Croatians simply love tennis and if there’s one region within the entire country famous for this, without a doubt it could only be Istria. Interestingly, with over 400 tennis clay-courts available to play on throughout the year, this Adriatic heart-shaped region is considered to be a renowned European tennis destination due to one of the most popular tennis events being held precisely in this region – the prestigious ATP tournament.
Here, great tennis names kicked off their careers such as Goran Ivanisević, Boris Becker and Goran Prpić.
Our three experts share their local knowledge giving you what you need to find the best of tennis in Istria while you’re here.
Most of Istria’s courts are situated on the seashore, close to quality hotels, blended into the environment. Due to the favourable mild Mediterranean climate, you can play most of the year attracting tennis professionals and amateurs from Croatia and abroad for decades.
The new Umag Tennis Academy, with 26 tennis courts, organises tennis coaching and a wide range of possibilities on offer to satisfy all those who love tennis.
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