Sailing holidays in Dubrovnik and Croatia

Explore Croatia's stunning coastline

With beautiful beaches, numerous islands, watersport hotspots and historic ports, Adriatic Croatia is ideal for a great seaside break. The most popular starting points for sailing explorations are Dubrovnik, Zadar and Split.

Author:Ivo Pervan, source: Croatia Tourist Board

Sailing trips and boat day tours can be arranged through Dubrovnik Online, please contact us for more information.

More information also available in our Croatia and Dubrovnik Charter Section

Island hopping

Island hopping in Croatia is also possible by using public ferries in combination with either public transport or a car. If you choose this approach you need to plan your itinerary carefully. Local ferries are more frequent between June and September.

More information, including the most popular Dubrovnik ferry timetables.

A sea of sailing opportunities in Croatia

The best sailing seasons in Croatia are late spring and early autumn due to the favorable Mediterranean climate. Temperatures are milder, the sea is peaceful and the winds are calmer. Explore an endless possibilities from the cozy township of Cavtat and the mysterious Lokrum Island in Dubrovnik, Vela Luka on KorĨula Island, Hvar, Lastovo and Vis, sailing all the way to Istria and the famous Kornati archipelago. Discover hidden bays and beaches, find a berth and experience the Mediterranean lifestyle.

Croatia by sea is a true adventure! Check out the comprehensive guides about Renting a Boat in Croatia and Renting a Boat in Dubrovnik

Last update: 18.9.2023