The best quiet beach holidays in Europe
2/10 Pelješac, Croatia
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Only two hours north of Dubrovnik, the Pelješac peninsula is in the heart of the wine-making region of Croatia. Blessed with glorious clear-watered caves, families can enjoy soft shingle beaches at Orebi or water sports at Viganj. You can all enjoy an array of harbour side restaurants in Loviste which lies at the furthest tip of the peninsula, and even gourmet seafood at Mali Ston. You can even buy the region’s famed earthy red wines directly from the vineyard’s to enjoy back at your villa.
Flights: Flights to Pelješac take around two hours and 40 minutes with prices starting from £305
Where to stay: The Apartments Tatjana offer a two bedroom apartment for families starting from £657 for seven nights