Before you check out our list of real estate Hvar, read this short intro… The island of Hvar, located off the coast of Dalmatia, is known as the sunniest Croatian island due to its amazing 2175 hours of sunlight per year. The island’s prime location and excellent Mediterranean climate have been attracting tourists for centuries.The island’s rich fertile coastal plains, numerous water springs, and lush nature make it unusual for the region, and one of Croatia’s greenest islands.Today, Hvar boasts 11 thousand inhabitants, mostly in the cities of Hvar, Jelsa and Stari Grad. The town of Hvar is the main town of the island, and also its main port and cultural center.Hvar is one of the most popular Dalmatian islands, and as such is extremely well connected to the Croatian mainland. All of the towns on Hvar are connected with bus lines, and the island itself is connected with ferry lines to the nearby towns of Split, Zadar, Rijeka and even Dubrovnik. Ferry lines also run in between all of the islands in the Hvar archipelago.Due to it being a prime tourist spot, it’s rich cultural heritage, persevered nature, and growing industry, real estate in the whole of Hvar and especially in the town of Hvar is highly sought after.