With 1,246 islands rising up through the Adriatic,
Croatia provides a rich choices of island holidays. There is almost any number of activities that can be enjoyed on
different islands, from sightseeing to more active holiday pursuits.
In July 2017 Oliver Smith, travel journalist with the
British Telegraph, listed the islands of Vis and Šolta as two hidden island treasures, in amongst other islands
from the Mediterranean and northern Europe.
Guide to the Islands in
Adriatic Sea is Home to Croatian
northwest-southwest between Italy and Croatia, Adriatic Sea is one of the cleanest seas in the
world along the Croatian coastline. It is home to over 1,200 islands that are
part of the Croatian territory.
Six of the Best of Croatia
One of the great experiences that you can
have on your holiday in Croatia is to go on a personal sailing boat, to
catch a boat taxi between
islands, or one of the ferries. Explore six of the best of Croatian islands.
Croatia's Top Five
Croatia's idyllic islands are surrounded by
warm waters, great for cruising and sailing, and each island offering something unique to its
visitors. Take a trip to Croatia's one of top five islands for your next
Ten Largest Croatian
The islands in Croatia are amongst most
picturesque in Europe and have always been popular with travellers. There are hundreds of islands
in the Adriatic Sea, but we have selected ten largest islands to visit.
largest island in Croatia is one of the best known islands here. It's known for its white stone,
town of Bol and unique Golden Horn beach. Brac is well connected to the mainland via ferries to
Split and it also has a small airport.
One of the largest and most popular islands
in Croatia is Hvar island. It is also known as 'island of sun', owing to its 2800 hours of
sun annually. One of the most popular stopovers to international celebrities and
Neighbouring with the islands of Krk, Cres
and Pag, the island of Rab is one of the most developed. There are 8 towns and villages on the
island, with Rab town being the best known. This is also where you will find a lot of tourist
There are more than 1200 islands in
Croatia is located in southern
central Europe. Shaped somewhat like a horseshoe, the country offers an extremely long coastline along
with over 1,246 islands that are situated offshore. The country is easily accessible, as Italy is located to
the west and Slovenia is located to the north.
One of the reasons that so many travelers are flocking to
Croatia is the coastline of the Adriatic Sea, which is nothing short of
stunning. In addition, the coastline is also known as one of the cleanest in the world. The country's warm and
pleasant Mediterranean climate provides a perfect backdrop for a wonderful holiday.
|The town of Primošten is located
on a small island connected to the mainland by a bridge.
This medieval Mediterranean fishing town is one of the best known Croatian destinations.
It is located near the city of Šibenik, an established and growing mainland
The Kornati Islands
National Park offers you an incredible diversity of islands, spectacular beauty and rich history. You can
explore Greek and Roman ruins; visit the vacation palaces for Europe's aristocracy and more. Kayak, canoe, swim and
fish through the islands.
You'll find islands given over to pastoral splendor, complete
with grazing sheep and attentive shepherds, as well as uninhabited islands that provide views of olive groves and
vineyards. None of the Kornati Islands are inhabited on a permanent basis, though neighboring islands do use some
for agricultural purposes.