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If you’re planning to visit Hvar, Croatia’s most beautiful island, here’s some first-hand information about transport to the island and experiences not to be missed.


Get to know the hidden gems of the island of Hvar in a fun and relaxed way through our selection of tours and experiences. Hop in a rickshaw and head to local winemakers and olive growers. Admire the view of the Pakleni Islands from the best perspective on land and in the sky. Enjoy unique experiences to remember!


two glasses of white wine on a table

Tuk Tuk Wine & Olive Tour

Have you ever taken a ride in a Tuk Tuk vehicle? Jump in a rickshaw and experience an unforgettable adventure along the old paths of the island of Hvar. The tour starts from Stari Grad and leads through Stari Grad Plain (a UNESCO site) and Vrboska to Jelsa. There you’ll stop in a traditional wine cellar to taste local wines, olive oils and typical produce of the island of Hvar. Before returning to Stari Grad, you’ll visit the authentic Hvar villages of Pitve, Vrisnik, Svirče, Vrbanj and Dol.

Duration: 3 hours (30 km)

Departure: from Stari Grad

Included: licensed guide / driver, wine and olive oil tasting, travel insurance, fuel

Reservations: +385 21 737171 or at the reception of HVAR [PLACESHOTEL] by Valamar

a body of water with boats and buildings around it

Hvar Island Tour

What a great opportunity to make fantastic Instagram photos of the island of Hvar! We start from Stari Grad towards the south side of the island to the village of Velo Grablje with its fragrant lavender fields and a viewpoint offering a photogenic view of Stari Grad and the historic Stari Grad Plain. In the town of Hvar, we climb to Napoleon’s fortress with a spectacular view of Hvar and the Pakleni Islands, and after that enjoy free time walking through the picturesque streets of Hvar or visiting the town’s famous bars. On the way back to Stari Grad, we stop in the ‘ghost village’ of Malo Grablje to get a feel of bygone Mediterranean life. Do you need more inspiration?

Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes

Departure: from Stari Grad

Included: licensed guide / driver, travel insurance, fuel

Reservations: +385 21 737171 or on the reception of HVAR [PLACESHOTEL] by Valamar

a man and woman standing next to a boat

Sailor’s Delight Boat Tour

Information: Hvar Unlimited
T: + 385 97 740 5797

Sail around the island in the kind of wooden boat our grandfathers used to sail. Experience the sound of the wind in the sails and let it take you on a journey back in time. We can take you to Hvar harbour on the south side of the island where the Red Coral boat is waiting, or to Vrboska harbour in the north part of the island from where we will set off on board the luxury boat Moro. We give you the freedom to create your itinerary!

Duration: up to 8 hours

Departure: from Stari Grad

Included: boat ride, light food and drinks on board

Reservations: +385 21 737171

a couple of people riding bikes on a trail by the water

Hvar Island Tour by Bike

Location: Trg Vela Podloža 2, Stari Grad
T: + 385 91 781 7376

If you love bicycle trips, this is a tour not to be missed. The excursion includes UNESCO attractions, local guides with refreshments and local island stories, Vrboska, or ‘Little Venice’, the most picturesque town on the island, dense pine forests, Hvar ice cream in Jelsa, quiet picturesque villages in the interior of the island, a 300-year-old konoba-style tavern, and more.

Duration: 4 to 5 hours

Difficulty: suitable for most cyclists

Departure: from Stari Grad

Included: licensed guide, bicycle, helmet, water, local organic drinks, visit to a family wine cellar and wine tasting, authentic Mediterranean meal

Reservations: +385 21 737171

two people skydiving

Hvar Tandem Skydiving

Location: Starogradsko polje, Put Gospojice Stari Grad
T: + 385 99 44 33 226

Do you want to experience the island of Hvar from the most exciting perspective? A tandem parachute jump is the perfect choice for you! Embark on this adventure in the company of a licensed and experienced instructor and enjoy a unique experience that you’ll remember for a lifetime!

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