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Best Croatian islands to visit
Written by Sarika on August 23, 2021 Share on

10 best Croatian islands to visit for a splendid vacation!

Croatia is an immeasurably gorgeous country in the Balkans. This country is home to an ensemble of several tiny and beautiful islands. Can you believe there are more than 1000 islands along the coastal line of Croatia? Every island in this country is unique and famous in its own way in attracting tourists. Also, Croatia is a perfect destination for your summer getaway. There are plenty of amazing things to do, places to visit, food to eat and do great shopping in Croatia. Let us know more about the best Croatian islands to visit on your Croatia vacation!

 

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10 beautiful Croatian islands to visit on your vacation!

  1. Hvar
  2. Brac
  3. Korcula
  4. Mljet
  5. Lokrum
  6. Pag
  7. Rab
  8. Vis
  9. Krk
  10. Cres

1. Hvar

Hvar Croatian islands to visit
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Hvar is one of the best party islands and happening places in Croatia. Also, Hvar is one of the best party islands in the world. Located in the coastal areas of Dalmatia, this place is very famous for its cocktail parties, authentic Croatian food and amazing nightclubs. People who visit Croatia can never miss out on this super vibrant island. There are also plenty of water sports, water games and thrilling adventure sports. One of the best things to do on this island is eating good food, do a great pub crawl and enjoy the city’s vibe. During the nights, you can stroll down the old streets and enjoy some amazing street food! This is one of the top best Croatian islands to visit on your vacation!

Also, read- Amazing things to do in Hvar

2. Brac

Brac, Croatian islands
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Brac is another gorgeous Croatian island to visit. This island is home to many interesting things like paragliding, zip-lining, surfing, sandy beaches and the world-famous Zlatni Rat beach. You can reach this island by ferries and boats from Split. The most attractive thing about this island is the Golden horn beach or the horseshoe-shaped beach. This is one of the most unique and attractive beaches in the world! Also, this beach changes its shape once in a while according to a particular phenomenon, soil erosion and beach waves current. Brac is also one of the high-spirited party islands in Croatia. You can enjoy the wine and beer parties and experience the best nightlife in Croatia. The nearby cities are Zadar and the stunning capital city, Zagreb. Do visit this unique island on your next Croatia travel!

3. Korcula Croatian islands

Korcula island in Croatia
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Korcula is one of the ancient and traditional places in Croatia. Any Croatia travel package would be incomplete without this stunning island on the list. This beautiful island is full of medieval squares, old town walls, rustic rooftops, churches and dense black forests. This place Korcula gets its name because of the dense forests. This island is popularly known as Little Dubrovnik because of its appearance. Some of the best things to do on this island are surfing, cliff jumping, electric boat ride, cruising and visiting the old town squares. Also, there are many day trips from Korcula to some of the nearby cities like Split and Dubrovnik. The blue skies and waters will sweep you off your feet! This is a very peaceful Croatian island to visit!

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4. Mljet

Mljet, Croatia
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This beautiful island is located in the Southeast part of the Dalmatia region. You can find some amazing and authentic Croatian food, seafood and Mediterranean cuisine on this island. One of the most significant places on this island is the Mljet National park. You can reach this island from Dubrovnik in just 1 and half hours. Mljet is the greenest Croatian island. You can experience the best nightlife, food, music, local art and dance in Mljet. Add this gorgeous island to your Croatia travel package and enjoy!

5. Lokrum Croatian islands

Lokrum Croatian islands to visit
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Lokrum is a beautiful island that is just 600 meters away from Dubrovnik. This island is home to an ancient monastery, botanical garden and churches with Austrian architecture. This is a very large island stretching from northwest to southeast. Many scenes from the famous series- Game of Thrones were also shot on this island and in Kings Landing Dubrovnik. Unlike other Croatian islands, Lokrum is a very calm and peaceful island. You can swim, sunbathe and relax by the beaches all day long. This is one of the prettiest Croatian islands to visit!

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6. Pag

Pag island in Croatia
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Pag is a very unique the 5th largest Croatian island in the Adriatic sea. This island is very famous for its moon-like landscape, Pag cheese, lace making and the Zrce beach. Some of the other significances of this island are the Church of St. George built in the 15th century, archaeological sites and ruins of a Franciscan monastery and the self-defensive walls of the island. Just like other Croatian islands, Pag is also home to amazing seafood, tourism and happening nightlife. There are many pebble and sandy beaches along the coastal line on this island. This island is perfect for island hopping in summer! This is a must-visit island to be added to your Croatia tour package!

7. Rab

Croatian islands to visit
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Rab is a very attractive and heritage-rich Croatian island in the Adriatic sea. This island is unique for its 4 significant church bell towers, especially the Romanesque tower at the Cathedral Svete Marije and the tower at the Sveti Ivan Church. With more than 30 sandy and pebble beaches, Rab is a very happy island with picturesque coves, beach resorts, restaurants and a museum. The sandy Paradise beach, Saha Punta pebble beach, Zavratnice cliff and Tower of St. Christopher are some of the top attractions of Rab island. Also, visit the church of St. Mary the great on your visit to this island. It is the perfect destination to escape reality for a while. This is one of the gorgeous Croatian islands to visit on your vacation!

Also, read- 8 interesting things to do on your Croatian vacation

8. Vis

Vis island in Croatia
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Vis is an enigmatic Croatian island in the Adriatic sea. This island is popular for its crystal clear turquoise colour waters, sailboats and ancient town walls. It is the farthest among the Croatian islands. Some of the major significances of this island are the medieval town walls, an archaeological museum with artefacts from the 4th century, Jerome’s church, a thermal public bath and fortresses. Tito’s cave, the marvel at the blue cave, sailing and Issa archaeological museum are some of the best attractions on Vis island. You can experience the beauty of the beaches, sea caves, Greek and Roman ruins, sea villas and islets. Try visiting this amazing island on your Croatia trip!

9. Krk Croatian islands

Krk island in Croatia
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Krk is one of the hustling Croatian islands in the Adriatic sea. It is also one of the top-rated islands in Croatia. This stunning island houses an ancient cathedral built in the 5th century, stone Corinthian stone columns, Frankopan castle with centuries-old stone passages and the Franciscan monastery. The Koslijun island, Vrbnik wineries, sailing and water sports in Punat and Malinska beach are some of the top attractions of Krk island. And also, there are camping options on the Njivice beach. You can also taste some of the best choices of homemade wine and learn the traditional methods of winemaking at the wineries. Also, you can do cliff jumping, zip-lining, eat authentic Croatian food and sunbathe at the beaches. Krk is one of the busiest Croatian islands to visit on your Croatia vacation!

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10. Cres

Cres Croatian island
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Cres is a lively Croatian island in the Adriatic Sea. Cres town is significant for its Venetian Tower from the 16th century and Arsan Palace housing the Cres Museum and its local costumes, weapons and other relics. Towards the North, some rough trails run through the Tramuntana forest that is perfect for hiking. You can explore the beaches, sea caves, lush green forests, beach resorts and villas, traditional Mediterranean and Central European cuisine. Cres sail, Mali Bok, millennium-old buildings are some of the top attractions of this island. Also, you can go on an adventurous hunt on spotting the rare griffon vultures! In total, Cres is one of the fulfilling Croatian islands to visit on your Croatia tour!

Also, read- 9 must-try adventurous sports in Croatia on your vacation

 

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There are more stunning and mesmerising Croatian islands to visit in and around the country! There are more interesting things to do, places to explore, food to eat and adventurous things to try on the islands. You can just roam around because there are many free things to do in Croatia. Shopping is also very unique in Croatia because of the rare and antique collections of souvenirs that are available. Croatia is definitely one of the best destinations to visit anytime. Plan your Croatia vacation with Pickyourtrail for the best experience! Also, check out Croatia tour packages or Croatia honeymoon packages to know more about the itineraries and packages! And, you can also customise your Croatia Itinerary according to your likes, comfort and budget! Have an amazing vacation!

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