Known as the island of sunshine, beautiful turquoise sea, and lavender flowers, Hvar is one of the top destinations in Croatia, balancing quiet with opulent entertainment scene and restaurants. With its clear sea beaches, it’s perfect for those wanting a beach holiday. Still, it’s also a fantastic choice for a few day’s holiday, for those who enjoy sightseeing and local cuisine in world-class restaurants.
Hvar Island is undoubtedly Croatia’s top summer resort. It has earned a reputation for being the playground of the rich and famous, and its harbor filled with expensive mega-yachts that provide the proof. Contrary to outward appearances, Hvar is more than a holiday hotspot for millionaires and celebrities. It’s an intriguing destination that offers access to history, culture, peace, and tranquility. A Beautiful port town is one of the Island’s main attractions. Hvar prides itself with 13th-century walls, a medieval hilltop fortress, and a Renaissance-era Cathedral. Hvar is well known for its fragrant inland lavender fields.
Croatia’s longest and sunniest Island is situated in the central Dalmatian archipelago and offers easy access to the beautiful islands of Pakleni. The climate on Hvar is typically Mediterranean and perfect for a relaxing retreat. Excursions and private guided tours to Stari Grad, Jelsa, and Vrbovska offer an opportunity to explore some of the Island’s hidden gems. To get a real feel for an island lifestyle in Hvar, visit the cultural landmarks and historical attractions that make the popular Croatian resort so exciting and appealing. There are also many picturesque beaches and bays to explore at your own pace. In the countryside, you can admire the lush vineyards and olive groves and smell the scent of fragrant lavender in the air.
To explore and experience Hvar’s jet-set reputation, head for the vibrant selection of stylish and elegant upmarket cafes, bars, and restaurants that are dotted around the beautiful harbor and in the historic Old Town. The world-class restaurants in Hvar serve delicious classic Croatian and Mediterranean inspired dishes and also boast extensive wine lists. Nestled in the charming side streets, you can find budget-friendly eateries. Once you’ve tasted life in Hvar, you will want to revisit the beautiful sun-kissed Island.