Discover glitzy Hvar island – the ultimate Jet set summer destination
Hvar island is a Croatian tourist hotspot, attracting throngs of visitors every summer, including many celebrities, all eager to explore the islands endless charms. Hvar town is at the heart of the action, boasting a fascinating history dating back to the Middle Ages, along with a wealth of impressive architecture. The town square counts among the largest and most ornate in Croatia. There are traffic-free marble streets to wander through, along with a cathedral, Gothic palaces and a fantastic fortress overlooking the city, boasting sweeping views over the town and surrounding ocean.
Hvar island is also known for its tantalizing natural beauty, encompassing sweeping vineyards, rugged mountains, verdant fields peppered with brightly-colored wildflowers, and picture-perfect beaches nestled within hidden coves. A particularly popular destination is the stunning Pakleni islands. Here you’ll find over 20 small islands surrounded by turquoise waters and boasting luscious woodland, sandy beaches and deserted lagoons.
9:15 – 10:30 – Yacht cruise to Hvar town on Hvar Island
10:30 – 11:30 – Walking tour of Hvar old town with an official tour guide, including a visit to the Cathedral and 14th-century fortress
11:30 – 11:45 – Coffee and drinks on Hvar port promenade
11:45 – 13:00 – Free time for shopping and sightseeing
13:00 – 13:15 – Cruise to Pakleni islets near Hvar
13:15 – 14: 15 – Mediterranean three-course lunch served on Yacht
14:15 – 15:15 – Swimming/snorkeling/stand up paddle boarding at the Hula Hula beach
15:15 – 16:45 –Cruise back to Korcula island
What you’ll experience
A swift 60-minute cruise from Korcula will deliver you straight to the sun-soaked shores of Hvar island. A private excursion with us means circumnavigating the hordes of tourists that use public transport to access the island during the summer months. So you’ll be more relaxed, enjoy personalized service aboard our intimate yacht and have more time to enjoy the island!
The day will include plenty of time spent exploring the beautiful old town, including a private guided tour with a local expert and a stop to refuel at an atmospheric café overlooking the ocean. Following a hearty Dalmatian lunch aboard our yacht, the second half of the day will be spent swimming , snorkelling and stand up paddleboarding in the crystal clear waters of the nearby Pakleni Islands.
Great service and a range of opportunities We did a number of boat tours with Captain Zoran and his team from Korcula Adventures and can highly recommend both the tours themselves and the staff. We went to Hvar, to Mjet and on a tour around Korcula itself and enjoyed every single one of them.
Hvar Island Yacht Excursion Tour Options
- A luxury cruise experience aboard our Motor yacht Targa 44
- A delicious Mediterranean lunch served by your Captain aboard our yacht
- Plenty of snorkel, swim and stand up paddleboarding time on Pakleni Islands, with gear provided
- Private guided tour of Hvar old town, its 14th century fortress and cathedral
- Coffee and refreshments in one of Hvar Town’s cafes.
To bring along: Beach towel, swimwear, bottled water, sunscreen lotion, hat, sneakers.
Korcula hotels guests: Pick up at Your Hotel Reception or at Korčula town East pier / by the KONZUM -grocery shop and korcula adventures agency/
Orebić and half island Pelješac guests: pick up by the Hotel ORSAN Pier/jetty by the seaside
Lumbarda Hotels guests: Pick up by the Lumbarda center Tourist board office
- Daily 9.00 AM
Note: The price of this excursion is included for those guests on all of our Signature Tailor made Holiday Packages.. The price below stands for those who would like to book this tour independently of our Villas packages.