Are you looking for a place where you can relax and take a break from the busy routine? Do you want to explore a new culture and try new activities? If the answer is yes, then this is for you! You will find everything you need in Vis island.
What to do
Away from the busy life, the fuss of tourist destinations, lies the beautiful Vis island on the north eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea. This island is special for having many spectacular beaches, you will also be able to hire a scooter or a car and explore the island by yourself.
Hire a boat
Spend your day in a boat trip and enjoy the picturesque landscapes and the awesome view of the sea where you will be able to do many water activities like swimming, diving and snorkelling! You will also be able to have lunch in the boat.
Wander around the beautiful town of Komiza and explore the old stone fishing villages. Also, don’t miss tasting the very delicious sea food that is served there.
Visit tito’s cave
This is a historical site for those people who want to know more about the history and culture of Croatia. Back in 1944, Marshal Tito sheltered in this cave and it then became a touristic site. You will find many travel agencies planning excursions to it.
Visit the blue cave
Explore the spectacular Blue cave that lies in Bisevo island, a short hop from Vis. You will be astonished by the picturesque view of the blue water inside the cave. The best way visit is by booking a boat form Komiza.
Eat Lobster at Jastozera
Enjoy the fresh lobster that is served in tantalizing dishes. The restaurant is also very cool for having wooden planks where you will be seated, along the sea and near the cages of the lobsters.
Visit Vis town
For history lovers, Vis town is the oldest town on Vis island that holds many amazing ruins from the Roman and the Greek period. There are so many historical sites like old churches, villas and museums that date back to the 16th and the 17th century. The visit will tell you a lot about the culture and the history of Croatia.
- Do you know that the holly wood movie “Mama Mia” was filmed in Vis island?
- Don’t miss trying the grilled fish and the very delicious octopus’ salad in Vis island.
- Don’t miss visiting the archaeological museum in Vis town which includes many amazing Greek sculptures.
- The best time to visit Vis island is between May and September when it is warm and less rainy.