Route from Split to Vis and next to Korčula
Route from Split to Vis and next to Korčula (7 days) CROATIA
Split – Milna (Brač)
The city of Milna is the most beautiful prot on island Brač, it is well protected against wind so it is a perfect place to halt yachts and boats. Milna is situated in the lower part of the wide bay on the west coast of the island. Crystal blue water, pine forests and insolated stone buildings will stay with you for long. The charm is also added by a large number of restaurants, pizzerias and coffee shops in the vicinity of the sea.
Milna – Komiza (Vis) – Bisevo – Vis (Vis)
Island Vis is a good choice for those who want to experience the life style and Mediterranean atmosphere, so unique today. The cultural and historic heritage, crystal clear sea, cosy beaches and many small bays make you feel like in heaven. The town of Vis is located in the north part of the island along the bautiful bay of St. Juraj. Many luxurious restaurants and traditional taverns in the heart of the city will captivate you local specialties and nice atmosphere. Unfortunately, the Vis port is poorly protected from wind.
Komiza (port and city) is located at the Western coast of the island, in the North-Eastern part of the wide gulf Komiza. The port is protected from north-eastern winds, but exposed from the south west. Komiza is considered the birthplace of fishery. The majestic mountains should be highlighted at the bottom of which lies the city. The view you see when you approach the port from the sea in unspeakable – you must see it! You can also rent scooters in Komizy and explore the island on land, and the views that await you are breathtaking.
Near the island, there is a small island Bisevo famous from a blue cave where light comes through an underwater entrance at high noon, reflects from the white day and illuminates it in astonishing shade of blue. The entrance to the cave is allowed only by a small boat (e.g. a pontoon) in good weather conditions.
Vis – Palmizana (Hvar)
There is a group of 20 islands and reefs on the south west coast of Hvar – they are known as the Hell's Islands. Wooded islands on the crystal clear water, numerous quiet beaches highlight the character of Croatia. The best shelter in these regions is Marina Palmizana on the north east coast of St. Clement island which perfectly protects against winds, however the south winds can bring tidal waves.
Palmizana – Korčula (Korčula)
Island Korčula is a jewel of the Adriatic Sea archipelago. The blooming flora of the island should be highlighted. You can swim around the island on many beaches and also dive in the exciting world of flora and fauna.
The city of Korčula is a tourist and historic centre of island Korčula where it is located. It is one of the best preserved medieval cities in the Mediterranean Sea Basin, and is regarded as the birthplace of the great traveller Marco Polo. The marina Korčula is situated in the small eastern entrance to the city and is protected by a breaker.
Korčula - Vrboska (Hvar)
Vrboska is the smallest city on island Hvar – it is situated at the end of the deep and narrow bay. Due to a large number of bridges, it is sometimes called Little Venice. Vrboska is distinguished with virgin nature, cultural and architectural monuments and winding lanes. One of the attraction is also the Museum of Fishery with all pieces of equipment used by traditional fishermen. Marina Vrboska is situate on the south coast of the port part and provides good protection against wind.
Vrboska – Bol (Brač)
Bol is the oldest town on island Brač and one of the most famous tourist centre on the Adriatic – it is situated in the central part on the south side of the island. This region has beautiful beaches – “Zlatni Rat” is the most famous, regarded as the most beautiful beach of the Adriatic, the paradise for windsurfers and water sports lovers. It is raised with small gravel grains spread into the sea to the length of over 600 km.
Bol – Bobovisca (Brač) – Split
Bobovisca situated in the western part of Brač decaptivates with picturesque stone buildings. You should visit the Neo-Renaissance-style church of St. John and Paul from 1820 with a gigantic bell tower and a pre-Roman temple Gospe Stomorice from the turn of the 11th and the 12th centuries. You return to the port in Split you collected the yacht on the same day.
Don't treat Split only as a place where you collect and return the yacht – this is one our favourite sites. The main attraction is the Diocletian's Palace located in the heart of the city. In Split, you will find perfect restaurants offering local specialties – a perfect place to say goodbye to Croatia.