BLUE CAVE- Hvar /Split departures
ONE EXCURSION WITH THE TOP HIGHLIGHTS OF VIS ISLAND AND THE BEST LOCAL STORIES!
Visit the famous BLUE CAVE on Bisevo Island. Explore the amazing GREEN CAVE on the little islet Ravnik and take a swim in the most beautiful bay on Vis island and beyond - STINIVA BAY.
Take a stroll through the most fisherman‘s town in Croatia - KOMIZA, where you can visit the Fisherman's museum and see the world famous gajeta Falkusa -traditional sailing boat. Discover the SUBMARINE TUNNEL JASTOG located near Vis town.
9.30- GREEN CAVE
The tour of the famous Green Cave which is located on the open-sea side of the islet Ravnik, known for the visible green beam of light that penetrates through the opening on its top and breaks on the sea surface. You can swim and discover this green underwater world.
After visiting Green cave, visit to the most beautiful and attractive bay on the island of Vis and throughout the region. Upon passing through a narrow passage, the true beauty of Stiniva is revealed.
Stiniva was created a long time ago when a huge cave collapsed, forming Stiniva cove and the two huge cliffs that enclose the cove and form its entrance, once used to be the entrace to the cave. Passing through Stiniva‘s gates will give you the feeling you are entering a Roman amphitheatre. Stiniva cove has been protected as a Croatian natural monument since 1967.
11.30 -BLUE CAVE VISIT /BISEVO ISLAND
Finaly we are on Bisevo Island, and we believe that seeing the Blue Cave will be a highlight of your holiday! You will get off the boat and your skipper will provide you the tickets for the Blue Cave and will take you to small wooden boats ( owned by a concessionaire) which will take you inside the cave. The entrance is really small, so at one moment you will have to crouch in the center of the boat while the sailor takes you inside. After seeing the remarkable Blue Cave we will visit Komiza town.
14.00-KOMIZA TOWN WALK & LUNCH BREAK
Komiza is a picturesque fisherman’s town with the most sunny days year round, hundred-year-old carob trees, picturesque stone houses, and mediterranean herbs and vinyards covering the hillsides. A long fishing tradition is present everywhere. One of the most powerful marks is the Gajeta Falkuša- a famous fishermen’s boat, a highlight of that tradition.
16.00 -SUBMARINE TUNNEL
Probably you have heard that Vis island was strategically significant in the Adriatic and was fought over in many naval battles. The Submarine tunnel was built in the early 80's of the last century and is embedded in a massiverock in the bay called Parja. The tunnel was used as a secondary
16.30- Departure to Hvar/Split
Back to Hvar at 17.00, Back to Split at 18.15
Hvar port at 8.30 /Split port at 7.45 am
TYPE OF TOUR
Sea tour, nature, adventure
All day excursion
TYPE OF THE BOAT
Motor boat/yacht , 400 HP, with two crew members, salon , toilet
Each group 12 pax / Private tour on request
Excursion depends on weather conditions. Schedule of departures can be changed. Excursion is appropriate for children. Tickets for the Blue and Green cave are not in the price. Lunch optional in Komiza town in the local restaurants.
WHAT YOU WILL VISIT:
SUBMARINE TUNNEL JASTOG
FROM 1ST OF JULY TO 1ST OF SEPTEMBER - 32 €/PERSON
If you want to visit the Blue Cave during the high season and you are accommodated in Split, it is possible without high expenses, with the budget from 32 €/person.
You can take the morning ferry from Split to Vis island at 9.00 am. Arrival to Vis island at 11.20.
At 11.20 local bus in the ferry port can transfer you from Vis town to Komiža town.
At 12.00 we will navigate the speed boat to the Blue cave. From Komiža to Biševo island (Mezoporat bay) it takes only 15-20 minutes by speed boat
When you arrive to Mezoporat bay, your skipper will give you the entrance ticket for the Blue cave and small wooden boats will take you into the Blue cave.
After seeing the Blue cave, around 2 pm , return to Komiža.
Ferry back to Split is at 6 pm, and you have still enough time to explore the Vis island, take a swim or have a good lunch.
Speed boat trip to Biševo island (Blue cave)
Entrance ticket to the Blue cave
Speed boat capacity: 12 persons maximum
Ferry tickets Split - Vis - Split are not in the price and you can buy them directly in Jadrolinija ticket office or see more info on Jadrolinija web page www.jadrolinija.hr. Local bus ticket Komiza/Vis and reverse not included -approx 3.5 EUR/pers. one way.