Dubrovnik a very famous and historic port, housing many important ancient buildings. Despite being the scene for much confict and natural disasters over the years, the city has managed to retain much of its architectural sites and buildings remaining a fascinating place to visit. Established on the clear Adriatic waters, amongst evergreen flora, pine and oak forests, plus many exotic plant species.
The Neretva river also dominates the scenery close by and is home to many fish species. The closely situated Island groups include Elafiti, Lastovo and the National park of Mljet, allowing many interesting anchorages, with opportunities for sightseeing and exploration. Certainly an impressive destination to start, or finnish your yacht, or gulet cruise.
In general Croatia offers beautiful unspoilt scenery, an extensive shoreline with more than one thousand islands. Plus, many historic ruins, national monuments, parks, wildlife and clean seas. The two major destinations for yacht charter are; Dubrovnik and Split, so your itinerary could be a tour starting and finnishing in Dubrovnik. Alternatively, you could do a one way trip, to finnish in Split, the second largest city in Croatia, which has a historic past, but has recently undergone much reconstruction. Between these two main destinations which both have International aiports closeby, you have the chance to discover much along the way.
It is now possible to charter Turkish style gulet’s in Croatia, that enable you to cruise in style and comfort, served by a rofessional and qualifed crew to look after you. Therefore, you don’t need to be an experienced sailor, to enjoy an intimate sea cruise with your family, or freinds. Dubrovnik and Croatia provide an interesting, relaxing and alternative holiday choice. Well worth considering!