Most of the nautical guests visiting Croatian coast for their first time, plan their sailing holidays for July or August. That is when the social season is in full swing, the weather at the Adriatic coast simply glorious, lush-green islands are soaking in sunbeams and the sea temperature is perfect for swimming and various water activities. If you wish a relaxing and stress-free yacht vacation experience, these really are the best months to sail Croatia.
If you are not a fan of swarming streets, busy island promnades, heavy marine traffic and summer heat, let me inspire you with booking Croatia sailing trip in June and early spring.
Sailing Croatia in June or May can be much more relaxing, especially when your skipper doesn't need to rush to get a free berth in a marina or an empty seat in a restaurant. Island ports and villages are tranquil, with no speed boats disturbing the sea surface. Spring is absolutely the time when you have an opportunity to truly feel authentic heartbeat of idyllic Dalmatian islands.
If you are looking for a skippered or crewed yacht charter in Croatia, you can certainly expect premium services from your crew. When you book a skippered charter in the off-season you can expect the best of a Croatia yacht charter week; Croatian skippers are still available and rested. If you wish, they will be more than happy to share this sailing knowledge with you. Since the season is just beginning, you can easier book a multilingual skipper or a hostess. June is also ideal month for a honeymoon yacht trip or flotilla sailing holiday.
This is the month, when everything is blossoming and the ocean air is filled with aromatic scents of rosemary, lavender and palette of various Mediterranean herbs. Most of maritime enthusiasts charter yachts in May for a single reason - Pure and simple sailing pleasures.
May is every sailor's delight with stronger winds, half empty ports and welcoming fisherman's taverns where same-minded sailors meet and share their sailing adventures on their flotillas. Pleasant spring temperatures also attract active explorers to combine island hopping with sailing, trekking and cycling into a activity yacht holiday experience. Rent sailboat in Croatia in May and take the advantage of best last minute discounts on Croatia sailboat charters
Blog by Jamie Murray, Liverpool, UK