Croatia, a country with a perfect blend of natural wonders and ancient charm. It has become a hotspot for those seeking adventure, island hopping and a chance to tick of bucket list sights. With its breathtaking coastline, historical towns, and ties to the epic series Game of Thrones, Croatia offers an incredible summer trip. Here's a run down of Croatia's Game of Thrones filming locations and UNESCO World Heritage Sites, across Hvar, Split, Dubrovnik, and the stunning Mljet National Park.





Hvar, an island paradise known for a beautiful marina, stunning beaches, lavender fields, and buzzing nightlife. For Game of Thrones fans, Hvar sets the stage as the filming site for the majestic city of Meereen, the hub of intrigue and power in the fictional world of Essos. Immerse yourself in the Old Town's alleys, climb up to the Fortica fortress for panoramic views, and watch over the island's beautiful shores.


Hvar isn't just a playground for fantasy; it's full of cultural hotspots too. Delve into the history of St. Stephen's Cathedral, marvel at the grandeur of the Arsenal, and find serenity at the Franciscan Monastery. And when hunger strikes, indulge in the island's foodie delights, from fresh seafood to locally-produced wines, served up in charming harbour-side resturant. Aperol anyone?




Our adventure continues to Split, a vibrant city where ancient history and modern life collide. As a filming location for Game of Thrones, Split takes center stage as the majestic backdrop for scenes in the city of Meereen and the palace of Daenerys Targaryen. Explore the walls of Diocletian's Palace, stroll along the budy Riva promenade, and discover hidden gems in the city's maze-like streets.

But Split also a living testament to Croatia's rich heritage. Here you can lose yourself in the grandeur of Diocletian's Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that provides ancient charm at every turn. A walking tour is the perfect way to experience this!




Next up is Dubrovnik, the stunnign city on the Adriatic coast and a must-visit destination. Known as the real-life King's Landing in Game of Thrones, Dubrovnik's medieval walls, red-roofed buildings, and stunning vistas of the azure sea draw in millions of visitors each year! Follow in the footsteps of your favorite characters as you wander through the Old Town's cobbled streets, climb the city walls for breathtaking views, and immerse yourself in the city's rich cultural heritage.

Beyond its Game of Thrones fame, Dubrovnik boasts a wealth of UNESCO-listed treasures, including its well-preserved Old Town and the majestic Fort Lovrijenac. Explore the city's museums, galleries, and churches, and savor the flavors of Dalmatian cuisine at local eateries tucked away in hidden corners.



Mljet National Park

Mljet National Park, a tranquil and beautiful spot nestled on the island of Mljet. As one of Croatia's eight national parks, Mljet offers a sanctuary for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers alike. Embark on a bike trail through lush forests, kayak along tranquil lakes, and discover hidden coves along the island's rugged coastline.

But Mljet isn't just about scenic landscapes; it's also full of interesting history and legends. Visit the picturesque St. Mary's Island and its Benedictine monastery, said to date back to the 12th century, and immerse yourself in the island's timeless allure.



Whether you're drawn to Croatia for the nightlife, the GOT spots, UNESCO bucket list sights or for the food! Island hopping around this country promises an unforgettable trip filled with adventure, a great night out, and an amazing tan too. From the sunny shores of Hvar to the ancient streets of Dubrovnik, each destination offers a perfect blend of culture, beauty, and excitement that will leave you longing for more. So pack your bags, gather your mates, and set off on the ultimate Croatian Island Hopping Adventure!


Fancy having a sneak peak at out 8 day sailing adventure? Check out this video below!




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