Suggested 7 days sailing route Split - Dubrovnik
You need to help to plan your sailing vacation? We are here it make it more comfortable. The routes are just a guide to make the charter week more comfortable and to give you some ideas and suggestion where to go and make the best possible out of your holiday.
It is always easier if you plan your route in advance, and organize your week. In high season you can maybe have problems with booking berths in marinas, so better to be prepared.
Split is a great sailing start base - it also an amazing city to visit and the largest in Dalmatia. You can visit the old town and take a walk on the on the worlds famous promenade.
South route 1 - Split to Split
- DAY 1: SPLIT, ACI MARINA – HVAR 25 NM
Hvar, located on the island of Hvar, is the sunniest spot ih Croatia and the most luxurious beach destination. In this charming Dalmatian town you can find elegant and elite restaurants and hotels and fabulous beach bars for day and night partying. On Hvar you can find most beautiful and isolated coves, beaches and natures best views. Hvar has some of the best beaches of the Adriatic sea, such as Palmižana beach and breathtaking complex of islands that are called Pakleni islands.
- DAY 2: HVAR – VELA LUKA (KORCULA) 17 NM
Vela Luka is an old town situated on the island of Korčula. It is a home to many talented artists like sculptures, painters and musicians such as late Oliver Dragojević. Vela Luka is situated in deep and protected bay, which makes it one of the best anchoring places for sailors. This scenic small Dalmatian town is decorated with networks of drywall, little intimate bays and beaches, and makes the perfect relaxation place for everyone.
- DAY 3: VELA LUKA – ZAKLOPATICA ( LASTOVO) 18 NM
Located 2 kilometers from Lastovo village of the Island of Lastovo, Zaklopatica is an islet that offers a breathtaking view of Island of Korčula. It is favourite among divers and sailors, due to the Lastovo archipelago and wonderful bays that surround the island. Zaklopatica is home to a rare specie of birds called Kaukala. This picturesque destination offers it’s visitors an astonishing sunset at the end of a hot summer day in Dalmatia.
- DAY 4: ZAKLOPATICA – KORCULA 21 NM
The town of Korčula, the hometown of Marco Polo, is the cultural center of the Island of Korčula. The town is one of the best preserved medieval urban architecture towns in Croatia. Narrow streets in the center of the town were built in the form of a fishbone, which gives it a unique design. Due to the dense oak and pine forests, the contours of the island look almost black. Korčula is a perfect place for visiting during whole year, especially during summer when you can often see dolphins playing in clean, blue waters.
- DAY 5: KORCULA – POMENA (MLJET) 11 NM
Pomena is a harbour and a small village situated on the Island of Mljet with just over 50 inhabitants. The village Pomena is the main entry to the National Park Mljet, located just 15 min walk to the Small Lake. Primeraly being a fishing destination, nowadays as a tourist location it offers a hotel, restaurants, bars and shops, and as a bay it offers sailors safe place for anchorage, as it is sheltered by the tiny island called Pomestak.
- DAY 6: POMENA (MLJET) – KOBAS 21 NM
Kobaš is a picturesque bay on the peninsula of Pelješac. With it’s scenic beach and calm bay, it is being more and more popular among sailors. Enjoying peace and quite of this small village, in Kobaš visitors can find a local restaurant that is situated on the beach.
- DAY 7: KOBAS – DUBROVNIK (CHECK OUT) 18 NM
Dubrovnik is one of the most known towns in Croatia. It’s old town’s preserved cultural and historical heritage is inscribed in the UNESCO’s List of World Heritage Sites. The old town’s squares and streets are stone paved, while the streets architecture is proudly showing elegant baroque terraced houses, monasteries, churches, palaces, galleries and museums. It is home to Croatia's artistic and intellectual elite and offers numerous cultural activities and festivals. Dubrovnik is worldwide known for being filming location of Game of thrones and many other famous movies and series. It is known as the most picturesque city due to the marvelous city walls, and is often named as the “Pearl of the Adriatic.”