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Every year a large number of divers from different countries come to Brac. The popularity of the island among the divers is easy to explain: there are sets for experienced underwater swimmers and for the beginners, the price of equipment rental is not too high and there is a large number of various diving centers. The underwater world of the water area of ​​the island is very rich, here you can see more than three hundred different representatives of the Mediterranean marine world. However, in addition to the observation of the flora and fauna living under the water, you can admire the stunning scenery.
The Croatians surprisingly combined the features of the Slavs, Romans, Turks, and many others, for centuries being close to completely different neighbors in terms of culture and perception … Open
For example, Lucice cave, which can be found on the south-eastern side of the island, has a spacious camera at a depth of 15 meters and two tunnel sleeves that drop to 30 and 44 meters, respectively. Drasine Cave is very shallow, its maximum depth is 8 meters, but here you can see the remains of a mosaic of the of Ancient Rome. Dove Cave is also a popular diving place. Many divers advise going for a dip on the neighboring islands of Hvar and Vis. You can book a place for a trip there in almost any dive school in Brac.
Due to the good visibility, one can also observe the underwater world, using a common mask with a tube. Brac is an excellent place for snorkelers. Thanks to the long coastline, you can always find a secluded beach and swim for fun. If during the stay on the island you feel the craving for diving, then sign up at any of the local diving schools. Here you can easily get an international diving license. Copyright
The Brac island was inhabited in Antiquity. You can find a confirmation of this when going to the Skrip village. Here you can see not only agricultural buildings of different centuries and … Open
The island of Brač is also suitable for pedestrian and bicycle enthusiasts. A bicycle can be rented here in every major city or town. The most beautiful routes will lead you to the Vidova Mountain, but it is worth taking into account that the way up there is not short and rather heavy. Therefore, if you have not ridden mountain bikes a lot before, then first you should go from Sumartin via Selca to Novo Selo and back to Sumartin. This is the easiest of the local routes – only 16 kilometers on a relatively flat terrain. However, the traffic along the roads of Brac is not very intense, so you can safely go on a bicycle wherever you want.
Brac It is worth taking a little time to explore the island on foot. You can go for a day to wander among the forests, fields, and olive groves yourself, and you can go on any of the tourist routes along with other travelers. The most popular routes usually pass from Murvitsa to the Dragon Cave, from Nerezica to the Blaca Desert and from the town of Bol to Vidova Mountain. Vidova Mountain is worth a visit, even if you are absolutely not ready to climb it on your own two feet, because of the magnificent view from the top. By car, by bike, on foot or by public transport it is worth to get to the Golden Cape, outstanding in the sea for 300 meters and changing its shape and size depending on the wind. Fans of climbing should go to the rock Lozisca in the north-west of Brac.
Splendid accommodation places represent the pride of Brac. Local hotels would pleasantly surprise even the most demanding guests. Elaphusa hotel is notable among resorts, as it has the … Open
Be sure to visit the quarries near Pucisca, where white limestone is mined. This stone is tiling the White House in the United States. In the quarries, you can try on the worker's robe and get acquainted with all the subtleties of stone mining. If you love football or play tennis, then you will find a large number of sites for practicing these sports in Brac. The most active nightlife on the island is in Bol. Among the popular party places, Varadero bar and the Faces club can be mentioned. All year round there is a disco in the hotel Elaphusa. In Supetar, Fenix is rightly considered one of the best nightclubs.
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National and city parks around Brac Island
♥   Forest Park 'Marjan' , 29.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Nature Park 'Biokovo' , 31.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Forest Park 'Ošjak (Vela Luka)' , 40.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Krka' , 82.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Mljet' , 86 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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Livno Town

From the series “Small Flamboyant Towns Painted with Van Gogh Colors”
During that period, the most magnificent palaces were built  in the town. Now you can see several surviving mosques and other historical monuments. The town is very convenient to explore on foot. It has both the modern area with numerous shops and restaurants, and a picturesque historic district, which became a favorite place for tourists to walk. The city has modern hotels; the most prestigious among them are located on the waterfront of the River Bistrica. … Read further
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It will welcome its first guests in 2024. 313 rooms of various categories will be available, the interior of rooms and hotel spaces will become one of the main features of the high-class hotel. When decorating the rooms, it is planned to use local textiles, which are famous for their high quality and are considered to be one of the best in the world. Read this


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Guide to your best city break in Brac Island - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Brac Island - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Brac Island?' disappears immediately. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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