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Laws and regulations on sailing in Croatia

According to Croatian law, at least one person on the vessel must posess valid nautical and VHF licences. So, if you don’t want to hire a skipper, in order to charter a boat, you must have valid licenses in addition to sailing experience.

Navigational and VHF licences in Croatia are issued by Port Authorities, and if you licence is issued in a foreign country, please check wheter it’s valid for Craotian territorial waters. To obtain the licence, one must take classes and pass exam that include theoretical and practical elements.

If you want to charter bareboat, you must send us copies of your licences in advance to confirm the booking. In case there is something wrong with your papers, we’ll inform you on time.
You must have the originals with you on board so don’t forget to take them.

Croatian laws are very strict on this issues and it is impossible to charter a boat without all necessary papers.

In addition to navigational and VHF licence, you must also have a certified crew list on board. We will get this document for you when you deliver us all needed information and give it to you when checking in. you must have this paper on board and crew must always be in accordance to it.
In case some changes in the crew occure during the sail, you must notifiy us immediately and get a new list.

If you want to try fioshing or some recreative sports diving ,you’ll need special permits. In order to be allowed to sports dive you must be a member of the Croatian Diving Asocciation. The membership is valid for one year, and you must be an experienced diver to join. On the fround of National Parks Mljet and Kornati Islands, you’ll also need special diving permits.
Sports and underwater fishing also regure special permits, and, if you’d like, we can get them for you. However, diving licence you’ll have to get yourself.

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Radek (Czech Republic), We are enjoying ourselves and the boat you provided enormously! Baska Voda is great and so is the boat. We like it here so much that we are definitely coming back this August. Sincerely Yours
Peter (Germany), We had a truly outstanding week, skipper, weather, destinations, boat… Everything just fine, and most enjoyable.
Colin (UK), We had a marvellous holiday and I am writing to thank you for all your help and assistance. The boat was presented in excellent condition, exceptionally clean and very well equipped. The team at Kremik were first class and I would ask that you thank them for all their efforts.
Having normally sailed in Greece and Turkey, we found the Croatia experience a refreshing change with beautiful scenery, unspoilt villages, excellent and varied food, first class marinas and friendly people. We crammed a great deal into the week and have come home with many happy memories - it was great holiday!
We'll be back!
Richard (UK), We had a most wonderful time. And we were looked after superbly by both you and the Marina office, in particular Anna who was brilliant and v helpful.
I will certainly be coming back to you. It was a great hols and we were treated professionally. Thank you for all you did to ensure all went well.
My best wishes and we will no doubt be in touch.
Giorgio (Italy), Thank you. The holiday was great and we'll definitely be coming back.
See you soon.
Alexander (Russia), Thank You a lot! That was amazing trip! You got a such a nice country! So nice people!
The nature is just perfect!
Thank You so much!
Regards.
Massimo (Italy), I just want to tell you that our experience sailing Croatia was absolutely positive. The marina staff was very friendly and helpful, they were of great assistance and gave us all necessary information. The boat was just as I had expected, clean and in good condition and we had no problems while sailing.
I was a bit worried something might go wrong because this was the first time we booked a charter through your agency and on-line but this experience proved us how efficient and reliable you are.
Congratulations and thank you. We will definitely be back and until then I send you kind regards.
Marko (Serbia), It was great meeting you.
The cruise was great. Our skipper was excellent; he thought us a thing or two about sailing, and showed us some beautiful places.
Thank you a lot.
Allan (UK), We would like to thank your company for a fantastic trip. In particular we were extremely happy with our captain. He was a superb captain and all of the crew was extremely pleased to have him on board. He also suggested a very enjoyable route for the trip. Our particular boat was also in perfect condition and we only had smooth sailing over the seven days.
I will definitely be recommending your company to friends who are interested in visiting Croatia.
Thanks again.
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