Allow yourself to be charmed by the magical old town, the paradisiacal beaches and the lively streets.
The Venetian and Roman ruins of Zadar show the rich past of this Dalmatian city.
This Adriatic city offers not only natural, historical and religious wonders, but also a first class gastronomy.
Explore beautiful beaches and romantic bays with turquoise waters while being surrounded by an idyllic natural environment.
Enjoy Mediterranean comforts in its quirky winding streets, the medieval quarter transmits a special charm.
Embark on a journey through time and follow in the footsteps of important artists and writers.
You can find a boat charter in Croatia with a skipper or without on the Nautal website. Search for sailboats, catamarans, motorboats, yacht charters and more in Croatia and/or in the world. Flexible cancellation or date changes up to 15 days before check in is allowed on selected boats.
The word is out: boat hire in Croatia is an excellent and inexpensive choice. The numerous ports and marinas in which you can start your Croatia sailing charter are known worldwide for very reasonable prices, and there are lots of bargains to be held. Anybody aiming to sail in the Mediterranean for a reasonable price, either with or without a skipper for a week or so, would be well advised to rent a boat in Croatia. There are over five thousand boats to rent, of every type and size. Although it is most popular to rent a sailboat in Croatia due to the usually perfect sailing conditions of the Adriatic sea, we also offer a wide range of yacht and catamaran rentals. Enjoy your Croatia sailing charter with friends or family on one of our boat options.
The price of boat rental in Croatia is dependent on a number of different factors. Some of these include the duration of your trip, the number of people, the season, and the type of boat, as well as whether you’re looking for a bareboat charter in Croatia or would prefer to rent with a skipper. Below is a list of prices according to boat type.
Yacht rental in Croatia can cost anywhere from around $5978 a week.
To rent a sailboat in Croatia, you should expect to pay anywhere from $683 per week in low season, but this price will go up to around $1728 per week in high season.
To rent a motorboat in Croatia, you will usually pay around $95 a day and $497 a week in high season, but this drops to $47 a day and $331 a week in low season.
Croatia jet ski rentals typically cost anywhere from just $1 for a day or $8 for a week.
RIB charters cost anywhere from around $178 for a day and $1243 for a week in high season, or $118 for a day and $829 for a week in low season.
Gulet hire in Croatia will normally cost at least $5895 for a week in high season, but this decreases to $4522 for a week in low season.
For fishing charters in Croatia, you should expect to pay anywhere from $1065 per day or $6629 per week.
Catamaran sailing holidays in Croatia will usually cost at least $6333 a week in high season and just $1160 a week in low season.
During a yacht rental in Croatia it is important to know that there are inclusive and additional costs such as skippers and chartered crew members. Check with the owner to know more.
Set sail to explore remote beaches or to different areas of the Croatian coast. There are endless beach destinations, attractions, water sports, party places, culture stops to choose from!
Harbour hotspots such as Split are rich in culture as it only takes a short stroll around the historic city centre to see that you are walking amongst the remains of an ancient palace. If you rent a boat in Split, you will have access to many islands closeby such as Brac, Solta and Hvar islands, allowing you to experience the best of both worlds. There are many watersport and cave tour activities available, you need only walk along the dock to find the various stalls and companies.
Rent a boat in Zadar and enjoy your time ashore discovering the Roman and Venetian Ruins in the old town, as well as the Sea Organ, an incredible colossal harmonica which is played by the ocean, not to mention the solar-panelled dance floor which lights up in the evening. Discover family friendly islands such as Pašman and Ugljan with the clearest water in the entire Adriatic.
Alternatively, dock your boat in the coastal city of Pula, where you can admire the ancient amphitheatre within just a few minutes’ walk.
Yes, it is possible to find a boat hire in Croatia either with or without a skipper.
Boat rental in Croatia with a skipper is ideal if you want to be guided through the best places in the area and get the most out of your sailing experience. An additional cost of a skipper starts from $150 per day. A skippered yacht is a great option if you would like to focus on relaxing and enjoying the water with your friends and family!
You can rent a boat in Croatia without a skipper if you have the appropriate licence or if there are boats available to rent that do not require a licence. It is without a doubt a great idea to be the captain of your own boat if you are an experienced sailor. There are boats available to sail in Croatia even if you do not have a license. To sail the boat yourself without a skipper, a navigation license and VHF will be required. Check with the owner for more details.
The sailing season typically runs from May to September. Summer is ideally the best time to sail with peak months reeling in sunseekers in need of vitamin D and sea air. In June temperatures vary from 22°C to 28°C. Don´t forget your sunscreen in July and August with hot dry weather, the temperatures reach around 30°C during the day!
Spring and Autumn can be great seasons for avoiding tourists and finding more seclusion and retreat, though there are cooler temperatures. During high season, the wind is usually force 3 - 4 blowing in a north-westerly direction.
In Croatia you can find sailboats, catamarans and motorboats in their different ports. The most requested sites by sailors that want to rent a boat in Croatia are:
These ports coincide with the largest range of boats available for rent in Croatia on the Nautal website.
You’ll be pleased to hear that for boat rentals in Dubrovnik and also in Split, you can find direct flights to their airports, Dubrovnik (DBV) and Split (SPU). Pula airport (PUY) and Rijeka airport (RJK) are smaller airports, yet still have direct flights to other locations in Europe. You can also find direct flights to the mainland capital Zagreb (ZAG) and catch a regional flight to a smaller, more local airport. Train services are networked more inland as opposed to along the coast, with boat and bus being the main means of transport elsewhere.