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8 Things To Look Forward To In Vrboska, Hvar

By MedSailors Crew
on  August 18, 2018

Vrboska might be Hvar’s smallest town, but good things really do come in small packages.

Discover Croatia - Sailing in this amazing place

Admire Hvar Island’s Largest Marina on your Sailing Trip

Situated at the base of a steep cove covered with olive trees, vineyards and pine forests, Vrboska and its marina are seriously stunning and very Instagrammable.

Little Venice

Right in the centre of Vrboska’s bay is a tiny island connected to the rest of the town with a series of bridges, hence the name Little Venice. Cute, right?

The Fishermen’s Museum

As well as expertly displaying a diverse collection of fishing equipment, you can also wander around a reconstructed traditional fishermen’s house which provides visitors with a real sense of the hard work ancient fishermen and labourers had to put in to make their living and sustain their communities.

The 16th Century Fortress of St. Mary of Grace

This majestic fortress was built to defend local communities against the threat of invasion. Easily one of Croatia’s most beautiful fortresses, you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy sweeping views of the surrounding UNESCO-protected Stari Grad Plain from the roof of this wonderful church during your Croatia Discovery adventure.

The Beaches

Vrboska has a combination of pebbly and sandy beaches, each with amazing views and tempting waters that look like they’re shimmering in the sunshine! Finding your ideal stretch of coastline on this leg of your Croatian sailing trip won’t be a struggle.

The Church of St Lovre

Dating back to the 15th century, St Lovre church houses a spectacular array of baroque and renaissance artworks from several esteemed artists.

The Hora Vineyards

Whether you’re a fully-fledged wine expert or are just eager to try something new, the Hora Vineyards and organic farm are truly idyllic in every possible way. Try 4 different traditional Croatian wines on a UNESCO heritage listed farm with walls dating back 4,000 years!

Enjoy Traditional Croatian Hospitality on your Croatia Discovery Adventure

As you sit down to tuck into a delicious Croatian feast, your hosts will be delighted to tell you all about the locally produced ingredients that go into every dish. Oh, and don’t forget to order a glass of local wine!

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Have we got you hooked on Vrboska yet? Book your MedSailors Croatia sailing holiday today!

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