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  • Season IV-X
  • Surface: 83
  • Capacity: 8877
  • Accommodation rental

Camping Lanterna prides itself on being one of the best campsites in Europe. The campsite located in Istria close to Tar (between Novigrad and Poreč), Lanterna has earned the ADAC & ANWB's ‘BestCamping’ award, the Leading  Campings award, and several other camping quality recognitions.

Set amidst a pine and holly oak wood, a prime example of well preserved natural Mediterranean surroundings – camp Lanterna has a lovely three kilometers long coastline with a number of pebble beaches. Accommodating over 9,000 guests, the campsite is the largest and most exclusive in Istria. A variety of accommodation options are available, including mobile homes, glamping tents, caravans and classic tents. Its exclusive ‘Mega Luxury’ pitch facility spreads over 200 square meters and includes a barbecue pit, a pebble beach, and private sun-bathing area.

Located within the campsite are swimming pools with hydro-massage, whilst daily activities for adults include tai chi, dance lessons and Nordic walking events. Children and teenagers are catered for by a wide range of entertainment programs.



Camping Lanterna Premium Camping Resort

Campsite profile

  • On the sea 
  • Dogs/Cats allowed
  • Town centre: 3 km
  • Water park 
  • Availability of extra large pitches
  • Bed and breakfast or half board
  • Internet coverage min. 80%


  • Pitches: 1185
  • Pitches with electricity and fresh water: 823
  • Pitches with electricity, fresh water and connection for waste water: 333
  • Pitches with Internet connection: 1779
  • Refrigerator rental
  • Motorhome area with electric hook-up: 12

Sanitary facilities

  • Sanitary blocks: 16
  • Family bathrooms: 13
  • Lavatories for children
  • Baby changing room
  • Toilets for disabled persons
  • Washing cabin
  • Hot water washbasin
  • Washing machine
  • Dryer
  • Laundry and ironing service
  • Dog washing area
  • Discharge for chemical WC
  • Camper service
  • Showers on the beach
Supplies & leisure

Supplies & leisure

Bars, restaurants & shops

  • Grocery shop: 3
  • Fish for sale: 1
  • Fruits and vegetables: 3
  • Newsstand (papers and souvenirs): 2
  • Inn, restaurant: 5
  • Fast food and/or pizzeria: 6
  • Bars and patisseries: 6
  • Bed and breakfast or half board

Sport, recreation & leisure

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor heated pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool for children
  • Water park 
  • Spray park
  • Inflatable water park
  • Aquagan
  • Massage
  • Evening entertainment
  • Entertainment for adults
  • Entertainment for children
  • Children’s playground
  • Multipurpose court
  • Tennis 
  • Tennis school: 1 km
  • Beach volleyball
  • Adventure golf 
  • Mini golf
  • Table tennis
  • Riding : 1 km
  • Riding school: 1 km
  • Bicycles for hire
  • Boats for hire
  • Windsurfing
  • Diving : 1 km
  • Diving lessons: 1 km


  • Common grill area
  • Indoor area for social activities
  • Babysitting
  • Cinema
  • Discotheque: 1 km
  • Barrier-Free beach
  • Boat ramp 
  • Beach for dogs 
  • Dispensary: 1 km
  • ATM
  • Gas canister sales 
Rental facilities

Rental facilities


Tents for rent: 246


Mobile-homes for hire: 1111

Mobile homes with air conditioning: 495

Mobile homes with pools: 116

Mobile homes - dogs allowed: 1081

You can experience the joy and the liberty of holidaying in a fabulous nature within the camp even if you do not own a caravan or a tent - and even with a maximum comfort! Welcome to a mobile home, apartment or bungalow, a completely new type of holiday where the nonconformism and the relaxation melts with a variety of events, entertainment and leisure of incredible beauty...


Glamping: 37

Glamping - dogs allowed: 37


Caravan rent: 29

Google Map

Google Map



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Campsite map

Campsite map

Places of interest

Tar - Vabriga Known as a place where olives are grown, from which the best olive oil in Europe is produced, the area of the municipality of Tar-Vabriga is situated 10 km from Poreč and 55 km from Trieste.
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Novigrad (Istra) Once a small fishing village, Novigrad is a well-known tourist destination located on the northwestern coast of the Istrian peninsula.  (More »)
Poreč As one of the most visited Croatian camping destinations, the city of Poreč is famous for its mosaics and the Euphrasius Basilica from the 5th century. It located only 77 km form the city of Trieste.  (More »)