Croatia is one of the eminent sailing destinations of the Europe. Croatia offers fascinating places to discover with its 5,800km coastline and over thousands number of islands. Until the end of the World War I Croatia was the part of Austro-Hungarian Empire, after that it became the part of Yugoslavia. In 1991 it broke away from Yugoslavia and joined European Union in 2013.
Croatia is one of the sunniest regions in the Mediterranean. The summers are hot and winters are mild i.e Croatian climate is Mediterranean in nature. As a sailing destination Croatian coastline offers long chain of rugged islands, lots of abundant anchorages rocky inlets, fine pebbles beaches and majestic bays. Apart from its natural beauties Adriatic coast of Croatia has excellent nautical infrastructure, for that reason at the same time sailing is very much enjoyable and safe.
Since 90’s nautical tourism in Croatia rapidly developed and nowadays all types of charter holidays available here. Yacht charter Croatia, sailing boat charter, catamaran charter Croatia are some very popular sailing ways. More than fifty charter companies and their more than sixteen hundred equipped sailing boats, luxury yacht, gullets, bare boats are available there. Tourists can rent yacht, sailing boats, gullets, luxury yacht with skipper or without skipper and crew. Boat rental Croatia is very much affordable to those who can afford to spend a week in a four star hotels by the sea. There are over 50 marinas along the entire Croatian coast. Split, Zadar, Dubrovnik, Sibenik are some of them.
Croatia is known as the best preserved parts of Europe. in the distant islands like Vis, Lastovo which was closed for tourist until 1994 the real Mediterranean environment is well preserved. In this region people are living the way their ancestors do fishing, working in the vineyards, picking olives and making olive oils from that. In Croatia there are eight national parks, three of which are situated in Brijuni, Komati and Mliet. Beside this there are eleven nature parks , among this two of which are located in Telasica bay on Dugiotok island and Lastovo island.
Croatian people are very much kind and friendly in nature. Most of the people speaks in fluent English. Beside this, they also speak in Italian, German and French. Croatian cuisine is very heterogeneous in nature. It has a great influence of Greek, Italian, Roman and French tradition with Mediterranean type. The main ingredients are sea food, vegetables, lamb and poultry. One can cook their own food in rented sail boats or try the local cuisine in restaurants.
Croatia is among the most selective countries of the world where there are still non-commercial places for the travelers to enjoy. This implies that in Croatia, still the tourists can enjoy most of the places without paying. Te anchoring is free. After boat rental in Croatia, you do not have to pay the anchoring fee. You just to have to find a beautiful bay and can drop the anchor there. There are lots of bays in this area; you can alone find a Bay. Really, it sounds great!
In Croatia, most of the people like to travel in sail boats. There are various companies that provide the boats or the catamaran charter in Croatia to the tourists. The boats are general and they are affordable. Croatia has several islands located in the small area. You will be getting chance to visit all the islands in small period.