Hvar is a city and port on the island of Hvar, part of Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia. It is the largest settlement on the island of Hvar. It is situated on a bay in the south coast of the island, opposite from the other nearby towns of Stari Grad and Jelsa. Find property for sale in Hvar.
Hvar gained glory and power during Middle Ages being an important port within the Venetian, naval empire. The Roman settlement was located near the port, and the late antique at the foot of the hill, where the construction of town ramparts started after 1278. The centre of the old part of the town was formed in the 15th century. On the northern slope above the square, within the town ramparts are partly preserved palaces of the Hvar aristocracy. Today Hvar is an important tourist resort with a centuries-old tradition in tourism. Get your own property in Hvar.
The town of Hvar is the centre of the island’s tourism, one of the favorite destinations in Croatia and one of the most prominent and visited tourist centers in the whole Adriatic Sea. The main attractions are: pleasant climate, a lot of sunshine, natural beauties, various accommodation facilities, gastronomic offer, sports and recreational opportunities, active nightlife.
Hvar is a Croatian island in the Adriatic Sea, located off the Dalmatian coast. The island is approximately 80 km, east to west and is a popular tourist destination. Thanks to the mild climate, the warm winters and pleasant summers Hvar receives many guests, scientists and travellers, who are attracted by the dense mediterranean nature, rich tradition and arhitecture, and nightlife.
The island of Hvar is the queen of the Croatian Dalmatian islands. It has been famous since the antique because of its important strategic and nautical position, the rich of the various historical periods, the culture and natural monuments and the literature. Buy your real-estate (flat, apartment, house, luxury villa, land or business/commercial property) in Hvar.
The major divisions of Hvar island include:
HVAR TOWN is the largest settlement on the island
STARI GRAD, located on the north part of the island. Stari Grad is the main seaport on the island; most visitors arrive here via car ferries from Split.
JELSA is a town in the central-northern part of the island.
VRBOSKA is a small town in the northern part of the island.
SUCURAJ is a picturesque small town on the east cape of the island Hvar in Croatia. Thanks to the very mild climate and beautiful countryside, many tourists come to Sucuraj. The town is the official centre of the east part of the island.
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