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6 incredible things to do while visiting Croatia on a luxury yacht

6 incredible things to do while visiting Croatia on a luxury yacht

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Shipwreck dive in Croatia

For divers, historians and adventurers

Ancient shipwrecks full of treasure may seem like the stuff of legends but, in Croatian waters, there are several of the world's best shipwreck dives. One of them, a second century Greek trading vessel, lies on the sea bed off the coast of Cavat with its wooden hull mostly rotted away but its cargo of earthernware amphora still neatly stacked row upon row.

The tightly packed vessels once contained olive oil and wine, but now they themselves are the treasure, such is their historical significance and level of preservation, and are worth millions. To safeguard and preserve it in situ, a metal cage has been erected over the site, and access to this giant underwater safe is restricted. However, special permission may be arranged through Epidaurum Diving & Watersports Center, whose owner actually discovered the site.

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