Boat rental in Komiža
GAJETA FALKUSA — SAILING BOAT (2006)
Description of PINO's sailboat
Gajeta Falkuša / Rare vintage traditional wooden sailboat / All inclsuive offer
A Falkuša is a traditional fishing boat used by fishermen from the town of Komiža on the island of Vis. Falkuša is a subtype of gajeta, a traditional Dalmatian fishing sailboat. Its design was adapted to specific needs of Komiža fishermen, who went to long fishing expeditions in the open seas, providing them sailing speed and practical characteristics for fish transport. This was a unique practice in the Adriatic and Mediterranean. In the 16th century in Komiža bay more then hundred falkuša's were operating. Komiža was the center of fishing industry in the Adriatic. On each boat there were 5 crew members and they were sailing to the most distant locations using sails and rows. Sailing to distant island of Palagruža is the oldest known off-shore regatta in Mediterranean! Join our crew on the most authentic cruise in Croatia and enjoy on board in this fantastic all inclusive offer. Contacu us through Click&Boat for any questions before booking!
Services of the sailboat
Location of the sailboat: KOMIZA OR VIS, Komiža
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