Small resort town Piran is located 7 kilometers from the border with Croatia and 23 kilometers from the Italian border. The Best Fish Restaurants Slovenia are located in Piran.
Piran coast is suitable for a comfortable bathing; The exception is a small sector of the coastline, which occupies a marina for yachts. Urban Pirane Beach – Stony, Sea Pretty Deep, But Very Pure.
All hotels in Pirane – Urban. Accommodation is possible in three- and four-star hotels, as well as in guesthouses and apartments.
For inspection of the historic part of the pirane, there will be enough pair of hours. During this time, you can have time to see the lighthouse, the Cathedral of St. George (XIV in.), patron saint, look at the city from the observation deck, located on a defensive wall, as well as stroll through the cobbled medieval streets and see the classic samples of Venetian architecture.
Among the narrow streets of the old city, the fortress gate will come out (XIII in.), Tartini Square, Church of St. Peter (1818 g.), Town Hall and Gate Dolfin (XV in.), Palace of Justice (XIX in.), Church of St. Francis (XVIII-XIX centuries.), Church of Our Lady Snezhny (1404 g.), Church of the Virgin, Bell Tower (1608 g.), Church of St. Stephen (XIV in.), small aquarium, marine museum and art gallery Minorum.
How to get
Regular bus service connects Piran with love and coastal cities of Slovenia, Croatia and Italy. Nearest cities – Coper, Portorož and Isola – are connected with the resort railway. From the marine station, Piramen runs ferries to Venice and other coastal cities; Time on the way to Venice – about three hours.
Reviews and studies of trips
Piran, Slovenia – acquaintance with the city
In Piran, I got completely accidentally walking on the portori. I certainly had a thought specially to visit him, but I did not think that she was so close and I would find it in it so fast. Read more →
Tht55 | Autumn 2015
Piran, Slovenia – City from height
I want to show the city from the height. To do this, you need to rise from the lighthouse at Cape Madonna. Then from there to the Cathedral of St. George and to the Roman Wall. Read more →
Tht55 | Summer 2015
Slovenia: Travel Recommendations
Slovenia is so small as, settling in Ljubljana, which is at the junction of several tracks, it is convenient to inspect all the day, every day leaving in different directions. Read more →