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Biograd na Moru is a harbor city, located between Zadar and Sibenik in northern Dalmatia. Even though it is small, its indented parts and beautiful nature welcome many boaters each year. It is an ideal starting place for your sailing holiday as you will find several marinas there, with excellent facilities at your disposal. Besides, the charming beaches and crystal clear water enable joyful watersport activities and just stimulate you to rent a yacht and explore around.
Biograd has a rich and long history. It was once the capital of the Croatian Kingdom. However, the city has been destroyed multiple times, leading to the very little old town remains. The town museums, the remarkable 17th-century Baroque parish church, and the remains of a Roman villa present the history of the region of Biograd na Moru.
Biograd provides a great atmosphere with beautiful promenades next to the sea. The central location in the Adriatic Sea serves as a meeting place for sailors from all around the world. Moreover, the population of Biograd is a proud owner of several international awards for clean and well-kept public space.
The climate in Biograd Na Moru can be described as warm and temperate. The winters are quite calm, and January is the coldest month with an average daily temperature of 6,1 degrees celsius. Moreover, there is a significant rainfall level during spring and autumn. However, the rain does not stop any tourists from the idea to rent a yacht and explore the territory.
Summertime starts with a daily average temperature of 14,4 degrees celsius and increases up to 23,6 degrees celsius. That is the average daily temperature during the warmest and driest month - July.
The city of Biograd is open for tourists all year long. However, if you are wondering what the perfect time is for a sailing holiday, you might consider the months of May, June, September, and October. These are the best months with an average temperature of 20 degrees celsius - not too hot, not too chilly, just perfect to rent a boat. In addition, you are avoiding this way the hottest months of the summer - July, and August.
The months of April, May, and June are the busiest touristy months of the year. They are also with the highest accommodation prices as it is the high season for the region.
However, if you are sailing in exactly that period, you can still practice social distancing. As you will rent a yacht, you will sail to different islands nearby, and you will explore the sea world around. This way, you can keep quiet some distance from the crowd and enjoy a relaxing sailing holiday.
The region of Biograd na Moru has many attractions and islands to offer. To start with, there are three national parks - Paklenica, Kornati, and Krka. Also, the lovely gems around the coast offer many watersports activities and enable you to discover the magnificent underwater life.
One of the first places to rent a yacht is the Kornati National park. Called "nautical paradise," this beautiful place archipelago consists of 89 islands, islets, and also reefs. The park is open for visitors and sailors who want to discover the beauty of this uninhabited wild destination.
Besides, another attraction for watersports enthusiasts is a fantastic and vibrant underwater world. With 850 animal species and underwater flower plants that cover the bottom, snorkeling can be a quite thrilling experience.
The climate at the Kornati park is rainy in the autumn and hot and dry in the summer. During the hottest months of the year - July and August, the average daily temperature is 25 degrees Celsius, and sunshine hours are a lot.
The island of Pasman is another sailing destination that you can rent a boat to while in Biograd. Being very close to the coast of Biograd, Pasman is visited daily by boat or ferry trips with tourists, who are willing to discover this beautiful place. It is a channel of big and small islands which you can reach by renting a boat.
A quite interesting island is the Galesnjak island. This inhabited "island of love" is well-known due to its unusual shape - the shape of a heart. Many tourists sail around it just because it looks romantic and has a heart-shaped land that is covered with green, beautiful nature.
Tubber yacht charter company offers you to go on a sailing holiday with a skippered yacht. If you choose the skippered one, you can enjoy your relaxing sailing trip while the crew and captain will navigate the yacht.
However, if you choose to rent a yacht and sail bareboat, then you will need a valid sailing license category B.
Whichever option you choose, Tubber will support you throughout your holiday with 24/7 customer service!
Depending on the season you will be sailing in, there are things that you should not forget to put in your sailing baggage.
If you are sailing during the cold seasons around January, don't forget the light gloves and socks. You will also need a bit warmer footwear and a waterproof jacket as it will be rainy sometimes.
If you are planning your sailing holiday in the summertime, then you can get light shorts, t-shirts, and dresses. A light jacket, sunscreen, and stable footwear for the boat are also essential parts of your luggage. Add the sunglasses, umbrella, and sandals, and you are ready to sail!
Islands like Otok Planac, Pašman, Sveta Katarina, and many more, are just waiting to be explored! Many astonishing gems and spectacular nature are awaiting you to discover on your sailing trip. To fully explore the region’s natural beauty, charter a yacht, motorboat, or catamaran and enjoy an unforgettable experience in Croatia.