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$92.53 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.

$237.12 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Hvar Wine Tour and Dalmatian Dinner

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Tomic WineryWine tasting:- Jelsa - Tomic winery- Vrboska - Caric winery- Sv. Nedjelja - Zlatan Otok winery (visiting 2 vineries, depends on availability.)Duration: 1 hourStop At: Sveta NedeljaWine tasting (visiting 2 vineries, depends on availability.)Duration: 1 hourStop At: Malo GrabljeEnjoy 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

$285.70 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!

$92.53 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Wine tasting Hvar

Once you are picked up at your hotel we will start our drive through the old road in the middle of the island. We will pass through old villages Brusje and Velo Grablje and through many lavender fields. Stop, breathe, enjoy. Go home to your vacation and decide to live a lavender life and put stress in distress. After this stress-free sightseeing we come towards the Ager (Hora) – protected field, one of Greek culture masterpieces which remained almost intact during a period of 2400 years.After this beautiful sightseeing we will drive further towards Jelsa where specially chosen wineries are waiting for you.Duboković winery -  back to the roots. We are taking you to pure tradition, wine, cheese, bread – let’s be honest – pure heaven or to say Hvar heaven. Besides all this in Duboković winery you will be able to enjoy in his own produced olive oils with aroma. Try basil or sage flavored olive oil and decide to move to Hvar permanently. If this is not possible, you can buy vines or olive oils to take with you as a memory to enjoy in coldish autumn nights.Tomić winery, very modern winery, very famous not only in Hvar, but in Croatia. You will try the famous Tomić Plavac and probably never want to leave. First you will be taken for a sightseeing tour around the winery and then you will start with wine tasting. In order to provide you with a really holistic experience you will have 4 wine courses specially paired with accompanying food: prosciutto, cheese, chocolate and other lovely gastronomic surprises.Wine tasting tour includes one of the above mentioned wineries.

$231.33 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Private Hvar Wine Tasting Tour

Once you are picked up at your hotel we will start our drive through the old road in the middle of the island. We will pass through old villages Brusje and Velo Grablje and through many lavender fields. Stop, breathe, enjoy. Go home to your vacation and decide to live a lavender life and put stress in distress. After this stress-free sightseeing we come towards the Ager (Hora) – protected field, one of Greek culture masterpieces which remained almost intact during a period of 2400 years.After this beautiful sightseeing we will drive further towards Jelsa where specially chosen wineries are waiting for you.Duboković winery -  back to the roots. We are taking you to pure tradition, wine, cheese, bread – let’s be honest – pure heaven or to say Hvar heaven. Besides all this in Duboković winery you will be able to enjoy in his own produced olive oils with aroma. Try basil or sage flavored olive oil and decide to move to Hvar permanently. If this is not possible, you can buy vines or olive oils to take with you as a memory to enjoy in coldish autumn nights.Tomić winery, very modern winery, very famous not only in Hvar, but in Croatia. You will try the famous Tomić Plavac and probably never want to leave. First you will be taken for a sightseeing tour around the winery and then you will start with wine tasting. In order to provide you with a really holistic experience you will have 4 wine courses specially paired with accompanying food: prosciutto, cheese, chocolate and other lovely gastronomic surprises.Wine tasting tour includes one of the above mentioned wineries.After wine tasting we’ll head to an old, abandoned village Malo Grablje for a fabulous traditional lunch/dinner (depending on the time of day). After all the hard wine work you’ve endured through the day you will have some proper time to rest – and of course continue drinking and eating.

$1388 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

5 Days Deluxe Cruise from Dubrovnik to Split All Inclusive

D1 Saturday / APT DUBROVNIK – DUBROVNIK PORTOur journey starts in Dubrovnik, the enchanting Mediterranean jewel rich with numerous cultural and historic sights. The captain and the crew will give you a warm welcome. Dinner is served on board. Overnight in Dubrovnik.D2 Sunday / DUBROVNIKHave a lovely breakfast on a sunny deck and enjoy the beautiful view on Dubrovnik city walls. Discover Dubrovnik’s monuments as you wander around its cobbled streets. Lunch on board and free time for sightseeing or relaxing on local beaches. Overnight in Dubrovnik.D3 Monday / DUBROVNIK – POMENA (MLJET ISLAND)After breakfast, we sail out on a cruise from Dubrovnik to Pomena, a hidden port on the idyllic Mljet Island. Lunch is served on board. Housing the incredible National Park, Odysseus cave, numerous coves and incredibly green landscape this island will leave you breathless. Overnight in Pomena.The entrance to National Park Mljet is not included in the rate of the cruise.D4 Tuesday / POMENA (MLJET ISLAND) – JELSA (HVAR ISLAND)In the morning hours, we set off to an island of Hvar. Known as the hotspot of swanky hotels, posh restaurants and luxuries lifestyle, prepare to be completely immersed in high-standards life. After lunch on board, stroll around the city of Jelsa and enjoy intimate atmosphere of hidden coves and beaches. Overnight in Jelsa.D5 Wednesday / JELSA (HVAR ISLAND) – BOL (BRAČ ISLAND) – SPLIT After breakfest we will sail to the island of Brač. Hope you are ready to let all the worries pass you by because you will be spending day on one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe, Zlatni rat (Golden Horn). Dip in a crystal clear sea, sip on refreshing drinks and enjoy every moment relaxing in this stunning place. In the afternoon we will head to Split, where you will disembark from the ship.Have a pleasant journey!This stylish and comfortable yacht will take you and your guests to faraway places of your dreams. Built by Ante Vuković in 2018, the luxurious motor yacht Solaris measures impressive 44 m in length.The sun deck spreads on 250 m² providing a unique and diverse content, such us showers, saloon and table with benches.CAPACITY: Max. 40 paxlength 44 m, built in 2018LOWER DECK: 4 double cabins with queen-size bed, 4 twin cabins with separate beds which can be made up to double beds if desired.MAIN DECK: 2 double cabins with queen-size bed, 5 twin cabins with separate beds, 3 twin cabins with separate beds which can be made up to double beds if desired*, 1 triple cabin with queen-size bed and a separate single bed. UPPER DECK: 1 single cabinALL CABINS ARE WITH A/C AND OWN TOILET AND SHOWER!