Church Holy Trinity Hrastovlje

Explore the Dance of the Death!

This unique tour takes you to Hrastovlje, typical Istrian village under the Karst edge. A visit of Hrastovlje can be a truly unforgettable experience.

It brings together rich heritage, culture, nature and cuisine – all closely tied to tradition.

Your tour begins with short ride from cruise passenger terminal to the village of Hrastovlje. Your guide will present you Istrian region and the program of the tour. In Hrastovlje you will get 6 coupons and a postcard of Hrastovlje. Four coupons are used during the visit of the local sights and two coupons for experiences of your own choice.

Our guides will take you along the paths of the next local attractions: to the gallery of Jože Pohlen, one of the most remarkable Istrian artist, to the private collection of weapons, and to the Romanesque church of Holy Trinity, considered a real treasure of the Medieval mural paintings, among which the motif of the “Dance of Death” is the most famous.

During the pleasant and instructive visit, our guides will show you the so-called EXPERIENCE points. You can choose between tastings of wines and authentic food or guided visit of the Park of Istrian indigenous plants and animals. To make the experience truly memorable, you will also receive a postcard of Hrastovlje. Your tour concludes with some free time and relaxing drive through the Istrian countryside back to the pier.

Four Coupons are used for local sights:

1. Guided visit of the Hrastovlje village
2. Guided visit of the gallery of Jože Pohlen
3. Visit of collection war equipment and weapons
4. Guided visit of the church of the Holy Trinty

Two Coupons are used for local experiences – choose two among the following:

1. Dry meat store – visit and tasting of local food and wine
2. Restaurant Švab –  prosciutto and tasting of local  food and wine
3. Park of Istrian indigenous plants and animals – guided visit

Price Includes:
Transportation from cruise terminal and back
Program Hrastovlje – Experience in Istria (6 coupons & Postcard Hrastovlje)
English Speaking Guide/Escort
Basic Accident Insurance, Organization and VAT

Important Notes:

This tour is available only on Saturdays and Sundays.


Approx. 4 hours

Meeting point:
Kiosk “ISTRANKA TOURS” at the cruise terminal is located only 10 meters/yards from the security zone

Look for the following sign:

Possible pick up at any accommodation on Slovenian Coast (Portorož, Piran, Strunjan, Koper, Ankaran)

General information: For all the facts not listed in the programme, the General conditions of the Istranka apply. Organizer reserves the right to cancel the tour or change the price and programme in case of unforeseen events or too small a number of participants.

Tour Size:
(Min 6 guests are required)
Price per Person:
(Quoted in Euros)
(Private Tour)
4 – 5 persons

84 EUR / person

6 – 8 persons

69 EUR / person

Larger Groups

Please send a Request
*Youth price (6-15 y): 55,20 EUR per person
*Child price (1-5 y): 20,00 EUR per person
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