flotilla sailing Croatia 2018.VENICE & CROATIA- sailing ( North Adriatic Islands)
Our flotilla route is in North Adriatic part of Croatia starting from city of Pomer on Istria peninsula going south visiting numerous Islands in Kvarner Bay , North part of Adriatic Sea in Croatia.
Croatia is a country with more than a thousand islands, 67 islands were inhabited; the largest Islands in Croatia are Krk and Cres and they are located in the northern Adriatic. Every island has its own story; customs and local festivities.
This particular stretch of coast has an indented coastline with numerous towns, and villages, a selection of small populated islands just offshore. Escape from the curious views in hidden bays and surrender the adventure offered by the seaside.
Overall there are probably more small islands and ports, in relatively easy reach of each other than any other similar sized sailing area in the Mediterranean.
A sailing holiday in Croatia is the best way to discover a string of offshore islands which provide stunning scenery and quaint towns. Modern marinas provide safe overnight harbors and reliable afternoon winds make sailing your yacht a pleasure.
Marinas in Croatia offer some of the best facilities in the Mediterranean and there are laid moorings on most quays and mooring buoys in many locations. There are however harbor and mooring charges – expect to pay about £1.50/foot/night – but you can also anchor in the protected bays.
Fortified castles and Byzantine palaces reflect Croatia’s great trading history and the towns come alive at night with harbor side restaurants and street cafes emphasizing Croatia’s strong cosmopolitan nature and a sophisticated cafe society.
Capt. Mladen Matijević ,experience ASA instructor from Croatia is your flotilla leader. Mladen holds the Croatia Captain ship 50 BT licence , Yachtmaster 100 BT licence, and has more than 30 years experience in nautical tourism. He is a proud owner of LARUS sail boat from 1930, 70 passenger capacity. Larus is protected maritime cultural heritage of Croatian Republic.
As a flotilla leader he will take extra time and attention to help everyone in the flotilla.
In addition to the personal attention sailing in a fleet of up to ten yachts offers another big advantage. If available, we can use a smaller ports what makes your sailing trip even more unique and pleasurable.
The philosophy on our flotilla is relaxed so that everybody can enjoy.
Our fleet is a group of 4 to 10 yachts run by one of our fully equipped main yachts. The fleet usually consists of about 20-40 people depending on the size of the ships.
The first morning is a briefing that will cover the weekly program of the times as the working parts of the ship. This will cover the elements of sailing and exiting, how to operate the engine, navigate,
How does the flotilla works?
The crew will provide you with a daily meeting on the day of departure and the expected time. Then you have a day for yourself, enjoy sailing, swimming …