When to Go
If you visit the Palagruza islands with your own boat, be careful. The winds, tides and shallows make navigation a challenge. But if you can manage to land, you'll be rewarded with a place of otherworldly beauty. Overhead, the jagged white cliffs are spotted with brush and underwater lies some of Croatia's best scuba diving. Individual scuba diving is prohibited though; you'll have to come with a group. On Veliki Palagruza lies Roman pottery dating from the Neolithic period and a rich variety of endemic flora and fauna.
There is no regular transport to the islands. Either you have your own boat or you make arrangements with the lighthouse keeper who can transport you from Korcula.
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