One of the most popular holiday forms in Croatia is a sailing holiday, in lots of the Adriatic coastal towns like Pula, Zadar, Sibenik, Split and Dubrovnik you will find an offer of more or less any kind of charter boat.
Especially in Dalmatia sailing holidays are extremely popular, the Dalmatia island Hvar, Brac, Vis, Korcula offer astonishing panorama and numerous options to anchor up in a “secret bays”. In the small island harbors you can find small restaurants where the chef will prepare you a nice Dalmatian fish, of course you can also do the catching and cooking your selves.
The Kornati Islands is a special challenge for sailors, the 58 protected island inside the national park area are said to be one of the most interesting and challenging areas to sail in Croatia.
Where to get your charter boat:
Do to the importance of sailing you have you have lots of companies offering charter boats, some offer luxury yachts, some sailing yachts and other motor boats, so what every preference you might have you will be able to find a suitable offer in Croatia.
Here we have listed some of the companies offering charter boats.
Ultra Sailing Yacht Charter – is a Split based company offering yacht charter from the Marine bases in Kastela, Dubrovnik and Sibenik, Ultra Sailing has more then 15 years experience with in the area of yacht charter. Especially with in the area of Sailing boat charter the company is very strong, this is among other do to Ultra being the official dealer of Beneteau boats in Croatia, but of course also the fact that Ultra Sailing I run by the a former Olympic Sailor is to mention. In addition to yacht charter Ultra also run on of the largest Sailing schools in Croatia, which offer course for beginners as well as people with limited sailing experience.
Ship Construction in Croatia:
Arista Marine Group: The Split based company Arista Marina Group is specialized in construction of luxury megayachts and superyachts, the company which has branch offices in Monaca and New Zealand if run by the experienced yacht constructors Don Marshall and David Hicks. As Split already has a long with in shipbuilding, the Dalmatian metro pole was a natural pick for Arista Marina Group. The company employ more then 200 young people from Split and the surrounding areas at the facility in Vranjic, a suburb to Split.