Tips and Tricks for Successful Sailing Adventure in the Adriatic

Tips and Tricks for Successful Sailing Adventure in the Adriatic

Embark on a thrilling sailing journey along the captivating Adriatic coastline of Croatia! With our expert tips and tricks, your sailing experience will not only be successful but also unforgettable.

Join us as we navigate the Adriatic waters, explore hidden gems, and immerse ourselves in the rich culture of the region. From prioritizing safety to mastering onboard utilities, our comprehensive guide ensures a seamless voyage. Prepare to set sail and discover the Adriatic's wonders like never before. Secure your spot today and let the Adriatic breeze lead you to unparalleled moments of bliss.

1. Prioritize Personal Safety

On deck:

  • Let our experienced crew guide you in safe embarkation and disembarkation.
  • Adhere to the "3 points rule" (2 feet + 1 arm) while navigating the deck.
  • Stay vigilant of potential hazards and refrain from stepping on hatches or windows.
  • Respect rope lines and avoid touching them unless instructed by the crew.
  • Keep the steering wheel area clear of personal belongings.
  • Wear appropriate sailing shoes and avoid open footwear.
  • Refrain from jumping on the front nets or wearing high heels.
  • Store shoes in designated shoe boxes

Entering the Water:

  • Only enter designated swimming areas specified by the skipper.
  • Non-swimmers or those with limited abilities should wear life jackets.
  • Avoid swimming under the influence of alcohol and stay within 100 meters of the boat.
  • Always swim under the direct supervision of the skipper.
  • Follow crew instructions regarding snorkeling gear and dry off before re-entering the vessel.


2. Uphold Rules for a Harmonious Experience

Inside the Vessel:

  • Keep the interior dry and refrain from smoking indoors.


  • Follow proper flushing procedures and avoid throwing debris in the toilet.

Follow Sustainable & Eco-Friendly Practices:

Take nothing but pictures; leave nothing but footprints.

Find out more about tips for sustainable and eco-friendly sailing.


3. Navigate Utilities Onboard with Ease


  • Familiarize yourself with electricity switches, WiFi access, and music connectivity.
  • Understand the operation of autopilot, GPS, and engine controls.
  • Locate safety essentials like life jackets, first aid kits, and the life raft.


  • Learn the location and usage of fridges, utensils, and ice-makers.

Water Animation Kit:

  • Take advantage of stand-up paddleboards, kayaks, and snorkeling equipment provided onboard.


4. Sail Safely and Responsibly

  • Trust our experienced crew to set the route based on weather forecasts and daily briefings.
  • Dinghy usage is reserved for the crew to ensure safe navigation.

5. Manage Finances Wisely


  • Plan for overnight berth fees in picturesque villages (cca 100 - 400 €) or buoys in quiet bays (40 -100€). Berth fees depend on the vessel size, location, and season.
  • Enjoy complimentary overnight buoys with a dinner arrangement.


  • Consider tipping between 10-20% in restaurants and for the crew, based on satisfaction.

6. Essential Packing for your Sailing Adventure in the Adriatic

  • Pack essential items, including sailing gloves, non-slip shoes, and appropriate clothing.
  • Don't forget sunscreen, headgear, personal medications, and hygiene items.
  • Prepare for colder months with waterproof attire and extra layers.
  • Remember to bring any necessary personal medications.

Find out more about tips on how to pack for a sailing holiday.


Experience Croatia's Enchanting Coastline with Us

Embark on a journey unlike any other as you explore the stunning Adriatic Sea aboard our meticulously maintained vessels. With a focus on safety, comfort, and unforgettable experiences, our crew is dedicated to ensuring your sailing adventure exceeds expectations.

Come aboard and discover Croatia's beauty from a unique perspective. Let the gentle breeze guide you as you sail through crystal-clear waters, explore hidden coves, and indulge in the rich culture and cuisine of the Adriatic coast.

Book your sailing experience today and make memories to last a lifetime. Croatia awaits – are you ready to set sail?

Feel free to get in touch!