Adriatic - northern coast of the Island of Hvar
Tel.:+385 21 774-018
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VHF Channel 17
Vrboska is a town and inlet on the northern
side of the island of Hvar situated at the end of the long and narrow inlet. When
approaching from the north the island of Zečevo can be used as a landmark. On Zečevo
there is a lighthouse (Fl 5s 11m 5M), the latitude and longitude of which are 43°11,5 N
16°42,1' E. After rounding Glavica Peninsula, ACI marina Vrboska comes in sight.
|At night one should steer towards the red lighthouse
(Fl R 3s 6m 5M) which marks the entrance to the harbor of Jelsa. When the lighthouse on
Cape Križ (Fl 2s 5m 5M) comes in sight, the lights of ACI marina Vrboska will be visible
as well. Those who approach from the south will reach the marina by following the eastern
coast of the island of Hvar. At night they will see all three above mentioned lighthouses.
At the head of the eastern pier of Jelsa, behind the ACI marina there is a permanent red
light. The ACI piers are lighted as well. The marina is well protected from all winds.