Island Hvar

Island Hvar

Things to do - general

Welcome to the ancient city rich in history, the self-titled sunniest island in the Adriatic, Hvar. Many will say that is a fairytale town with its architecture, beautiful nature and mild climate.In Hvar, everyone can find for himself what he will bring peace of mind and body relaxation, and not without reason, the city has recently celebrated 140 years of organized tourism. In the town of Hvar can be reached by ferry directly to the port of Hvar, or by road from the central part of the island, but no matter where he approached, Hvar straightway appears as a monument.

Country Croatia
Languages spokenCroatian
Currency usedHRK
Area (km2)297

Sports & nature

Most visitors to Hvar Town head to the Pakleni Islands (Pakleni Otoci), which got their name – ‘Hell’s Islands’ in Croatian – from paklina, the resin that once coated boats and ships. This gorgeous chain of 21 wooded isles has crystal-clear seas, hidden beaches and deserted lagoons.

A special tourist offer of Hvar is staying in pristine coves near the city that can be visited by car, bicycle or walking Mediterranean landscape. In these bays you can swim, and almost every restaurant has a suitable place for refreshment.

Nightlife info

 Nightlife in Hvar is what attracts young people looking for fun from all over the world. A typical day involves lifting near noon, then drinking coffee on one of the terraces Hvar bars overlooking the waterfront promenade or piazza. After returning to visit cafes, sightseeing of historical monuments, shopping in stores the old stone streets in the heart of the town of Hvar, only a warm up for the evening in Carpe Diem - in, and then the disco clubs Fortress or Veneranda.

 

Culture and history info

Centuries have ground its stone, epochs, above all renaissance, have shaped. Monuments within monuments, monuments on monuments, Hvar is a jewel hidden in time.

We suggest a visit; Fortress Forticu (Spanjola); Hvar cathedral; Hvar Theatre (Arsenal) was founded in 1612., The Franciscan monastery ... Nevertheless, Hvar is not only monuments, there is a port of Hvar, Pakleni otoci, situated in front of the Hvar bay, its hotels, apartments, its climate is treated, its restaurants and bars, friendly hosts, all of which makes this exclusive tourist destination.

Unfortunately there are no accommodations at this location at the moment.