Sailboat Rental Zadar Croatia

Renting a sailboat in Zadar assures you a fantastic opportunity to explore the most popular national park of Croatia, the iconic Kornati islands. Set sail on Croatia's best kept secret sailing itinerary and hire a yacht for a week from Zadar city, from where you can visit the majestic Krka waterfalls and hundreds of densely scattered  islands. Admire intact biodiversity of secluded wildlife resorts, relax in stylish beach bars of coastal towns, chill on exotic sandy beaches and explore Dalmatian delicacies. Before your sailing odyssey starts hire comfortable BAVARIA 46 sailboat charter available in Zadar and other premium yachting destinations at the Adriatic.


Set sail from world-known Dubrovnik town and discover the best of south Croatian coast. Find tranquillity among lush-green islands, natural beaches and secluded bays.

Dubrovnik Sailing Itinerary
Island Vis

Split sailing itinerary is the most popular among sailing guests visiting Croatian coast for their first time. Hire Bavaria 46 in UNESCO site Trogir or Split and discover islands Hvar, Brač and Vis.

Split Sailing Itinerary

Get inspired with the north Croatian coast. Explore monumental architecture of historic Venetian towns Pula and Rovinj and explore world-known Istrian peninsula on a sailing yacht.

Pula Sailing Itinerary




Renting a sailboat with 4 cabins, suitable for a group of 6 persons plus skipper will cost you between 3.500 and 4.200 euros within the summer season. In June and September 3.000€ on average.

What are the Inclusions?

  • fully equipped sailing yacht with 4 cabins
  • end cleaning
  • dinghy with outboard engine
  • Wi-Fi connection aboard

What are obligatiry Extras

  • skipper 1.120€ per week (payable at embarkation)
  • tourist tax 1.35€/day/person
  • fuel app. 100€/week
  • port and marina fees
  • deposit for yacht 2.000€ (refundable if no damage on  boat)


You will receive the very best of a Croatia sailing holiday experience when you charter a private sailing yacht in Zadar and discover Adriatic gems:

  • Kornati park - with astonishing lunar landscapes this island chain is truly a natural wonder, recommended for a family yacht holiday
  • Kaprije - a charming island near Sibenik is a typical fishing village with warm locals and best locally-run Dalmatian cuisine
  • Silba - Croatian "island of love" surrounded with turquoise waters is the perfect place for a honemoon sailing trip and couples
  • Olib - surrounded with crystalline emerald sea, pebbled exotic beaches this isle is a snorkelling and diving paradise
  • Veli Rat & Saharun Beach - visit the highest lighthouse in Croatia and one of the most beautiful beaches in the word on Dugi Otok island 


These are the largest marinas and popular yachting resorts near Zadar from where your can charter sailboats and catamarans:

  • Sukošan (over 700 boats)
  • Biograd (over 300 catamarans and sailboats)
  • Murter island (near 250 yacht charters)
  • Zadar Tankercomerce and Borik Marinas (over 150 yachts for rental)


Chartering a bareboat in Croatia requires a valid skipper's license that is issued by the state authority of the country that you are coming from. For sailing in Croatian territorial waters, you need a valid nautical international certificate of competence (ICC) and a VHF radio. Please check here if the certificate issued from your country is competent for Croatian waters.


Chartering a bareboat yacht in Croatia requires a valid skipper's license, issued by the state authority of the country that you are coming from. For sailing in the Croatian territorial waters, you need a valid nautical international certificate of competence (ICC) and a VHF radio license. If you are not sure your permit is adequate, please check here what boating licences issued from your country are competent for Croatian waters.


Sailing boat rental in 3 simple steps:

  1. Choose preferable period in our inquiry form
  2. Select the destination in Croatia you would like to explore
  3. Send us the inquiry and share your holiday expectations

Your private sailboat charter is secured when 50% deposit is paid. Balance should be covered 4 weeks before the charter starts.


High summer in Croatia might be quite busy with tourists, but the weather is simply glorious. If you like more action, vivacity, buzzing streets and warm Mediterranean temperatures, you will hit the spot, if your book Croatia sailing trip in peak season months July or August. If you prefer to have more quiet on your cruise - to really feel the genuine heartbeat of the country, choose June or September.

A sailing trip in September when the sea and air temperatures are still warm is every skippers delight. Especially if you consider that the winds are a bit stroger. For an average day-sailors and newbies looking for a relaxed and leisurelly sailing vacation a trip in June is the perfect choice.


The optional extras are the items in the additional charter offer. It is desired to order your extras beforehand, so that they can be prepared for you at the check in.

The optional extras:

  • SUP and various water toys (80-100€/week)
  • Early check in (100-150€)
  • Railing net for kids (50-130€)
  • Wi-Fi +10GB (20€/week)
  • Provisioning - you can pre-order your food and drinks aboard
  • Taxis and airport-to-marina transfers (app. 30€ one way)
  • Car parking is charged by the valid marina price list. (usually from 6-11€/day)

The extras are charged according to the charter's price list. Some of these items, are offered as a welcome package for you sailing holiday and are already included.


8 things you don't want to forget for your sailing trip:

  • boarding pass and reservation documents
  • sun protection (sun lotion, sunglasses for UV protection, hat)
  • bathing suit or a swimsuit (3-5 pairs)
  • your passport, or personal ID, enough cash
  • 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.

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