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$91.34 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Hvar Wine Tasting Tour

Once you are picked up from Hvar, travel to Jelsa or Vrboska where you'll visit one of the most famous Croatian winemakers. Situated in Jelsa, a small coastal town which has a very proud and long wine-making tradition. The Tomić family and ten other people from the island of Hvar work in the winery. They cultivate indigenous grapes, but experiment with new ones as also. They are constantly enhancing the production of red, white and rose varieties with modern technologies, but pay particular attention to Prošek, the original Dalmatian wine made from selected and dried grapes of the highest quality local varieties. In the wine cellar you will have the opportunity to taste 4 to 5 different wines together with a specific wine guide, who will describe the individual wines and provide all information needed with islands finest local appetizers.Residing in Vrboska, the Carić family have been involved with vineyards for as long as they remember, however it was not before Vino Hvar was established that they started producing their own wines, “Carič wines.” Their work in the vineyards is just as important to them as their work in the winery. They have 5-hectares of vineyards in a specially designated wine growing area known as “Vinogorje Hvar.” They also purchase a minimal amount of grapes from contract growers to compliment their crop. They also grow indigenous varieties, such as Plavac Mali, Bogdanjuša, Kuč, Maraština, Darnekuša and Pošip. Their wines have an individual story from the vineyard to the winery. You will have the opportunity to taste 4 - 5 different wines together with a specific wine guide, who will describe the individual wines and provide all information needed with islands finest local appetizers.Hvar wine tasting tour includes one of the above mentioned wineries.

$234.06 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Hvar Wine Tour and Dalmatian Dinner

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Tomic Winery, Jelsa, Hvar Island, Split-Dalmatia County, DalmatiaWine tasting:- Jelsa - Tomic winery- Vrboska - Caric winery- Sv. Nedjelja - Zlatan Otok winery (visiting 2 vineries, depends on availability.)Duration: 1 hourStop At: Sveta Nedelja, Hvar, Hvar Island, Split-Dalmatia County, DalmatiaWine tasting (visiting 2 vineries, depends on availability.)Duration: 1 hourStop At: Malo Grablje, Hvar Island, Split-Dalmatia County, DalmatiaEnjoy local dinner in abandoned village of Malo Grablje or in an Olive grove in Vrisnik with pre-ordered Peka (Lamb and Veil). Vegetarian or octopus option is available, but we need to know in advance, while booking.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

$902.27 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Croatia Sailing - Split to Dubrovnik

This trip departs at 11am from the Port of Split, Croatia. Wake up to continental breakfast daily, taking in the spectacular coastline and island views as we sail. Jump off the boat into crystal-clear water before local specialties are served by our Croatian chef for lunch each day. The afternoons are yours to explore, and your knowledgeable, english-speaking Horizon Sail trip manager will recommend the unmissable experiences and sights at each island destination. In the evenings, enjoy a wonderful local restaurant, sunset cocktails by the waterfront, or soak up some of Europe’s best nightlife.On this itinerary we visit the following destinations:Pucisca - Once voted one of Europe’s Prettiest Towns! After an afternoon to swim and explore, tonight we get to know each other over an included onboard barbecue of local grilled meats and salads. Jelsa - After stopping for a morning swim off the famous Zlatni Rat or ‘Golden Horn’ beach, we sail to Jelsa on the island of Hvar. This evening we head to a winery and organic farm on the UNESCO World Heritage Listed Stari Grad Plain. Here we enjoy an included olive oil and wine tasting, so you can truly appreciate what the island of Hvar has to offer.Hvar - Admire the yachts sailing around this gorgeous medieval harbour town, wander the markets, or take a walk up to the ancient Španjola Fortress to enjoy the postcard views of the town and surrounding islands. Tonight experience the island nightlife at one of Hvar's famous bars.Korcula - This small medieval town is all about the beautiful streets, superb sunsets and excellent local wines. Explore the markets and jewellery stores, or enjoy a coffee by the water with stunning views across to the mountains of the Pelješac peninsula. Mljet - Your entrance to the stunning Mljet National Park is included, and we spend a leisurely afternoon exploring the two salt water lakes surrounded by lush pine forest. You have the option to cycle, kayak, or even head to the small island Monastery of St Mary. Sipan - This is the largest island in the small Elaphiti Archipelago, famous for its pristine scenery and secluded beaches. Enjoy a relaxed day swimming in the beautiful bays.Dubrovnik - The ‘Pearl of the Adriatic’ is not the largest city on the Dalmatian coast, but is certainly the most popular - you will soon see why! The history of this beautiful city is truly impressive. Be sure to check out the ancient city walls which have stood strong for centuries, they really are spectacular. Tonight is our final night together, and we will party in style at Club Revelin, within the 15th century fortress.On the final morning, boat check-out is after breakfast at 9am. Your Horizon Sail trip manager will be on hand to offer assistance with any onwards transport.

$282.01 Day Trips & Excursions

Hvar Gastro and Wine Private Day Trip from Split

You can freely change the itinerary as you like it, just contact us beforehand. ITINERARYYour driver will pick you up at 8 am, at any location that suits you and then drive you to Split harbor. You will board the ferry for Hvar at 8.30 am. Hvar is an island of many beauties, both in natural and urban life.You will arrive in Stari Grad at about 10:30 am. Afterwards, you will take a drive towards Hvar town, where you will start a walking tour. Hvar is full of beautiful places, even among all that splendor, Hvar town manages to thrill its guests and starts forth as a real jewel in the crown of the island.After the walking tour of Hvar town, depart for Milna (another small town), to Lambik restaurant.Once you arrive in the restaurant you will be treated to a rare honor - to see first hand how premier chefs make 'gregada', a wonderful seafood dish you will later eat for lunch! Gregada emerged as a handy lunch for hard working fishermen, who didn't have time for a proper three course meal, so they merged soup and main course into one... Simply enjoy!After lunch, drive towards Jelsa town, to undertake our wine odyssey.Geographic location of Croatian and its climate is very suitable for growing grapes, and the diversity of soil and temperature allow the production of various types of wine. While the whole country has a solid and at time propulsive production, Dalmatia especially is rich indigenous grape varieties.Here in Jelsa, you will undertake the tour of two premier wineries: Tomić and Duboković, where you can try some of the notch Croatian wines.Tomić winery is infinitely enchanting place. it's owner, Andro Tomic produces very specific Dalmatian wines, thus continuing the hundred fifty years old wine-making family tradition. His plavci wines are unlike any other, softer and more subtle, with a special character.Duboković winery is another winery with a long tradition. Its owner, Ivo Duboković was literary born over the wine basement. He has his own vineyard, and his flagship wine, called '2718 hours of sunshine in a bottle', comes with the position on the north side of the island.Afterwards, you will drive back to Stari Grad and board the ferry that will take you back to Split.If you wish to change the itinerary in any way, to add or subtract, please inform us earlier. We are more than happy to tailor the final tour according to your wishes. There are many charming places on Hvar one can visit, and our guide will be happy to advise you to make this trip an unique experience you will hardy forget!

$182.68 Outdoor Activities

Bubble Football Hvar

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPlaying Bubble football in Zorbing ballsDuration: 2 hoursLocation: Jelsa Park, Jelsa, Hvar Island, Split-Dalmatia County, Dalmatia

$54.80 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

From Makarska Riviera: Two Islands Boat Tour with Fish Picnic

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: The Island of Brac Museum - Skrip, Skrip, Brac Island, Split-Dalmatia County, DalmatiaBoat cruise to island of Brac, with a visit of Bol. This small town is famous for its Zlatni Rat sandy beachDuration: 2 hoursStop At: Jelsa Park, Jelsa, Hvar Island, Split-Dalmatia County, DalmatiaCruise from Brac to Hvar island, with a stop at Jelsa, surrounding by two highest peaks: St.Nikola and HumDuration: 2 hours