Hidden Gems

Visit beautiful Milna with boat hire in Croatia

By Jenny Wilson
on  March 17, 2016

Brac is one of the most popular islands with those who boat hire in Croatia, offering a very varied experience. In addition to the glorious beaches and busy leisure scene, the island is home to some of the most enchanting authentic villages. If you want to try a true taste of Dalmatia, a visit to the pretty village of Milna is thoroughly recommended.

Hiring a yacht - Authentic Croatian experiences

Milna is known locally as the Bay of a Thousand Ships and has a long and rich nautical history. Its convenient location and reputation as a safe harbour means sailors have been travelling through here for hundreds of years; in addition, many of the country’s ships were built here using techniques sometimes a still employed today. Much of Milna is focused on its sea-faring heritage and it is one of Dalmatia’s most popular fishing villages with visitors.

In addition to the port, the Baroque church is a well-loved attraction and features some lovely works of art inside. Those who want to make the most of the surrounding waters can enjoy scuba diving or fishing while they are here; alternatively, simply enjoy the beautiful scenery and take a gentle stroll among the many vineyards and olive groves for sheer, charming bliss.

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