Uber launched its speedboat service named UberBoat in Croatia which is a popular tourist destination in Europe. UberBoat Service will be connecting major tourist spots along the country’s Adriatic coast. UberBoat offers speedboats for up to 12 people. The Service has already been tested in Istanbul and Miami among other locations, and will operate in Croatia during the summer tourist season.
About UberBoat Service:
The service will be available, via the Uber app, from the cities of Split and Dubrovnik in the southern Adriatic as well as from the island of Hvar.
The price of hiring a speed boat for up to eight people to travel from Split to Hvar, for example, will cost HRK 2,600 ($400).
“UberBOAT offers two different services – transfer between the mainland and the island or speed boat rent for half-day or whole-day trips … There is no possibility to stay overnight on the boat nor to hire the boat without captain and sailors.”
The users will be able to define their own itinerary during daily trips or opt for an organized schedule involving some of the most popular destinations.