Medulin is a small, quiet village on the Croatian coast near the city of Pula. It comes alive during the summer period when thousands of tourists, mainly locals, descend upon it. Medulin has great camping spots, but the best choice of self catering accommodation in Medulin is to rent one of the villas. Renting a villa for your holidays in Medulin means staying in comfort, having independence, and achieving great value for money.
Whilst the Medulin Riviera is famed for its beaches, there are many other things that it has going for it: not least of which are the number of activities that can be taken part in. Sporting activities include swimming, tennis, golf, mountain biking and windsurfing amongst many others. In addition, there is an amusement park to visit as well as some wonderful restaurants serving up delicious sea food.
There are many places to visit around Medulin, should you wish to take a break from the beach. Pula is just a short distance away, and this city has many monuments from the ancient past, including an amphitheatre. The Plitvice Lakes National Park is definitely worth a visit, with 16 small lakes and its waterfalls. Not very far away at all, lays Venice. This stunningly beautiful city is more than worth the day trip, and even though you may be staying in self catering accommodation in Medulin, you may wish to stay a night in Venice itself in order to make the most of it.
The weather in this part of Croatia is best suited to the tourist from the months of May through until September. During this time, the monthly averages are over 25 degrees Celsius at their maximum, and between 11 and 19 degrees for the coldest temperatures. Rainfall is not really a huge issue here, averaging at around 17 inches per year. During the summer months, there is the least rainfall of all.
The best airport to land at for holidays in Medulin City, is the one at Pula (PUY). From the United Kingdom, it is possible to take a flight into Pula via Ryanair from London Stansted (STN). Thompson airways might be another airline of interest, and they fly into Pula from Manchester (MAN) amongst other airports. From Pula airport to Medulin, public transport will be available, but it may be best to rent a car from day one, and drive yourself from the airport and to your villa. This will also enable you to use the car during your stay at the self catering accommodation in Medulin.