Sailing Croatia to Italy

Marine, Zadar to Venice

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Tour description provided by G Adventures

Discover the sights, sounds, and seriously good seafood of the Adriatic Sea with a 10-day sailing tour that hops along under-the-radar coastal destinations. Explore the tranquil coves, beaches, and cliffs of Kvarner Gulf islands in the northern Adriatic then taste Croatian wine in historic Pula. Explore the Slovenian sister towns of Piran and Portorož before reaching the Italian coast and our final destination of Venice. With a flexible itinerary that's tailored to the group's interests, it's an efficient and enthralling way to visit three Mediterranean countries in one incredible trip.

What’s included

  • Sailing the Adriatic Coast
  • Fully licensed skipper
  • Snorkelling equipment


  • Explore charming seaside hamlets on the island of dugi
  • Visit lošinj — one of the sunniest destinations in the adriatic
  • Sail the turquoise waters of the kvarner gulf
  • See roman ruins in slovenian coastal towns
  • Tour ancient italian basilicas in grado


Day 1 Zadar Spend the night in the marina in Zadar, then hit the waters the next morning. Additional Notes: On our Italy/Croatia sailing trip the G Adventures Skipper/CEO will help you make a food kitty, where around EUR 75 per person, per week will be added to the kitty for small food items on board to cover breakfasts, lunches and the odd dinner. Breakfasts and lunches are prepared by yourself, and most dinners are taken ashore at local restaurants. Included Activities: Arrival Day Sailing Welcome Meeting Transport: 16m (52 ft) Mediterranean Sailing Yacht
Day 2 Kvarner Bay Islands Our 16m (52 ft) nimble yacht is the perfect platform to explore the gorgeous Adriatic islands and coast. Flexibility is key to adapt to local weather conditions, and the skipper will modify the itinerary to our advantage while sailing. Possible stops in the Kvarner Gulf include: Losinj, Molat, and Dugi islands. Included Activities: Molat Island Excursion Dugi Island Excursion Lošinj Island Excursion Transport: 16m (52 ft) Mediterranean Sailing Yacht
Day 5 Istrian Peninsula Glide past the many villages of Croatia's sunny coastline. Depending on weather, visit the fishing village of Rovinj for spectacular fresh seafood, or tour the various architectural styles and Roman ruins of Pula. Included Activities: Rovinj City Excursion Pula City Excursion Transport: 16m (52 ft) Mediterranean Sailing Yacht
Day 7 Slovenia & Gulf of Trieste Experience some of Slovenia's must-see coastal towns, each with their own unique cultures and history. With unparalleled Roman ruins, delectable treats and bustling nightlifes, there's something for every traveller. Included Activities: Piran and Portorož City Excursion Koper City Excurison Transport: 16m (52 ft) Mediterranean Sailing Yacht
Day 9 Grado/Venice Explore the winding streets of Grado with their small town charm, before we prepare for bustling Venice. A perfect opportunity to pick up a last minute keepsake to immortalize the voyage. Included Activities: Grado City Excursion Transport: 16m (52 ft) Mediterranean Sailing Yacht
Day 10 Venice If you would like extra time in Venice after the sailing journey is finished, we recommend booking extra time. Included Activities: Departure Day