Vela Luka - Palagruža
Vela Luka - Palagruža
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We offer fast and reliable Taxi boat transfers. An experienced and licensed skipper transfers you to your destination of choice. What do you get when using private transfers, save money, time, in high season you avoid the crowds and waiting, and you get an unforgettable experience of traveling the Southern Adriatic by power boat.
Every year there is an increasing number of enthusiasts of lighthouses and deserted places, which are abundant in the southern Adriatic. This small island outpost is almost in the middle of the Adriatic and is just one of these places. Full of endemic plants which especially reveals its beauty in the springtime when the changing of rich colors to the island makes it magical. The stone lighthouse, built on the highest point of the island is a true monument to human effort and work. Archaeological research carried out on the island in the last ten years has proven that the island fascinated the Greek hero Diomedes, who found his peace there and according to legend, the god Zeus turned Diomedes sailors after their death into birds that still kept a watchful eye Diomedes grave. The place of departure is from the marine in the center of Vela Luka, unless otherwise agreed in advance of an alternative place of departure. On the island of Palagruza is only one place where a boat can dock into which is the sandy bay Zola. Throughout the island leads one path which the whole island's beauty can be discovered which then leads to the lighthouse. The maximum number of passengers is 8 or 10 depending on the powerboat size; the duration of the tour is 2 hours and 30 minutes. Included in the price is a maximum standby of one hour. For any longer delay, we must be notified in advance and the longer standby will change the base price of the transfer.
Depending on the availability of vessels, we can offer two different powerboats for the journey:
- JEANNEAU MERRY FISHER 700: passenger capacity is 8, length 7.20m, width 2.60m. It is equipped with an awning, oars, anchor, first aid, life jackets, in addition, has a small kitchen, toilet and bed. The power plant used Yanmar 140 hp, with a fuel capacity of 60 liters.
- JEANNEAU MERRY FISHER 750: passenger capacity is 10, length 7.50m, width 2.60m. It is equipped with an awning, oars, anchor, first aid, life jackets, in addition, has a small kitchen, toilet and bed. The power plant used Volvo D4 300 hp, with a fuel capacity of 260 liters.
The price of the transfer includes experienced skipper and passenger insurance.