. Mange koselige restauranter og barer. Mye kjekke butikker og gallerier. Anbefales  more »
  • Build a plan

    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it

    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package

    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!

    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Popular things to do in Rovinj

View all >
4.5
Duration: 1​h
4.6
Duration: 30​min
4.9
Duration: 4​h
3.8
Duration: 3​h 30​min

Side trips from Rovinj

4.4
Duration: 8​h
4.3
Duration: 8​h
4.4
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Hidden gems in Rovinj

4.5
Duration: 4​h
4.6
Duration: 1​h
4.2
Duration: 3​h
4.5
Duration: 4​h

Historic Sites in Rovinj

4.3
Duration: 1​h
4.4
Duration: 30​min
3.9
Duration: 1​h
1.7
Duration: 1​h

Nearby attractions in Rovinj

4.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 4​h
5.0
Duration: 8​h
5.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Kid-friendly things to do in Rovinj

4.4
Duration: 4​h
4.0
Duration: 4​h