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  • July 29, 2023

Captivating Pucisca charms visitors with incredible natural surroundings, remarkable architectural heritage, and timeless beauty. It is a worthwhile stop on a Croatian yacht charter itinerary.

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Stunning Brac Stone

As you approach the town on your yacht, you are immediately drawn to the dazzling white limestone adoring its buildings. This stunning stone is known as Brac stone. It has been quarried from local mines for centuries and is celebrated as some of the finest in the world.

Pucisca is home to the renowned Pucisca Stonemason School, which has a long-standing tradition of teaching the art of stonemasonry. Here, you can witness the skill and craftsmanship of the local artisans. They transform blocks of Brac stone into intricate sculptures, detailed facades, and decorative elements that adorn buildings worldwide.

Stonemasonry School

Pucisca | Natural Beauty

The beauty of Pucisca lies not only in its architectural splendor but also in its natural surroundings. The town has a stunning bay, providing the perfect backdrop for relaxation and tranquility. The sky-blue waters invite you to swim, while the pebble beaches offer a peaceful spot to sunbathe.

Traditional Dalmatian Architecture

As you wander through the narrow streets of Pucisca, notice the harmonious blend of traditional Dalmatian architecture and modern influences. Red-tiled roofs and wooden shutters give the town’s white stone houses a sense of authenticity. Stroll along the waterfront promenade and find many cafes, restaurants, and shops.

Places to Explore in Pucisca

Beyond the town itself, Pucisca offers numerous opportunities for exploration. Cruise to the nearby coves and hidden beaches, or venture into the island’s interior.

Hiking enthusiasts can tackle the challenging Vidova Gora, the highest peak in the Adriatic islands. The breathtaking panoramic views of the island and the surrounding archipelago are worth the climb.

Nearby towns include:

  • Postira
  • Povlja
  • Praznice
  • Gornji Humac

Nearby beaches and bays include:

  • Plaza Konopljikova
  • Bay Lovrecina
  • Bay Ducac
  • Bay Luke
  • Bay Konopjikova

8-Day Sample Itinerary Including Pucisca

Here is a sample 8-day itinerary that includes Pucisca. Please note that this is only a sample. We will work with you to craft a personalized trip based on your desires and interests. All itineraries are subject to change due to weather conditions during travel.

Day 1: Split

Arrive in Split and explore the historic Diocletian’s Palace if time allows. Meet your yacht and Captain at the ACI Marina. After settling in your cabin, the captain will have a brief safety meeting. Then, set sail for your first destination.

Day 2: Hvar

Wake to the delicious aroma of freshly brewed coffee. After a leisurely breakfast, go ashore and explore the glamorous island of Hvar. Visit the iconic Hvar Fortress or relax on the pristine beaches. Have lunch in town or return to the yacht.

In the evening, return to Hvar Town for some exciting nightlife.

Day 3: Vis

Sail to the secluded island of Vis, known for its untouched beauty. Discover the hidden Blue Cave and swim in its magical turquoise waters. Anchor in secluded bays and enjoy water activities like snorkeling and paddleboarding.

Day 4: Korcula

Cruise to the enchanting island of Korcula. Explore the medieval Old Town and visit Marco Polo’s birthplace. Savor a gourmet dinner at a local restaurant paired with regional wines.

Day 5: Mljet

Set sail to the stunning island of Mljet, known for its lush greenery. Visit Mljet National Park and its mesmerizing saltwater lakes. Enjoy a peaceful walk or bike ride through the island’s pristine nature.

Day 6: Dubrovnik

Cruise to the magnificent city of Dubrovnik, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the ancient city walls, stroll along Stradun, and visit historical landmarks. Indulge in a luxurious dinner at a rooftop restaurant overlooking the Adriatic Sea.

Day 7: Pucisca

Sail to the picturesque town of Pucisca on the island of Brac. Admire the famous Brac stone and visit the Stonemasonry School. Relax on the beautiful beaches and enjoy the tranquility of Pucisca.

Day 8: Solta and Return to Split

Cruise to the charming island of Solta. Explore the island’s charming villages and taste local olive oil and wine. Return to Split, disembark from the yacht, and depart with unforgettable memories.

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