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From Split: Bol & Golden Horn Beach Excursion Boat Cruise

1. From Split: Bol & Golden Horn Beach Excursion Boat Cruise

Jump aboard and experience the gems of the Central Dalmatian coastline on this boat cruise with stops at pristine local beaches. Start your beach outing from the boat at Bol Beach on Brač Island, which changes shape based on the power of water and winds that day.  Next, dive into the temperate azure waters at Zlatni Rat, also known as the Golden Horn Beach. Explore this unique landmass with its white sands and crystal clear waters. Cruise around the picturesque south end of Brač Island and learn about its history from your skipper. Get a unique perspective into this region’s history with a stop to a military tunnel from the former Yugoslavia which used these tunnels as submarine or navy vessel hideouts. Enjoy lunch and drinks on board.

Split: Golden Horn Beach on Brac Island & 5 Islands Tour

2. Split: Golden Horn Beach on Brac Island & 5 Islands Tour

Escape the city crowds for swimming, snorkeling and relaxing in the sun. Visit the most popular Dalmatian beaches and enjoy sailing along the Adriatic islands on this day cruise from Split. Soak up beautiful island landscapes, hidden bays and vineyards. Begin your sailing adventure by meeting your skipper. Step aboard a speedboat with comfortable and safe seats. Start with Bol, a picturesque port on the south coast of the island of Brač. Be led to the famous Golden Horn beach that changes shapes with the wind and tides. Feel the fine pebbles under your feet, or just chill in the shade of the pine trees on Golden Horn beach. Continue to the famous tourist destination of the Adriatic coast, Hvar. It's a sunny town with rich historical heritage. Experience all its highlights such as food, charming streets, and beach bars. Right across the bay from Hvar town, you can see a stunning chain of wooded isles, the Paklinski islands, named after a special pine tree. Those islands present a ring in front of Hvar worn protecting it from the winds and waves. Make the most of beach bars, deserted coves and sun-drenched hills. After leaving Hvar and Paklinski islands, move on to Milna, a small town on the west side of Brač island. It was an important harbor of Brač in the 20th century as it is in a bay that is protected from all sides. Sightsee and explore the vibe of this small Dalmatian town. Head to your last stop of the day, the bay Mala Maslinica in Nečujam on the island of Šolta. Famous for a sunken ship, enjoy the unique opportunity to swim and snorkel around the shipwreck on this island. Soak in the breathtaking views of the Central Dalmatian coast and islands while cruising back to Split.

From Split: Bol & Hvar Day Tour

3. From Split: Bol & Hvar Day Tour

Make lifetime memories in a full-day speedboat tour to the popular Golden Horn beach. visit famous and calm tourist places, Exploring the beauties of Starigrad and Hvar. Enjoy the calm on the island Brac, in Milna. Meet your sailor in the morning and enter the comfortable speedboat which will be your home for the day. Stop at the Golden Horn, the most famous beach on the biggest island in the area – Brač. Visit Starigrad, on the north part of Hvar island. Discover its rich history that dates from the ancient Greeks through Napoleon to Austro-Hungarian and Italian ruling. See many historically important locations like the renaissance fortress Tvrdalj, the baroque square Škor, Biankini Palace, Windmill, and more. Head to the world-famous party destination – Hvar town, the town of lavender, rich history, amazing restaurants and party places. Get a true meaning between past and present, seen in its narrow streets, city squares, and in every other corner. See the fortress Španjola on the top of the town which gives you a unique view of the city. The modern promenade takes you to the first European public theater and to the main square Pjaca. Take your time for lunch, sightseeing, relaxing in some of the bars, or swimming – it's your day and use it as you wish. Go back to Brač island and to one of its smallest towns – Milna, where you can experience Dalmatian life and habits. After a memorable day filled with sun, beautiful views, crystal clear sea and fun, head back to Split.

From Split: Brac, Hvar and Golden Horn Beach by Speedboat

4. From Split: Brac, Hvar and Golden Horn Beach by Speedboat

Ride to Brac island on a luxury speedboat and discover the famous Golden Horn beach for a few hours. Arrive on Hvar island and explore the city. Opt to spend time on the Pakleni islands or grab some lunch in the town of Milna. Let your skipper choose the secret last beach before returning to Split. Meet on the Riva in Split and depart on your journey for Brac island, the largest island on the Dalmatian coast. Find yourself at Golden Horn beach, famous for its triangular shape that shifts and changes with the wind and waves. Enjoy swimming, snorkeling, and sunbathing before heading to Hvar. Explore next the city of Hvar, located on the island known for receiving the most sunshine in all Croatia. Decide to venture onto the Pakleni Islands or try some lunch at a restaurant in the town of Milna. Enjoy some lunch, more swimming, and time for relaxation. Discover a secret beach chosen by your skipper for half an hour on the way back to Split. Arrive in the city by late afternoon, just in time for dinner.

From Trogir or Split: Private Speedboat Tour to Brac Island

5. From Trogir or Split: Private Speedboat Tour to Brac Island

Begin the day with a departure from Trogir or Split. Take a boat ride to one of the most popular beaches in Croatia, with a few stops at the hidden bays on the Island of Brac. Sit back and relax on a private ride and enjoy drinks on board.  Dock on Brac at the village of Bol on the south coast of the island. The biggest attraction in Bol is the Zlatni Rat (Golden Cape) beach – a spit of land that stretches 500 meters into the sea and changes shape every few years when influenced by strong sea currents. Find many other beaches and private coves in Bol and its surrounding area. Brac is characterized by its favorable climate: mild, mostly moist winters and dry, hot and sunny summers. A local wind provides a cooling breeze on hot summer days and makes Bol a paradise for surfers. Take some free time for swimming, lunch and shopping, before returning to Trogir and Split in late afternoon.   

From Split: Zlatni Rat & Hvar Private Day Speedboat Trip

6. From Split: Zlatni Rat & Hvar Private Day Speedboat Trip

Explore most of central Dalmatia in a one-day speedboat tour. Combine culture and history with relaxing and sunbathing while soaking up the sun rays in an azure sea of Adriatic. Experience the most popular islands in central Dalmatia. On this full-day island tour from Split, you will explore the most interesting locations on the nearby islands. Take advantage of your free time on the most popular Croatian beach - Golden Horn. Use every minute to swim and snorkel around this unique natural wonder. After refreshing we continue sailing to Hvar`s offshore - the Paklinski island. Paklinski islands are also known as a paradise for sailors and nature lovers, because of their wild untouched beauty. Our last stop of the day will be Hvar town on the well-known island of Hvar. Croatia’s sun splashes Hvar Island with more than 2.500 sunny hours per year and making it a perfect summer destination. You are going to have enough free time to discover all its famous sights. Must do while on Hvar is to climb Fortica Fortress (Tvrđava Španjola), besides experiencing its exquisite architecture, you will experience an unforgettable panoramic view of the city of Hvar, its surroundings, and the Pakleni islands.

Brac Island: Full-Day Tour with Lunch

7. Brac Island: Full-Day Tour with Lunch

See the best Croatia has to offer on a full-day trip to Brac Island, accompanied by an English-speaking guide. Learn about the region's history and go off the beaten path. Explore authentic Mediterranean towns, including Škrip, Zlatni Rat Bol Beach, Nerežišća, and Supetar. Visit the museum of olive oil and try local oil produced right there on the island. Take a break for a traditional lunch of bitter orange or fig jam, brač cheese, dalmatian smoked prosciutto or salted anchovies, green olive pate, salad, salted black olives, and black olive pate.

From Split: Private Tour to Brac, Hvar, and Pakleni Islands

8. From Split: Private Tour to Brac, Hvar, and Pakleni Islands

Start the day by joining the skipper and host/hostess on the boat. After you get acquainted and go through the itinerary for the day, sit back, relax and enjoy the ride! The stops are carefully planned but are always subject to your wishes and preferences. The first stop is Bol on Brac island, home to one of the most famous Dalmatian beaches, the Golden Horn. Then visit the famous Hvar where you will have more than enough time to explore and roam the charming streets. The final stop will be the Pakleni Islands. This archipelago is known as a gastronomical, nautical, and party destination for everyone who wants to indulge in some of life's small pleasures.

Split: Zlatni Rat Beach with Hvar Private Boat Tour

9. Split: Zlatni Rat Beach with Hvar Private Boat Tour

Commence your day of adventure in Split, from which, you will take a 60-minute journey to one of the most famous beaches on the Adriatic, Golden Horn Beach on Island Brac. Immerse yourself in one of the most surreal locations along the coast and discover its natural beauty. This is a soft pebble beach engulfed by pine forests, painted by crystal clear sea, the perfect scenery for your photos. Enjoy windsurfing, swimming or just chill on the beach among numerous cocktail beach bars. At around 12 o'clock, it is time to head to the Southern part of the island, Hvar, as you visit the mesmerizing Pakleni islands and one of its famous beach clubs; Laganini or Carpe Diem. Laganini and Carpe Diem are hot spots for celebrities when they visit Croatia. Whilst here, you can also have a fantastic lunch in a 400-year old Meneghello restaurant in the middle of the botanical garden on Palmizana, a pearl of Pakleni islands.  Continuing on your tour, take a visit to the famous town of Hvar, the sunniest town in Europe and one of Croatia's most visited towns. This place is full of cool restaurants, wine bars and shops - no wonder so many celebrities come here. You will have two hours to explore the city and its fantastic architecture. At 5:00 PM, it is time to start your journey back to Split.

From Split: Private Boat Tour to Bol, Hvar & Pakleni Islands

10. From Split: Private Boat Tour to Bol, Hvar & Pakleni Islands

Treat yourself to a day of relaxation on a private tour along the Adriatic coast. Depart from Split aboard a comfortable boat and discover Bol with its famous Golden Horn beach, the trendy destination of Hvar, and the nearby Pakleni Islands. Set out to sea early in the morning and enjoy perfect views of turquoise waters and the stunning coastline as you make your way towards Bol. Visit the famous Golden Horn beach, one of Europe's most beautiful beaches and arguably the most recognized symbol of the Adriatic coast. Next stop, Hvar, a favorite getaway for jet setters from across the globe. Discover the island's rich cultural heritage and explore its natural beaches and coves. Then, just a short boat ride from Hvar, discover the unspoiled beauty of the Pakleni islands. This collection of 14 islands boasts hidden beaches and bays and deserted lagoons. Soak up the sun, cool down in the clear, blue waters, and enjoy the complimentary snacks and drinks provided onboard. As this is a private tour, your itinerary can be customized, allowing you to make the most of every minute of your time in paradise. 

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