Rent a boat in the beautiful North Adriatic region...


...or go to the South Adriatic and explore the turquoise waters of Trogir...


...see Croatia's rich history sailing to Split...


...and feel the spirit of the former Dubrovnik Republic on a sailing journey to the south!


Sailing Regions in Croatia: North Adriatic and South Adriatic

Sailing destination Croatia - North Adriatic

North Adriatic Sailing Region

The North Adriatic sailing region boasts a healthy climate as well as clear and shallow waters perfect for water sports and diving. It includes the sailing regions of Istria, known for small coastal towns with a lively offer on cultural events and entertainment, as well as quality wines and truffles, and Kvarner, known for its many islands. The cities of the region are mostly built on Roman settlements with many interesting historical remains to see. The North Adriatic sailing region has an excellent yacht charter offer with its many marinas. The most interesting sailing destinations include the cities of Pula, Poreč, Umag, Rovinj and Opatija, the Brijuni National Park, as well as the islands of Lošinj, Susak, Cres, Krk, Pag and Rab.

Sailing destination Croatia - South Adriatic

South Adriatic Sailing Region

The South Adriatic sailing region features warm sea and picturesque towns along the coast and on the islands. The most famous sailing destinations of the region include the cities of Zadar and Šibenik and their surrounding areas, islands such as Ugljan, Pašman or Kornati, the cities of Split and Trogir with monuments on the UNESCO World Heritage List and beautiful islands in the vicinity, such as Hvar, Vis or Brač. This sailing region goes all the way to the remarkable city of Dubrovnik, the pearl of the Adriatic, with its stone walls and the island of Mljet with one of Croatia's national parks. The whole region is a very attractive sailing destination in Croatia with many marinas.

Other top sailing regions

Croatia is home to the beautiful historic cities of Dubrovnik, Split and Zadar. Find out more about them on our specialized pages. A Yacht Charter Dubrovnik offers you useful information on chartering sailing yachts in this amazing city. Split can be discovered on A Yacht Charter Split, where you can read our advice on chartering sailing yachts. See why Zadar is a popular charter spot on A Yacht Charter Zadar. Explore other Mediterranean destinations such as Lefkas in Greece or Marmaris in Turkey or discover what Ibiza has to offer on a sailing journey.