Zadar is one of the most famous yachting destinations in Croatia. It is the administrative and political center of Northern Dalmatia with an important historical, cultural, archaeological, and architectural heritage.
Modern and historical buildings, shopping centers, supermarkets, quality excursion programs, festivals, and concerts make it one of the most popular tourist destinations in Croatia.
Why sailors love Zadar
Zadar is a Croatian city in Northern Dalmatia. Here, there is the world’s only sea organ, houses and churches styled after all the cultures and nations who have been coming to the town during its history of two thousand years, and three marinas. Charter yachts are located in Marina Zadar Tankerkomerc. Marina Borik and Marina Vitrenjak Harbor serve the local boats, still, the guest ones are also welcome to moor.
Zadar Sailing Regatta and D-Marin Farr 40 are held every year. There are a lot of the competitions for yachtsmen, but these ones are really well-known, so to participate, the yachts should be booked at least in half a year.
Zadar is the ideal starting point for exploring the Kornati Islands: 89 completely unspoiled islands in the Adriatic Sea, full of stunning beaches, pretty villages, and delightful coves. And if you head south — you will find the best sailing vacation in Zadar and the most «heart» island in the world.
If a clear sea, beautiful sand and pebble beaches, family vacation and unforgettable yachting experience are what you are looking for, then Zadar is for you, my friend. The coast here is clustered with bays and the gorgeous pines grow only several meters from the water.
The proximity of the islands makes the vacation here very diverse, eventful and exciting. If you are fond of active rest, diving and spearfishing are also major attractions to the peninsula, not to mention dozens of events on the mainland.