Why visit Bol?
Picturesque Bol located on the island of Brač is one of the most beautiful destinations of the Adriatic. It is very popular among not only Croatian but also jet-setters from all over the world. It is located just under the Mt Vidova gora, the highest peak of Dalmatian islands, and it is famous for the most attractive Adriatic beach - Zlatni rat or The Golden Point. With its numerous cultural and historical sights, it is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Croatia. The scenery, the mild and pleasant climate and the crystal clear sea make Bol a perfect holiday destination throughout the year. Beautiful beaches of the island attract tourists from all over the world and Zlatni rat stands for the most beautiful and has become a symbol of the island. The beach was formed by waves washing golden pebbles on top of an underwater reef and extending to 500 meters into the sea. Due to winds, waves and sea currents the tip of the beach changes its shape making the beach always interesting and different. Besides its stunning scenery, Bol offers its guests rich cultural and historical heritage starting with a Dominican monastery and its rich archaeological collection, numerous Baroque summer mansions, a parish church, but also rustic plebeian stone houses surrounding “pjacete” (tiny squares typical for Dalmatia). Also, Bol offers many sports and recreational activities such as cycling, scuba diving or windsurfing. An imperative when it comes to Bol is experiencing its Dalmatian cuisine. The restaurants and inns of Brač are known for their fish specialities served with the famous Brač wines. Accommodation is offered in many hotels, villas, guest houses and apartments and you can choose from luxurious to reasonably priced accommodation, first to last minute offer or an accommodation in one of the quiet bays nearby. You are welcome to explore Bol, give in to its charm and spend an unforgettable holiday on the island.
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