Discover the charming beaches of Piran - Hoteli Bernardin

Discover the charming beaches of Piran

Tips | 23. 12. 2019

Piran is a town that enchants everyone, those who love cultural and historical landmarks, natural points of interest, art, Mediterranean restaurants or just relaxing on the beach. During summer the town attracts many tourists, but sometimes we just want some peace and privacy. Further on we will acquaint you with various beaches in Piran that will make your every wish come true.

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1. The beach next to Grand Hotel Bernardin

The well-tended beach in front of Grand Hotel Bernardin is also a recipient of the blue flag. You can get refreshed in Tropic bar and there’s also the possibility to rent deckchairs and sun umbrellas. During the summer, part of the beach is enriched with the programme Marine Summer Club, which offers the following special services: morning programme “Good morning on the beach”, a privée deckchair and sun umbrella with a beach towel and refreshing towels, ice cream, smoothie,, an afternoon aperitif and other sweet surprises plus a butler service. 

2. Bernardin Vile Park beach

The beach in Bernardin is located in the proximity of Hotel Vile Park, which is connected to Hotel Histrion by a shopping street with restaurants and bars. On the beach of Hotel Vile Park you can find a bar, a playground for children, a beach volley court, the Water sports center Keka and Wibit, an inflatable playground on the sea. The beach is well-tended, it has an outdoor swimming pool and you can also rent deckchairs and sun umbrellas. You can access the beach free of charge, whereas the outdoor swimming pool is upon payment. However, guests of Hotel Histrion, Hotel Vile Park and Grand Hotel Bernardin have free access to the outdoor swimming pool as well. The beach displays the blue flag, which is awarded by the Foundation for Environmental Education. Bathing establishments and marinas which are given the blue flag have to comply with many criteria, which are divided in the following categories: quality of the bathing water, safety and services, environmental education and information and an environmentally friendly management.

3. The beach from Fornače to the entrance in Piran

At the beginning of Fornače you can find a well-tended beach with pebbles with disabled-friendly accesses to the sea. Then a concrete beach stretches towards Piran where you’ll find another pebble beach in the proximity of the town’s entrance, suitable especially for families. The beach is terraced and there’s a green area with pine trees, so you can sunbathe or enjoy the cool shade during the hot summer days.

4. The public beach in Piran

The most popular and visited beach in Piran and at the same time the smallest one is located next to Giuseppe Tartini theatre and Hotel Piran. The beach is made of concrete, has access to the sea and piers. Close by you can find excellent restaurants where you can enjoy your lunch.

5. Punta beach

Punta is a very popular well-tended beach, part concrete and part rock. There are accesses to the sea, a free shower on the beach, a pier and various bars and restaurants close by.

6. The natural beach under the church of St. George towards Fiesa

Natural beaches offer more privacy and tranquillity, but entering the sea can be a bit of an endeavour. During low tide, you can access this beach on foot from Punta beach, otherwise you can reach it from Fiesa. The beach has pebbles and rocks. On one side you have the sea, whereas on the other the mighty cliff that occasionally offers some shade.

7. The natural beach in Pacug (between Fiesa and Strunjan)

The loveliest beach in Piran is definitely Pacug. Access is a bit limited, as you need to manoeuvre among and over some larger rocks, but as you peek around the cliff, you’ll see there’s enough room for some leisurely relaxing on the beach. Unfortunately, there are no bars or restaurants nearby. Going in the sea can be a bit tricky in some places due to the rocks on the sea floor, but there are some pebbly sections too. Pacug is also known for its high cliffs.

Seven beautiful beaches of Piran, one for each day of your holidays. Don’t forget to take a photo of all the interesting hidden treasures and share them on Facebook and Instagram with @hotelibernardin.