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Makarska Travel Guide

Makarska Attractions

Top Attractions

Franciscan Monastery -17th century building now serving as a museum exhibiting a comprehensive seashell collection.

Makarska Riviera - enjoy a cold local beer (Ozujsko) or a red wine with cola (bambus) at one of the many resorts.

Boikovo Mountains - gather alpine flowers and savour the fresh pine air or climb rocky crags if you are the mountain goat type.

Makarska Cultural Summer Festival - support the rich heritage of drama, Dalmatian singing groups and other folk traditions

Marineta This is a great outdoor bar that is located in front of the bay walkway. It is an open area bar that gets packed in the Summer holidays between July and August. Stays open until 2am and most people head out to the Cave after that!
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Makarska Shopping

Seashell Museum - support the Fransciscan monastery by purchasing shell or coral jewellery as a souvenir

Makarska Beaches

Vrulja - dare to go bare on this naturist beach set in a cove 15 km north of Makarska.

St. Peter - dont know what the saint would have thought of this- another beach with an area for naturists, situated on peninsula near Makarska Donja Luka- a 1,500-m long beach that reach a number of small sand coves

Makarska Restaurants and Bars

Makarska Restaurants

Riva - Obala Kralja Tomislava- Excellent value for money. Try the specialities, scampi or octopus, for lunch from 11am or supper, closing midnight.

Jez - Petra Kresimira- Savour typical Dalmatian fare and local wines, serving from 2pm to midnight.

Vrata Biokovae - something really different: a restaurant in a house of village tourism 15 miles away form Makarska. Try homemade Dalmatian smoked ham, accompanied by Biokovo cheese and the house special dish 'Biokovo pot'. Help the digestive system afterwards with their homemade herb liqueur made from 48 herbs.You will need to make reservations - and be prepared for the rustic..

Makarska Bars & Clubs

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