TARTINI SQUARE, Piran - The social center of Piran is definitely the Tartini Square. This oval-shaped marble square is an excellent spot to hang out, drink a coffee or beer in one of the many out-door cafes, devour your ice cream and look around for interesting spots to explore.
Few tips on what not to overlook while visiting Piran
You can admire seven preserved city gates which once were entrances to the city.
They represent the architectural masterpiece what gives Piran an additional note of exclusiveness. Most gorgeous are: Town Hall, Loggia, Venetian House and Tartini House.
Aquarium and Marine Biology Station
As Piran was throughout its history linked to the sea, there as a matter of course evolved the two institutions, which were studying the sea and the life within. These are the Marine Biology Station and Aquarium.
An aerial view of Tartini Square, the largest and main town square in Piran, Slovenia. It is named after violinist and composer Giuseppe Tartini, who was born in Piran. The square was once an inner dock for smaller vessels such as fishing boats, and was located outside of the first city walls. The dock was replaced by a formal town square in 1894.