Vrboska, Croatia - holiday information

Vrboska Hvar, Croatia – visitor information

Vrboska is located on the northern coast of the island, and because of its uniqueness and beauty is also referred to as "Little Venice" because in the middle of the settlement there is a small island with a few bridges. Vrboska is known as a fishing village surrounded by vineyards, olive groves and pine forests.

In the village there are four beautiful churches, out of which we would  mention the church (fortress) of St. Mary of Mercy from the 16 th century, which is among the most beautiful castles in Croatia, and the Fishing Museum. Across the settlement is the island Zečevo, otherwise known as a nudist island. In Vrboska you can find private accommodation, accommodation in hotels with sports facilities and campgrounds. The settlement has an ACI marina, which is open all year. From restaurants we highlight "Gardelin" and tvaerns "Bonaca" and "Lem".

Vrboska – basic information

Vrboska – population: 500, Vrboska - day/ saint: saint : Sv.Lovre, 10.08.

Distance from bigger centres

Vrboska - Makarska. 92km, Vrboska- Split: 54km, Vrboska - Pula: 565km, Vrboska - Rijeka: 469km, Vrboska - Zadar: 209km, Vrboska - Šibenik: 144km, Vrboska - Dubrovnik: 211km, Vrboska - Zagreb: 462km

Possibility of accomodation

private accomodation, apartments, rooms, hotels, family hotels, pensions, camps


pebble, sandy, stone, concreted

Facilities and authorities

self-service shops, bakery, gas station, post office, exchange office, internet caffe, taxi, bus station, souvenir shops, market, fishmorgen's

Sport's and recreative offer

mini-football field, volleyball in the sand, tennis court, rent a car, rent a motor, rent a bike, water scooters, rent a boat, water sports, walking, jogging tracks, routes for cyclists

Gastronomic offer

restaurants, traditional croatian taverns, pizzerias, saloons

Night life

musical evenings in the town

Additional offer

organised trips to nearby destinations, organised trips to nearby islands, promenade along the sea, organisation of entertaining and cultural events by the tourist board, organisation of fishermen's nights, organisation of folk entertainments, marina in the nearby, nautic tourist port in the place

Vrboska – why choose this destination

clean sea, beautiful beaches, long promenades along the sea, pine wood by the beach, beaches in the place, sports facilities near the beaches, nudistic beaches, secluded beaches, rich gastronomic offer, rich cultural life in the place (exibitions, shows, music evenings), organisation of cultural summer, place rich with cultural and histirical monuments, numerous museums and galeries, tipical croatian fishermen place, interesting wind surfing sites, long cycling routes and walking tracks, possibility for departures on interesting trips, possibility for sailing around islands, vine roads nearby, genuin gastronomic offer nearby, possibility for getting familiar with the life of people and local customs

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