Island Hvar

The island of Hvar is among the most popular tourist destinations in Croatia. With its mild climate and largest average of sunny days in Europe, it provides the perfect environment for harvesting wine grapes, figs, almonds & lavender. The island prides itself on this cultivation and has been doing it for centuries. Visitors will enjoy the expansive views of lavender fields and vineyards.Island Hvar and Pakleni islands from the airIsland Hvar vineyardsIsland Hvar - Red rocksAside from fields of lavander the island is covered with vineyards. The southern slopes of the island are endowed with dry and sunny days, because of which it is not necessary to treat the grape for parasites, and so they yield the highest quality red wine among which is the most famous plavac.Island Hvar vineyardsMore photos: Photo gallery