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Travel Guide of Hvar in Croatia by Influencers

Hvar is a Croatian island in the Adriatic Sea, located off the Dalmatian coast, lying between the islands of Brač, Vis and Korčula.

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Discover our travel guide of Hvar in Croatia made of pictures from travel influencers and photographers.

What you will see and do in Hvar:

  🏖️ Sailing     🏘️ Town     🏖️ Shore     🏞️ Loch     🏖️ Ocean     🏞️ Waterway  

Travel Tips for visiting Hvar

The island of Hvar is one of the most beautiful islands in Croatia

With its dreamy landscape, rich monumental heritage, and incredible nightlife.

The mild climate helps the arrival of many tourists from all over Europe and the world also in transatlantic ships. In high season the island is crowded with people and even boats, one wonders if the size of the island is too small for so many tourists. It is about 70 km long and 4 km wide (10 km wide on some parts of the island).
Among the Dalmatian islands, it is the most touristic and luxurious: you can see private yachts arriving at the port of Hvar, and many 4 or 5-star hotels. It is the favorite island of celebrities. However, it is possible to go off-season to explore the island of Hvar away from the summer tourist crowds, to get to know the old town of Stari Grad, to cycle around the island, or to take walks or boat trips to get closer to nature and bathe in its heavenly beaches.

The island of Hvar also offers you lavender fields next to Brusje, Gdinje, Bogomolje, and Zastrasik; sandy beaches next to Jelsa; the atmosphere in the "Little Venice" in Vrboska; boat trips to the islands of Hell; the beautiful bays around Sucuraj; the wilder southern part of Hvar: Sveta nedjelja, Milna, Ivan Dolac,...and many other surprises for an unforgettable vacation in Croatia.

The atmosphere of Hvar city

Hvar city is full of life, especially in high season. It can be too crowded, St. Clement's Square, the quays, the restaurants of the Old Town, ...Hvar is an island to party. In the evening, it is the meeting place of the beautiful people, on the Riva, in front of the yachts. You will find bars, pubs, cocktails, and after-beach parties. Hvar is the island of glamour.
However, you can go to the narrow streets of the Old Town to find a different, quieter atmosphere.

Around the island of Hvar

A must on your visit to the island of Hvar is a visit to the Pakleni Islands (Pakleni Otogi). Take a cab boat from the center of Hvar to the island of St. Clement, the largest and most popular of the Pakleni islands. There is also a nudist island: Jerolim.

Frequently Asked Questions by Travelers planning a trip to Hvar

How to get to Hvar?

There are ferries from Split, Stari Grad, Drvenik and Sucuraj, and catamarans to Jelsa and the town of Hvar. South of Makarska, you can take a ferry to Sucuraj (south of Hvar).
There are also seasonal lines that go from Rijeka to Dubrovnik and stop in Hvar.

Average temperatures fluctuate from 12° (January) to 30° (July).
The temperature of the sea varies from 14° to 25°. The not recommended months are November, October, and December.
We recommend the months of May, June, July, August, and September to visit Hvar.

Here is our list of things to do in Hvar :

  • Stroll around the harbor
  • Get lost in the small streets of Hvar
  • Admire the view from the fortress of Hvar
  • Swim in the crystal clear waters
  • Rent a scooter and ride around the island
  • Walkthrough the lavender fields
  • Enjoy a little peace in Stari Grad
  • Party in Hvar at Carpe Diem

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