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Hvar, a Croatian Island on the Adriatic

 

Croatian Island of Hvar, on the Adriatic coast 

Welcome to Hvar, a small Croatian island, a must-see place on the Adriatic. 

 

The island of Hvar to Croatia is what Sicily is to Italy: an absolute jewel in the country's crown. 


Many tourists visit Croatia to explore the blissful Dalmatian islands, of which the most fashionable is Hvar.



Trendy Hvar Town is home to some of the country's top hotels and best seafood restaurants.

Dating back to the years of Venetian rule (1420-1797), its car-free Old town is made up of a spacious main square overlooked by a 16th-century cathedral, a pretty fishing harbor, and a hilltop fortress

 

Hvar Town is popular with yachters and celebrities, as well as travelers who come here to enjoy its beaches and water sports. It is served by ferry from Split.