Primosten, originally an islet linked to the mainland via a causeway, is a town in the south of Croatia, located between Trogir and Sibenik, with incredible beaches and incomparable views of the Adriatic. With a total area of just 92 square kilometres, it has a fascinating history - having been ruled by the Turkish Empire - which is reflected in the local culture and architecture. It’s among the top coastal tourism destinations in Croatia due to the preservation of the picturesque style, with its charming traditional houses and restaurants. It also offers beautiful bays, between rocks and turquoise sea, where spending your vacation is a privilege. A crewed or bareboat yacht charter in Primosten is definitively a good idea because you will be able to get the most out of the Mediterranean and enjoy sun, the sea and a sailing trip.
Besides beautiful beaches and crystal clear water, the city is also known for its popular donkey races and vineyards. The entire vineyard territory has become a UNESCO World Heritage site. Sail to this gorgeous area, perhaps on board a stunning Sunsail catamaran, either crewed or bareboat and witness his sight for yourself on your yacht charter sailing holiday.
The climate gives you mild winters, hot summers and average temperatures that range from 7ºC in winter to 25ºC in summer – perfect for a sailing holiday on a yacht charter on board a luxury bareboat or crewed catamaran or boat like the Sunsail model. The average daylight hours are between 9 and 12 a day depending on the season and, what is great, about 10 sunshine hours during summer. Rainfall season takes place in winter but, in general, the entire region has a very dry climate. Sea temperatures are quite warm year round, with an average of 15ºC in autumn and winter and reaches up to 25ºC in summer, which makes a yacht charter here an ideal holiday spot. It’s a suitable sailing destination during the entire year but it is particularly idyllic during spring and autumn, when you can enjoy the beach and the sea with nice weather without the summer crowds.
Use this port town as the base to explore the Dalmatian coast. Go sailing and moor your crewed or bareboat yacht in destinations such as; Dubrovnik, Korcula, Skradin, Kornati, Trogir, Sibenik, Split and many more destinations in Croatia and Dalmatia. Rent one of aBoatTime’s bareboat or crewed yachts or join a flotilla and sail to different islands and marinas every day during your yacht charter holiday!
During your sailing holiday, you should check out the extensive agro tourism offer, especially if you wish to taste the wines of this region and traditional dishes representative of the healthy cuisine. This town has lovely restaurants and wineries, at cost-effective prices. While quite calm and peaceful during the day, the area also boasts an active nightlife. During the yacht charter high season you will find that every pub, club or café is open until very late, thus giving you the opportunity to sample as many venues as you wish.
This town lies on the Dalmatian coast and has access to the Adriatic Sea, so sailing and diving are two of the main activities here. During your yacht charter holiday you can not only enjoy its spectacular beaches and coves, but also find a wide choice of cultural activities and sightseeing. Some of the main attractions are: Bucavac, the rural households, promenades and St. George Church, which dates back to 1760. If you wish to spend your next vacation on the Croatian coast and get the most out of Croatia, a yacht charter is the best choice to enjoy the beach and culture during a sailing trip.
On the Dalmatian parts of the Adriatic and Mediterranean you will be able to swim, try out scuba diving, snorkel and other sports if you feel up to it. Sailing in Croatia is an incredible experience due to the beauty of its landscapes: hills and rocks, blue and turquoise waters, delightful towns and more than 1180 islands from north to south. Only 66 islands have residential areas, so the rest of them are uninhabited and offer unspoilt scenery and sparkling ocean. Natural parks with mountains and forests are very close to the coastline, making these landscapes even more idyllic. Interesting places to visit in the same region are the Kornati National park and the cities of Trogir and Split.
If you opt of a yacht charter holiday, you will have infinite possibilities available to you, spending each day on a different beach or cove, you will be able to combine the sailing experience with water sports, tourist visits or a walk through its natural parks.
The Kremik Marina is very close and it has connections with different cities. It provides the necessary services, but it is also possible to moor your boat in Split or Sibenik, as in those places more services and commodities are provided.
There are some beautiful beaches in the area, some of them are:
It is one of the jewels of the Croatian landscape. It presents a landscape of turquoise water, fine white sand and a rich pine forest few meters from the shoreline. This beach offers the opportunity to snorkel several meters underwater and swim with the local fauna in crystal clear sea. In addition, the beaches are ideal for slow sailing while enjoying the views.
It appears in all the major guides as one of the best beaches in the country. It’s a narrow white sand beach of crystal waters, perfect to enjoy it on your yacht charter.
The local cuisine has its influence from Greek and Italian cultures, and later in the gastronomy of the French cuisine. Olive oil and good wine are two main ingredients in a meal. Fish and seafood cooked with rice, lamb, etc. There is also a notorious Italian influence in the region.
So come on a crewed or bareboat yacht charter holiday with aBoatTime and sail around one of the most idyllic sailing destinations in Europe. Sail to a marina of your choice every day, visit islands and new beaches and make sure to go sailing on your yacht to interesting and exciting destinations in Croatia like Korcula, Skradin, Trogir, Krka, Kremik, Sibenik, Kornati, Dubrovnik and many more locations in the Croatian region, Dalmatia, the Adriatic and also the rest of Croatia. Don’t miss out on an amazing sailing holiday!
Primosten has a Mediterranean climate, with mild winters, hot summers and average temperatures that range from 7ºC in winter to 25ºC in summer. The average daylight varies between 9 and 12 hours a day depending on the season and, which is great, about 10 sunshine hours during summer. Rainfall season takes place in winter but, in general, the entire region has a very dry climate.
Sea temperatures are quite warm year round, with an average of 15ºC in autumn and winter and reaches up to 25ºC in summer, which makes a yacht charter in Primosten an ideal holiday spot. Primosten is a suitable sailing destination during the entire year but it is particularly idyllic during spring and autumn, when you can enjoy the beach and the sea with nice weather without the summer crowds.
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Primosten's proximity to the coastal road, makes it an easy town to reach when you plan your yacht charter in Primosten.
The closest airport to Primosten is Split. It is one of the main airports in Croatia and offers daily flights with national and international airlines. Primosten is only 60 km away from Split.
There is a regular bus service to Primosten from both Split and Zagreb bus stations.
By train: Railway stations closest to Primosten are Split, Sibenik and Zadar.
The closest ports to Primosten are Split (61 km) and Zagreb (110 km). After that, take a bus or a car to reach Primosten.
Primosten is 60 km away from Split, 310 km from Rijeka and 350 km away from the city of Zagreb. It is easy to get to Primosten by car, taking the road E-65 if you wish to rent a car or use your own one.
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