Renting a 5 cabin 50 foot sailing yacht in Croatia will cost you between 5.000€ and 6.000€ per week in High season and 4.000€ on average in September and June.
Sailing season in Croatia runs between April and late October. That is when the weather at the Croatian coast is settled, pleasant and sunny with constant moderate winds assuring perfect sailing conditions. Find what month suits you best for your cruising holiday in Croatia below:
Croatia is statistically one of the safest countries in Europe. Overall crimes in Croatia are quite low making it extremely safe to travel around. By land, or at sea. This Mediterranean gem is the cradle of sailing holidays and among best European sailing destinations for families with kids, couples, or groups of friends wanting to spend a memorable vacation in a relaxing Mediterranean style.
Private yacht charter in Croatia ensures amazing opportunities to explore the myriad of intact islands in the most authentic way. With warm and calm Adriatic, abundance of sunshine, countless islands, perfect sailing conditions, topmost gastronomy and traditional hospitality s a must-visit for beginners or experienced yachtsmen.
When visiting Pula, the capital of Istria region to the north Adriatic, be sure not to miss out:
Overall, Croatia has moderate prices compared to other European countries. The prices, however vary between the coast and inland. Local people say that the prices rise as you travel from northern towards south along the coast. Seaside places and Dalmatian islands can be considerable expensive, while teh Istrian peninsula with its capital Pula still keep maintain the prices comparable to the inland. Remember to rather eat and drink local then imported.
Some prices at the Istrian coast:
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.
A leisurely round trip in Croatia usually takes 7 days. Within main season (July, August), yacht charters in Croatia start and end Saturdays. However, in shoulder season (September, May, October and June) short sailing trips are also possible. To explore best coastal places and visit the most beautiful Croatian islands, at least 1-week tour is recommended.
The perfect blend of Italian creativity, typical Mediterranean flavor and a pinch of distinctive continental simplicity created a top-notch cuisine in Istria. There are some dishes you simply can’t miss out when taking your sailing holiday in Pula. Combined with choice wines merlot or cabernet sauvignon and the famous Istrian Malvazija, produced from indigenous white grapes.
A local custom is to start and finish your courses with special aperitif called “rakija” based on honey, mistletoe or various herbs