Island hopping around Split
When you are on a holiday in Split one of the things you should definitely do are trips to some of the most beautiful Croatian islands. In this post we will introduce some of them and give you some information how to get there.
Split is relatively well connected with the surrounding islands, especially during the summer, thus making one day trips also possible if you don’t have enough time for a longer stay.
The closest and best connected, with 14 ferry lines per day to its main town Supetar is island Brač, the highest island in the Adriatic sea. Brač is most known for its beach Zlatni rat in Bol, which is included on the list of the ten most beautiful beaches in the world. Covered with fine sand, it has a triangular shape with a prominent peak in the sea, the direction of which depends on the direction of the sea current.
Šolta is an island situated next to the island Brač, only an hour away from Split with a ferry that will take you to town Rogač. Šolta is the island of olives, wine, figs and honey, an oasis just 9 nm away from Split, ideal for sailboat guests, families and all those looking for a stress relief holiday.
One of the most beautiful islands in Adriatic sea, island Hvar can be reached by ferry which goes to town Stari Grad, and by catamaran going to main town Hvar. An island Hvar is known for its lavender fields and as the sunniest island in the Adriatic with an annual average of 2726 sunny hours.
Island Vis will leave you breathless with a beauty of its numerous unique beaches and its untouched nature. One of the reasons for Vis uniqueness lies in its 500 years of isolation as a military island where time had stopped. One of the best known natural beauties of this island is the Blue Cave located on small islet of Biševo.
The main ferry and catamaran operator is Jadrolinija, on their website you can get all necessary information and sailing schedule.
Hotel Globo Split staff will also provide you with all information you need and help you to get some organized one day trips to islands if you wish so. And after day fulfilled with beauty of Adriatic islands you can just relax and get some rest in our cozy hotel rooms.