In Istria, only nine kilometers away from famous Opatija and two kilometers from Lovran you will find a place called Medveja. Legend has it that Medveja was named after the Greek mythical heroine Medea, after she had taken refuge with Jason in that area. A beautiful pebble beach in Medveja is what it’s famous for, among other unique things such as architecture.
Entertainment in Medveja Beach provides for unique sports content and a diverse range of water activities for those with an adventurous spirit and recreationists. There is an open beach bar in Medveja with a carefully selected range of cocktails, a coffee shop to enjoy a good cup of coffee and a restaurant where you can enjoy the seafood and meat dishes. Of course, vegetarian dishes are also available in restaurants in Medveja.
This place near Opatija is an ideal retreat for nature lovers. You can look for accommodation in Medveja in private homes. Most of people rent apartments in Medveja. If you like to be outside all the time, you can look for accommodation in new campsite in Medveja at the foot of the mountain Učka. And if you prefer, you can rent gorgeous holiday villas in Medveja. There is also a small hotel in Medveja available for guys who prefer this kind of accommodation.
Medveja is an ideal retreat for those seeking unspoiled nature and for those who are fans of lying around all day at the beach. However, it has a lot to offer to those of you with an adventurous spirit. Actually, Medveja is ideal vacation spot not only in summer but all year round.
There are not many restaurants in Medveja, however, Istria is known for its delicious cuisine, slow-food style, so you can explore surrounding area and its culinary peculiarities.
In Medveja you will enjoy the pristine natural environment and the unique blend of mountain and sea air. You will be able to fully relax in Medveja and enjoy this beautiful Mediterranean hideaway. Try to explore as much of the Istria as you can. Try to visit Brijuni islands, the famous National Park where during the 80s almost everyone who was important in the world, from the politicians to celebrities has spent some time at. It is truly unique and inspiring setting. It has a safari park, believe it or not.
In Medveja everyone can find something for themselves. It is a playground for children and for adults.