Valtura

Valtura  ten kilometers from Pula. Valtura is primarily known for its rich cultural and historical heritage dating back to Roman times. East of Valtura is unusual, fjordolika Budava bay, away from the station just 1 km from the line, 2.5 km along the road. There is a neo-Gothic church of St. John, whose unique look dvadesetosmometarski tower built in the shape of an octagon.

Valtura located southwest of the Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary at the 1197th Kostanjica year. Sometimes she carried the name St.. Germana, popularly called the martyr who according to legend, there was executed 284th year. At church today is a Gothic inscription from the fourteenth century. Nearby is Šandalja, the system several caves and underground cave, named after the same quarry. In Roman times, but in this locality exploits stone. To date, explored caves Šandalja I and II, distant from each other only a dozen meters. There they found the remains of Homo erectus incisors one million years old. It is these data show the oldest early man in Europe. Also, on this site and found the oldest percussion instruments in Europe (flint striker).

Valtura archaeological Nezakcij At the center there are several quarries. Titled limestone, which is here extracted is used for coating the internal and external površina.U Valturi is located and the Pula airport, voted charter airport in Europe. Valturskoga in the middle of the field, which is one of the most prolific in the Mediterranean, with ideal conditions for growing various agricultural crops. The most important archeological Nezakcij, located only 2 km from Valtura a favorite destination for archaeologists. The unique beauty of the Istrian inland, picturesque hills, lush vegetation, trails for biking and walking are all the beauty that you can experience if you decide to come this year in Valtura recommend that recreational and guests looking to relax away from the bustle of tourist centers.