Hvar is considered one of the highlights of Croatia’s Dalmatian islands. It's been famous since ancient times because of its strategic position, rich history and culture, and mild climate. It is sure to fire your imagination with its evocative past.
Thanks to its perfect climate — known as the sunniest Croatian Island — Hvar is also the ultimate place for sun worshipers. You will soon see why travellers flock to its many sites, beaches and nightlife. There are myriad reasons to visit.
Here’s one to start with. Fancy catching a Bluefin tuna as big as yourself — or even bigger? Hvar has become one of the choice locations for Bluefin tuna fishing, which is itself one of the top choices for big-game fishing worldwide. Octopus, squid, sharks, swordfish, grouper, Dorado and other species are also on fishing lists for the area.