Old village of Brusje on Hvar

Hike & Traditional Lunch in Hvar's Lost Villages


Ditch the crowds, get off the beaten path, and enjoy a unique exploration of the island of Hvar. With a local guide, you'll hike through the island's stunning countryside, traversing hills, passing through hidden villages, and absorbing the traditional architecture. You'll learn about the traditional ways of life that still inhabit Hvar while enjoying the island's beautiful nature.

As you make your way toward the village of Malo Grablje, you'll follow the island's old trail. This route was the main road connecting Hvar Town with Stari Grad to the north in the Middle Ages. Listen to stories from your guide about the island's history as you hike from village to village. Along the way, you'll stop at a quaint restaurant for an authentic Croatian lunch. The traditional cooking method includes a "peka," an iron bell covered in hot embers.

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