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Rovinj

Many will say this is the most beautiful town in Istria. Located in the middle of its western shore, with first settlements dating back to the Bronze Age, Rovinj is one of Istria’s top tourist destinations with significant industrial and cultural heritage that spans centuries and languages.

Once a major port and a shipping, fishing and tobacco industry town, Rovinj reimagined itself in the 21st century to become a popular tourist and convention industry destination. Drawing upon its multicultural and multilingual roots to attract varied audiences and some of the largest brands in the world chose it as their event venue.

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Hotel

WAS #8 delegates get discounted rates in one of Rovinj’s top resorts:

Maistra - Amarin Hotel & Resort

 

Transportation

Rovinj is well connected to major European road links, with several international airports in the vicinity.

Getting to Rovinj by plane

The closest international airports to Rovinj:
Pula (CRO) – 35min drive
Trieste (ITA) – 1h 30min drive
Rijeka (CRO) – 1h 30min drive
Ljubljana (SLO) – 2h 20min drive
Zagreb (CRO) – 2h 30min drive
Venice (ITA) – 3h drive

Transportation services from international airports nearby are organized by Infobip at discounted rates. Just fill out the form below with the required information to schedule your pickup.

Please note that organized transport at discounted rates is available for arrivals from 5-8 October and departures from 11-12 October.

More information on scheduling and payment options will be distributed via GSMA WAS group newsletters.


Preferred airlines of WAS#8

QATAR AIRWAYS

When making a reservation, enter the promo code ZAGWAS8 here. Valid until 12 October for outbound flights from 27 September to 12 October and inbound flights to be completed on or before 22 October 2018.

LUFTHANSA

When making a reservation for your Lufthansa flight ticket, enter the promo code HRZQMBD here, or check when booking with your IATA/ARC travel agent.

AIR FRANCE / KLM

To reserve your Air France/KLM discounted ticket click here. Book until 17th October for departure dates between 2nd October and 17th October 2018.

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Round Trip

Getting to Rovinj by car

From the North (Austria via Ljubljana, Slovenia)
Ljubljana – Koper – E751 route – Kaštel border crossing – Buje – Rovinj
From the North (Venice via Trieste)
Venice – E70 route – Monfalcone – Trieste – Koper – E751 route – Kaštel border crossing – Buje – Rovinj
From the North (Villach, Austria via Trieste)
Villach – Udine – Monfalcone – Trieste – E751 route – Kaštel border crossing – Buje – Rovinj
From the East (Zagreb via Rijeka)
Zagreb – E65 route – Rijeka – Učka tunnel – E751 route – Kanfanar – Rovinj
Approximate travel times by car
Munich to Rovinj 6h
Venice to Rovinj 3h
Zagreb to Rovinj 3h
Ljubljana to Rovinj 2h 20min
Budapest to Rovinj 6h
Milano to Rovinj 6h

Visa Info

As part of the European Union, Croatia has no visa requirements for EU and most European countries, and holders of Schengen visas also do not require a separate visa for entry into Croatia. For the most up to date information regarding visa requirements for your country, please visit the website of the Croatian Ministry of Foreign Affairs here. List of Croatian embassies and consulates is here.

Visa applications can be made online here, or via a form you can download here. In case you require a support letter for your visa application, please contact Infobip at was@infobip.com.