The economy of Hvar island
The island’s economy is based mainly on tourism, but fishing and agriculture also play an essential role. Olive oil from Hvar is world-renowned for its quality. The island also boasts domestic wines, which have won various world awards. In addition, the island is known for its beautiful beaches and turquoise clear sea.
Olive groves, oleanders, kumquats, vineyards, figs, oranges, lemons, intoxicating scents of lavender, rosemary rippling through all corners of the island with a harmonious connection of natural beauty and mysterious history, the number of historical monuments only multiplies its fairytale atmosphere.