Luxury yacht charter in Croatia

14 July 2016

With clear azure waters, a Mediterranean climate, and a heavily indented coastline ripe for exploration it is no surprise that luxury yacht charters in Croatia are becoming increasingly popular.

Chartering a superyacht in Croatia gives you the chance to experience the country’s spectacularly diverse scenery and natural beauty from a unique perspective. Croatia’s culture, history and architecture is just as varied as the landscape, reflecting the past influences of the Greeks, the Romans, the Slavs, the Austrian Hapsburgs, the French under Napoleon, and, of course, the Illyrians, ancestors of today’s native population.

The **country's varied coastline **means that you can plan your superyacht charter in Croatia to meet your specific needs. Thriving towns like Hvar and Korcula (one of  Croatia's secret gems) are **steeped in history and tradition **and have embraced  superyacht hotspot Croatia’s expanding luxury yacht charter industry. Away from the hustle of the larger towns, a luxury yacht charter in Croatia promises beautiful cruising grounds along its craggy coastline peppered with picturesque islands.

Some visitors chose to combine exploring Croatia with a  luxury yacht charter in Montenegro. Starting or ending your Adriatic adventure in  superyacht heaven Porto Montenegro can be a great addition to your Croatian charter experience.

In July 2016 the Croatian government introduced a new regulation making it mandatory for all vessels larger than 45 metres LOA to have an appointed agent in order to cruise along Croatian territorial waters. Your captain and charter broker will need to ensure this regulation is met.

The peak months for visiting Croatia are July and August and this is certainly the time to visit if you want to enjoy the lively atmosphere at some of the  Mediterranean’s best bars. Temperatures during these months can get up to 30°C which can be too hot for long periods of exploration on land. If you are looking for a more relaxed vacation May, June, September and October tend to be cooler and less crowded. Alternatively you can plan your luxury yacht charter in Croatia around an event. For example, every October the town of Lovran holds a festival to celebrate sweet chestnuts. The three-week gastronomic event is considered to be one of the  most incredible things to do while visiting Croatia on a luxury yacht.

Croatia’s coastline is ideal for family friendly charters as its uncrowded waters are perfect for water sports and enjoying time together. If you are looking to make the most of its warm sea temperature make sure you pick a luxury yacht for charter with exciting water toys.  There is plenty to keep all generations happy, from dolphin spotting up the coastline to taking in a film in the dramatic setting of Pula’s amphitheatre.

Depending on what time you visit and what you hope to achieve from your luxury yacht charter in Croatia make sure you pick the perfect superyacht for an unforgettable vacation.