Dear users,
Zones and numbers of all trails have been modified. Due to these modifications, possible differences in trail numbers may occur between the web site, maps and field labels. The adjustment period will run all through 2019 so we kindly ask for your patience and understanding. For correct information plese refer to our website where old trail numbers are listed as well to avoid confusion.

772 (ex --) CASTLES, PALACES AND THE ARISTOCRACY

The 33.2 km long trail begins in Svetvinčenat and connects both the cultural and natural heritage of Istria. Passing through the villages of Vidulini and Krančići, the town of Bale, the village of Pižanovac and Burići, returning to Svetvinčenat and ending in front of the magnificent Morosini-Grimani Castle.The trail leads from Svetvinčenat to Bale and passes alongside St. Peter’s Church, located on a high rock in the middle of the forest, and providing enchanting views.The largest building in Bale, the Soardo-Bembo Palace, was built as a residential palace at the beginning of the 16th century between the two towers within the town's walls. In the beginning it belonged to the Soardo family, whilst in 1618, with the marriage of Veronica Soardo to Alvise Bembo, the palace then moved into the ownership of the Bembo family.

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