Croatia Sailing Cruises & Packages

Get inspired with our sailing vacation packages and find a sailing itinerary to best suit your needs: Activity Holiday, Culinary Tour, Luxury Sailboat Charter, Family Adventure or a Romantic Honeymoon Cruise. Our crew will be delighted to recommend a suitable yacht charter for your journey.

PRIVATE YACHT TOURS

Experience best of what this country has to offer and embark on a private sailing tour around Croatian islands. A sailboat or catamaran cruise is absolutely the most authentic way to discover this impressive coast. Sail across the azure Adriatic between the pristine islands of Dalmatia or Istria.

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LUXURY YACHT CHARTERS

Make your dreams about the perfect sailing cruise a reality and feel the thrills of a crewed luxury sailboat charter. Hire our impressive Hanse 588 and discover most attractive destinations at Croatian coast with your close ones. Spend an exclusive vacation in comfort and style on board of our seaworthy yacht.

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ACTIVITY HOLIDAYS

Adventure seekers and active explorers love the itineraries on our activity tours. Get ready to awaken your senses and witness the remarkable contrasts of the green and the blue. Get ready to walk the paths of mystic villages, cycle across lavender perfumed fields and fill your lungs with fresh Mediterranean air.

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FAMILY SAILING HOLIDAYS

A relaxed and fun yachting adventure with their parents, can be an exceptional journey and a precious experience for your kids. A private trip on a sailing boat or catamaran can be the perfect family vacation that will strengthen your bonds even more. 

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Yacht Getaways Croatia

Have you ever dreamed about escaping from busy cities into the pure and captivating natural surroundings? By uncovering remarkable scenes of this astonishing coast, we aim to bring that dream closer to you. Surrender yourself to the gentle motion of the glittering Adriatic, discover secret hideaways and enjoy life with people that matter to you most.

SPLIT SAILING HOLIDAYS

Hire a crewed yacht from Split to visit most fascinating Croatian islands Hvar, Brač, Korčula and Vis. Embark on a 7-day journey with local skipper and first-hand discover emerald bays, quaint villages and top-notch cuisine.

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ZADAR SAILING HOLIDAYS

Find harmony and serenity sailing around the scattered islands of northern Dalmatia. Rent a seaworthy vessel at Zadar yacht charter and visit natural parks Kornati, Krka and Telaščica within your best company.

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PULA SAILING HOLIDAYS

Rent sailboat in Istria and discover hidden corners of northern Adriatic. Rent yacht charters form Pula, Medulin or Rovinj to sail through azure blue waters and witness the pure beauties of untamed Kvarner bay.

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Yacht Holiday FAQs

 

Croatia sailboat rental in 3 simple steps:

  1. Browse through our wide range of yachts and select a yacht type (Catamaran or Sailboat)
  2. Select preferable period and destination in Croatia you would like to explore
  3. Send us your request and share your holiday expectations

We will be delighted to offer a suitable yacht and vacation package for your group. Private sailboat charter is secured when 50% deposit is paid. Balance should be covered 4 weeks before the charter starts.

 

Bareboat charter prices in Croatia generally depend on these factors: yacht type, age, length and the sailing season. Cost for a comfort line sailboat rental in peak season (July and August) is 2.500€ - 3.500€/week. May, early June late September 1.500€ - 2.500€/week. That covers the vessel, end cleaning, bedding, handling fees and dinghy with outboard engine. The prices may also vary from one estination to another. The same yacht model might be cheaper in Zadar, Pula or Split then in Dubrovnik

 

 

The full cost to hire 40-foot catamaran charter in Split with 10-person capacity within main season in Croatia varies between 3.500€ - 5.300€/week. In shoulder season 2.200€ - 4.000€/week. The price usually includes 1-week catamaran rental, transit log, end cleaning, bedding, handling fees, Wi-Fi connection aboard and dinghy with outboard.

 

The price for a comfort line 3-cabin 40-foot sailboat in Croatia within off season months lies at 1.000€ - 1.500€/week. June and early September the cost is between 1.500€ and 2.000€. In peak season months July and August app. 2.500€/week. The price includes 1-week rental, transit log, end cleaning, bedding, handling fees, Wi-Fi connection and dinghy with outboard.

 

In these uncertain times caused by the COVID-19 outbreak is hard to think of a better vacation then to hire bareboat charter yacht. Taking a relaxed Croatia sailing trip with your close ones to explore hundreds, mostly uninhabited Croatian islands is by far the safest holiday. Staying isolated from busy mainland cities in the fresh ocean air, absorbing pleasant sunbeams in the company of the people you know, is best way to reduce the chance of getting infected with Coronavirus.

 

Crewed yacht charters in Croatia usually include, weekly yacht rental, transit log, cleanini, outboatd engine and dingy.

THE INCLUSIONS:

  • fully equipped sailing yacht
  • end cleaning
  • dinghy with outboard engine
  • Wi-Fi connection aboard.

THE EXTRAS: 

  • skipper 130€/day (payable at embarkation)
  • tourist tax 1.4€/day/person
  • fuel per consumption
  • port and marina fees
  • deposit for yacht 1.500 - 3.000€ (refundable)

 

A luxury yacht charter cost in Croatia varies from yacht to yacht. There are some models that you can hire at the Croatian coast: Jeannenau 64, Hanse 675, Dufour 63 and hanse 588. Here's the 2021 Price list for Hanse 588 luxury sailboat charter in Split:

-Middle May, end of September, October 3.500€

-End of May, first half of September 4.850 - 5.800€

-June, start of July, end of August 7.100€ - 7.700€

-July, August 8.200€

INCLUDED:

  • skipper (obligatory 150/day)
  • hostess (optional 140€/day)
  • chef (optional 150€/day)
  • full board (optional 45-60€ per person/day)
  • end cleaning
  • dinghy with outboard engine 10hp
  • bed linen, bathroom towels, cockpit cushions
  • 1X SUP (stand up paddle)
  • air condition + generator
  • Wi-Fi connection 75G

EXTRAS:

  • local tourist tax and permit 1.3€/day/person
  • fuel for the yacht 100-200€/week
  • damage deposit (refundable) for the yacht 2.500€

 

Overall, Croatia has moderate prices compared to other European countries. The prices, however vary between the coast and inland. Locals say that prices at Croatian coast rise as you travel from north to south. Seaside places and Dalmatian islands can be considerable expensive, while northern regions Istria and Kvarner still keep their prices comparable to the inland. Remember to rather eat and drink local then imported.

Some prices to comoare at the coast:

  • cup of coffee 1.5€
  •  pint of local beer 2.5€
  •  1,5l bottled water from store 0.7€
  •  public transport 1-2€ one way
  • 1 bottle of local medium quality wine in store 6€
  •  average 3- course dinner 25-30€/person

Total trip cost really depends on where and how you choose to spend your money and your travelling habits. Yacht charter prices in Croatia are still 10-15% cheaper then in Italy, Greece or Spain. On a sailing trip you can easily get around on daily budget app. 30-40€/person/day.

 

8 Things that you don't want to forget to bring on a sailing trip:

  •   boarding pass/voucher
  •   sun protection items (sun lotion, sunglasses for UV protection, hat)
  •   bathing suit or a swim suit
  •   your passport, or personal ID, enough cash, health insurance
  •   swimming towels
  •   your personal items (prescription pills, medicine for allergy...)
  •   a wind stopper or a wind breaker in summer a long-sleeved cardigan would do
  •   positive vibes (leave your worries at home)

Please read about the Sail Croatia Packing List for newbies and remember to pack light.

 

High summer in Croatia might be quite busy with tourists, however weather is simply glorious. If you like more action, vivacity, buzzing streets and warm Mediterranean temperatures, you will hit the spot, if your book your trip in peak season months July or August.

If you prefer more tranquillity on your cruise and to actually experience the genuine heartbeat of the country, choose June or SeptemberWeather conditions with bit stronger winds and still warm temperatures in September is a skippers delight, but if you are looking for a one week of a leisure on your sailing vacation, then June is the perfect choice.

sailing holidays in  Zadar

Lars & Gunar, Stockholm Sweden  

We just took a fantastic trip from Zadar. Our local skipper Mario was simply great. Next year we'll rent a catamaran in Split, and we want him as our skipper:)

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Cindy, San Diego CA

Taking a sailing trip in Croatia was one of the best honeymoon ideas. Discovering tempting Dalmatian cuisine and romantic islands with my husband was a life-time adventure

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Veit, Berlin, Germany

I sail Adriatic since I was a kid. Every summer I hire a sailing boat at the Croatian coast, since It's the perfect destination for relaxed vacations with my family.

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Luxury Yacht Charter

Rent Luxury Catamaran charters from Split to enjoy in uncompromising sailing pleasures and exclusive serevice of our crew. ​​​​​​Discover the astounding islands Hvar, Vis, Korčula and Brač in full privacy aboard our fully crewed and completely new 5-star catamarans

Sunreef 60 and Bali 5.4 

Both custom-made cats assure impressive exterior and interior volumes with spacious and cosy lounge areas. The highest level of comfort and style will elevate your sailing experience and the quality of living onbard to another level.

Full board service with chef and communicative hostess is included. Countless water toys for recreation and entertainment also. With our sociable skipper as your tour guide, a memorable and adventurous journey is a guarantee.

Please choose among our beautiful sailing yachts and catamarans that you can hire for a leisurely 7-day sailing trip across the glittering calm Adriatic seas.

Why Choose Croatia As Your Next Sailing Destination

  • afordable yacht charter prices
  • Croatia is one of the safest countries for a sailing vacation
  • Dalmatian coast is one of the sunniest places on Mediterranean
  • alluring sailing destinations in Split Dubrovnik Zadar and Pula
  • over 1000 scattered islands and small distances between them
  • top sailing conditions for beginners or experienced sailors
  • calm, clear and warm Adriatic sea 
  • idyllic atmosphere for Families, Couples or Honeymooners
  • authentic Mediterranean cuisine
  • friendly, warm and genuine local people