Split is the second largest city in Croatia, with just under 200 000 residents. It is located in the Dalmatia region, overlooking the central Dalmatian islands closest of which are Brač and Šolta. Split is also the second largest port in Croatia as well as the third largest port in the Mediterranean by the number of transits.
The city is just over 1700 years old, counting from the construction of its most famous landmark, Diocletian’s palace. Spalato as it was called at the time, was founded as a retirement home for the roman emperor, chosen as a perfect place with lots of sunshine, mild Mediterranean climate, and a perfectly positioned port. Today, Split is a popular tourist destination, and one of the best places to start your sailing holiday. There you can see some of the most amazing Landmarks in Croatia such as the aforementioned UNESCO protected Diocletian’s palace, and the cathedral of Split’s patron St. Dujam. While in Split you’ll most definitely enjoy some of the best seafood and wine. If you like to party, there’s no place like Split, as it hosts the world famous Ultra Music Festival. Hvar a widely known party hotspot is also just a sail away.
Split is nicknamed “the most beautiful city in the world”, and it lives up to all expectations. The surrounding islands however are the real reason why Split is the perfect starting point for your yacht holiday in Croatia.
SPLIT YACHT CHARTER
Split yacht rental, grants you the privilege of sailing the central Dalmatian region. All the most famous islands in Croatia are just a short sail away, so you can enjoy even more bays in your week long sailing trip. You’ll experience smooth sailing in the Mediterranean sun, crystal clear Adriatic sea, and some beautiful beaches you might have seen on postcards and tourist brochures. Hvar, Brač, Šolta, Korčula and Vis are some of the islands just a few hours sailing away from Split port.
With Yacht Holiday, you can rent a variety of yachts from Split, bareboat or crewed, ranging from the 7 meter sailboats to 30 meter long luxury yachts. All yacht types such as Sailboats, Catamarans, Gulets, and Motoryachts are available for rental in Split. Have a time of your life sailing Split with YachtHoliday.