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Must visit fascinating Galesnik

The first of Pakleni islands,near from riva....Do not miss your complete enjoyment in... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
A mini Split

This is a wonderful little gem of an island. Small but has it all, lovely streets, great people... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
New York/Jersey
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Sep 16, 2017
“Must visit fascinating Galesnik”
Jul 14, 2017
“Very strange place”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Hvar, Hvar Island, Croatia
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

The first of Pakleni islands,near from riva....Do not miss your complete enjoyment in food,drink,swiming,jumping.....Recomand:) Friendly stuff&exellent service

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank compart2015
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

First the guys on aliminium boat made us a problem to ancor, than we finally suceed and went to the restaurant which is in fact the old prison which welcome you with a hudge plate stating that croatian comunists were tortured there. We were almost...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank alexeyk100
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is a wonderful little gem of an island. Small but has it all, lovely streets, great people watching, lovely harbor, charming alleys with charing shops. It's a bit expensive by Croatian standards. There is one person here you need to know. Vinkica, the director...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Townie-TRIP
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Everything was excellent, the food, the service and, of course, the ambient. The fantastic view on Hvar sets a romantic atmosphere that a few can rival.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank TravelTom_29
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Heaven on the earth,it is a piece of pure nature in a 21st century. Blue sea,rocks,nature...all in all amazing Dalmatia.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank PatrickCCC
Reviewed 1 October 2015

We took the "Port of Hvar" boat over to the island in the evening for dinner. It's free of charge if you eat at the restaurant. Just ask the guys in the port of hvar office for them to radio the boat to come pick...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank AnitaH4300
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Galesnik Island is directly across from the Harbour of Hvar, and is a lovely retreat from the hustle of Hvar. The day we were there, we were the only ones on the island with the exception of the caretakers, and enjoyed a relaxing swim, sun...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank TravelingJ2014
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