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Best beach bars & party stops on the island!

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Sometimes lying on the beach is just not enough. So, we asked our guests which beach bars and party spots they prefer, and here’s what they told us! Here are 10 places where you can dance, sip on cocktails and enjoy your days and nights on Brač to the fullest, chosen by our lovely guests! BEACH BARS | CHILL BY THE BEACH 1 | AURO | BOL Auro is a place for relaxed afternoon lounging and spontaneous fun. After the sunbath on one of the top Adriatic beaches, the only logical lead is a cocktail and a bootyshake, don’t you think?… Read more »

5 reasons why we love Kalaton and why you will too!

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Kalaton is an interesting sporting event taking place in Milna, the biggest harbor on the island of Brač. This year, you get the chance to participate in it’s third edition, and here are five reasons why you should! #1 SIMPLE, YET BRILLIANT The idea behind this competition is quiet simple, yet genius – why wouldn’t we all run through the old streets of the village?! This explains the name behind the evet – the word kalaton was made by chance out of the words marathon and kala (street), two basic notions that describe this sports competition. #2 GREAT COMBINATION OF… Read more »

5 places to stay in when you just want to get away

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Sometimes, you just want to escape everything and everyone and just relax with your friend, family or lover, away from other people, in your own private paradise. Luckily, there are still places on Brač where you can do that, without being interrupted by the hustle and bustle of a vivacious summer on the island! Here’s our selection of 5 places to stay in when you just want to get away! #1 VILLA ANNA There are two apartments in Villa Anna which is situated on a hill in the Bobovišća bay. From the terrace there is a beautiful view of the entire… Read more »

5 tours you MUST take while on Brač

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Tours are the best way to really get to know a destination – with a little help of our tour guides which will let you in on all the secrets of this island, and more! So, sit back, relax, and enjoy our selection, and, of course – book some of these tours! #1 | 6 ISLANDS & BLUE CAVE | best of islands | 110€ This tour is truly a one day, whole day experience. It starts in Milna (or if you prefer, we can arrange a transportation from Supetar!), and takes you on an amazing island hopping adventure, involving six… Read more »

5 sporting events we look forward to

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Each Friday, we bring you a list of 5 things to do/see/try while you’re on Brač. This time, we’re putting some light on sporting events we look forward to the most this summer! Will you run (away) with us? 🙂 PHOTO BY SUTIVAN TOURIST BOARD #1 UVATI VITAR cycling race | 19.-21.5. This big cycling XCM & XCP marathon on Brač, starts and finishes in Sutivan – the best bike friendly destination on Brač! “Uvati vitar”, Croatian Cup – cycling race will be held for the second time, from May 19th to May 21st. 100 km circular trail passes through the town… Read more »

5 things to do in Sutivan

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Each Friday, we bring you a list of 5 things to do/see/try while you’re on Brač. This time, we’re taking you to lovely and very active Sutivan! Here’s our list of 5 things to do in Sutivan! #1 Play pirates and go treasure hunting for the remains of a sinking ship!  One of the biggest ancient shipwrecks happened near Sutivan, this is now a perfect place to go diving and exploring. But be careful, of course, and hire a professional to take you there! If this isn’t really your thing, we suggest you pay a visit to a National library… Read more »

5 reasons why Brač is perfect for kids!

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Each Friday, we bring you a list of 5 things to do/see/try while you’re on Brač. This time, we’re showing you why Brač is the perfect choice for summer vacation if you have kids! Here’s our list of 5 reasons why Brač is perfect for kids! #1 ALL THE EXTRA ACTIVITIES Summer on Brač is full of events, and many of them are created especially for the kids and not just local kids! There are many workshops available, so your kid can, for example, learn how to build a boat in a one week, or it can become a graffiti… Read more »

5 things to do in Pučišća

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Each Friday, we bring you a list of 5 things to do/see/try while you’re on Brač. This time, we’re taking you to Pučišća, one of the prettiest small places in Europe! Our lists are always unusual – we like to make it interesting for you and show you things you might not notice otherwise. So, here’s our list of 5 things to do while in Pučišća! #1 Play a game of dubicigin!  Dubicigin is a game played in the sea, invented by people of Pučišća, so join the locals and have fun. But first, learn the rules here! #2 Join the… Read more »

5 things to do in Bol

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Each Friday, we bring you a list of 5 things to do/see/try while you’re on Brač. This time, we’re taking you to Bol, a home to one of the prettiest and coolest beaches in the world! Here’s our list of 5 things to do while in Bol!#1 Take a selfie at the top of Zlatni rat, with the beach behind you!  After all, it is the most unique beach in the world! Photo by nat_kul #2 Find the wine bottle with the smallest label in the world! And drink it, of course!  Here is a hint, visit Stina winery. #3 Look… Read more »

5 things we bet you didn’t know about Brač

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You’ve all heard of the Golden Cape (Zlatni rat) beach, of the great lamb and even better olive oil. You also know something about the rich history of stonemasonry, but, we bet you didn’t know this!#1 ANCIENT GAMBLING DICE One of the three most important ancient shipwreck in the Adriatic took place right near Sutivan, only 800 meters from the bay Likva. This site is very special because among the many objects, one stone dice for gambling was found, which is certainly a rarity for underwater sites. If you enjoy diving and exploring, this is a must see! PHOTO BY ICUA.HR… Read more »

5 things to do in Milna

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Each Friday we bring you list of 5 things to do/see/try while you’re staying on our magical island, and this Friday is no different. So far, we’ve been through 5 things to do in Supetar, Selca & Nerežišća, and now, it’s time for Milna! This lovely municipality on the west part of the island consists of 4 villages – Bobovišća, Bobovišća na moru, Ložišća and of course Milna. So, here’s our list of 5 things to do in Milna! #1 Help people of Brač win the bride! It’s a centuries long dispute among two islands – Brač and Šolta, about the third… Read more »

5 less known but trully breathtaking beaches & bays

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You’ve probably heard about Zlatni rat beach, one of the most famous beaches in Europe. However, Brač is full of amazing bays and secluded beaches that don’t always get enough spotlight. It might be better that way, cause the thrill and joy of finding these little pieces of paradise and then enjoying their peacefulness is even greater! Still, since we are very generous, we wanted to share these hidden island gems with you. So, here is our (very personal and in no way official or final) selection of 5 great beaches and bays on Brač, for you to explore this summer! LUKE,… Read more »

5 things to do in Selca

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Each Friday, we make a list of 5 things you should eat/try/do/see/etc. while you’re on Brač. This time, we’re bringing you 5 things to do while you’re in Selca. Note – when we say Selca, we mean the entire municipality, consisting of the villages Sumartin, Povlja, Novo Selo, and Selca.#1 Count the monuments around Selca.  Selca is the place with the most monuments per capita, so take your time and find them. #2 Say a prayer for all the sailors! Saint Nicolas is a sailors’ patron saint and near Selca there is a small old church of St. Mikula, so… Read more »

5 reasons to get married on Brač

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Let’s be honest – there are million reasons to choose Brač as your wedding destination! But, we’ll be modest and name just five. Out Friday five brings to you – 5 reasons to get married on Brač!#1 THE SCENERY No matter where you go around Brač, you’ll embark on a beautiful nature and inspiring sights, especially if you choose to have an open air ceremony. Saying “yes” is much more thrilling when there’s Zlatni rat (Golden Cape) spreading in its full beauty just behind you. Or, be brave and arrange a ceremony in some of the old abandoned quarries –… Read more »

5 things to do in Supetar

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We want to make sure your stay on Brač is amazing and full of great experiences. This is why we created eight to do lists to keep you busy and entertained while on vacation! Check it out! * When we say Supetar, we mean the entire municipality consisting of villages Škrip, Splitska, Mirca and of course, the city of Supetar. #1 Wave from a castle like a royalty!  Find a beautiful castle in the oldest village on the island – Škrip. This is just one of the many beautiful castles around the island, so there’s plenty opportunity for you to… Read more »

5 festivals we’re looking forward to this summer

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Our Friday five brings top 5 festivals we look forward to this summer (and spring!), here on Brač. Write down the dates, you don’t want to miss them 😉 We’re mixing music, food, street art, films and more!#1 SEA PEARL | 6 / 9 // 4 | SUPETAR International culinary festival Sea Pearl is a gathering of the world’s greatest chefs coming from 15 European countries who in Supetar represent the world culinary trends, new skills and knowledge. The event includes international competition of the professional chefs and junior chefs, different lectures, workshops and presentations. Check it out here.#2  IMENA |… Read more »

5 things to do in Nerežišća

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We want to make sure your stay on Brač is amazing and full of great experiences. This is why we created eight to do lists to keep you busy and entertained while on vacation! Check it out! * When we say Nerežišća, we mean the entire municipality consisting of villages Dračevica, Donji Humac and of course – Nerežišća. It is situated in the inner parts of the island and is known for many interesting phenomenas. Here is our to do list while in Nerežišća area.#1 Cheer for the least pretty sheep on the fair. Visit Gažul fair, on the road… Read more »

All I want for Christmas is….

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Christmas is so close and you still don’t know what to get for your loved ones?! Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Skip shopping malls and stroll around lovely streets of Brač in search of a perfect present – or presents! We’ve assembled a list of truly amazing gifts, all imagined and produced on Brač. Buying them, you won’t just make your loved ones happy but you will also be supporting local production and artists. And for this, we thank you.#1 SET IN STONE Making time for your family is easier with a calendar, right? How about this truly innovative,… Read more »

Complete guide to Christmas holidays on Brač!

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We’ve prepared for you a complete guide through Christmas holidays on Brač – all the fairs, parties, activities and more, all in one place. We hope you’ll find something (a lot!) to your liking and that you will choose to spend your holidays on Brač, celebrating this magical time of the year. We welcome you to our wonderful island and wish you happy holidays!* ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS… FOOD! * You’ll be dieting since January anyway! MAKE YOUR OWN! There’s no better time to learn new recipes than in the winter, when it’s warm inside and the smells… Read more »

How to reach Brač, if you’re not a marathon swimmer?

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Brač is an island which can be reached by sea and air. Here are some basics, in case you’re not a marathon swimmer. 😉BY AIR /// Brač has its own small airport (soon to be enlarged!), situated in the middle of the island, just above Bol. More and more flights are introduced each year, and all the necessary information you may find on the airport’s website. Island has a direct connection with Austria, Belgium, France, Czech Republic, and of course – the capital of Croatia. Download the full timetable here. If you need transportation from the airport to any other place on the… Read more »

5 things to do in case of emergency

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It happens. Not so often, but still, it can happen that the weather is bad, while you’re staying on Brač. But don’t worry! Luckily, this island is not all about sun and sea – it has so much more to offer! So, let’s see.#1 EVENTS If you haven’t already, take a look at our events calendar. It has the list and description of all the upcoming events on the island, so you can make your plans according to those you prefer. One good thing about local events, among many, is that most of them are completely free of charge, happening… Read more »

Music for your ears!

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Wow, do we have a treat for you! We’ve assembled the list of amazing music events for you to enjoy while on Brač! But, the list is soooo long, so we’re only presenting you the biggest events, and for the rest of them, you’ll have to check out our event calendar!….and all that jazzzz First up is the amazing Saša Jakelić & The moonlight jazz band, playing in Selca. In more than two decades of his career, Saša Jakelić was singing pop, opera and a capella music, and you get a chance to hear some of that next Saturday! Click here… Read more »

5 fashionable treats for you to take home from Brač!

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Shopping is an essential part of any trip, but don’t do it the old fashioned way – buying cheap, plastic bags and clothes or godforbid plastic souvenirs made far far away from Brač! You don’t want to be that kind of tourist now, do you?! Don’t worry, we’ve prepared a small collection of amazing Brač products you can take back home with you and be proud of them. Starting with our favourites – fashion & style items! 🙂 #1 Original jewelry Now here’s something you won’t be able to say no to. Whether it is stone earrings made by Puška, silver… Read more »

Catch a free bus ride for your bikes!

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Combine bus with a bike ride and check out the entire island of Brač. Autotrans offers you free transportation of bicycles around the island of Brač! Brač is one of the most beautiful islands in the Adriatic. He is best known for its sandy beach Zlatni rat in Bol, Vidova gora, desert Blaca, famous Brač stone, for gourmets favorite cheese, lamb and fish. Especially relevant is the fact that Sutivan recently became a famous bike friendly destination! Furthermore, Brač is also the island with the most arranged bike tracks – even 25 of them, with a total length of 1026 km. The longest trail… Read more »

Top 10 kissing spots on Brač

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Help us find the most romantic kissing spot of the year! We have selected ten romantic places on Brač as perfect kissing spots to take a picture with a breathtaking background! Stop by all of them, take a picture (kissing someone, of course) and upload it on social media of your choosing, while using our hashtag #bestofbrac. 🙂10 most romantic kissing spots! 1. Vidova gora The highest peak of the Adriatic islands is a perfect place for taking pictures, enjoying fresh air and the magnificent view of the Adriatic, and if you’re lucky and the day is nice, even Italy!… Read more »

BRAČ PASS is the first real interactive guide for tourists visiting the island of Brač! It is full of innovative, totally different content from anything you may find about Brač! Each stage of production of this booklet was lead by the principles of creativity and innovation, offering the visitor an unique experience as well as a new perspective of the island. Brač Pass consists of the most amazing and the best tourist business and offers you may find on Brač! We chose only the best for you so you don’t have to worry about the quality of your experience! Brač Pass consists of general description of each… Read more »

All you need for a great time on Brač!

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We are proud to present you the FREE All In Brač mobile guide! This app provides you with personalized recommendations on where to eat, play, and stay – all you need while visiting Brač! DOWNLOAD FREE ALL IN BRAČ APP HERE! iOS //// ANDROID Browse our selection of restaurants, attractions, information, excursions and more in just a few easy steps. Get all the right information, and explore Brač! This app does not require any login or connecting through your social media accounts. This way, you are completely safe and browsing is much simpler! All important information are simply sorted according to the respective categories. If you… Read more »

Oglašavanje smještaja na portalu Best of Brač

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Predstavite svoje smještajne kapacitete na privlačan i zanimljiv način, oglašavajte se na našem portalu! Naš portal posjećuje cijeli svijet, a najviše nas prate Hrvati, Amerikanci, Rusi i Englezi. Oglašavamo se i na društvenim mrežama Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, na kojima zajedno imamo skoro 25 000 pratitelja, a taj broj se svakim danom povećava za nekoliko stotina!OGLAŠAVANJE NA PORTALU U cijenu uključeno ///// # 365 dana oglašavanja na svim jezicima na kojima stranica bude dostupna # dodavanje i do 20 fotografija potpuno besplatno # detaljna prezentacija smještajne jedinice koja uključuje opće podatke o iznajmljivaču, kategorizaciju, cijene, udaljenost od trgovine, plaže, liječnika, i slično, opremu smještajnih… Read more »

Frequently asked questions

Ok, so I got to the island. What now?

Ah, our favourite question. 🙂 Here are just some ideas!

#1 EAT.

We’ve gathered only the best of the best restaurants, taverns, farms etc. to give you the opportunity to enjoy only the best island food, made from fresh, local ingredients. Check out our selection at gastronomy section of our website.

#2 SLEEP.

Do as locals do – eat well, sleep well! Again, only the best of Brač accommodation awaits you on our website, gathered under Accommodation section. Feel like royalty while you’re here!

#3 HAVE FUN.

There’s so much to see and do, all around Croatia, this truly amazing country. But, there’s even more of this awesomeness on island Brač! Here you’ll find dragons, Hercules, night sailing, poetry reading, electric dancing, graffiti painting, and that doesn’t even begin to cover it! So, here’s an idea. Browse through or culture section, plan some morning activities, go swimming in some of our beautiful villages, and the check the calendar to plan your night!

#4 AND MORE FUN.

You want more? Glad to hear it, cause there’s always something else to do on Brač! Choose your adventure, book a boat, safari tour, sightseeing or something more dangerous – Brač has it all!

#5 GET BRAČ PASS.

To enjoy yourself to the fullest, get yourself a copy of Brač Pass – interactive tour guide, with lots of discounts, interesting facts and prizes you can win!

* For getting around the island, we suggest using the local transportation. Click here for online booking with a discount!

I really want to visit Brač! How do I do that?!

Brač is an island which can be reached by sea and air. Here are some basics.

BY SEA ///

There are two ferry lines connecting Brač with a land.

First is in Supetar, connecting Brač with Split, and the second is on Sumartin, connecting Brač with Makarska. There is a third port that can be reached by regular local boat lines, and that is Bol, on the south part of the island. Here, you can reach Brač from Split, or from a neighbouring island Hvar. More information about ferry lines and timetables you may find here.

Also, if you own or rent boats, you may just sail into any place on island Brač. We suggest Brač Deluxe for transfers!

BY AIR ///

Brač has its own small airport, situated in the middle of the island. More and more flights are introduced each year, and all the necessary information you may find on the airport’s website. If you need transportation from the airport to any other place on the island, may we suggest contacting some of the #bestofbrac service providers, such as Taxi Peša, Brač DeluxeRent a Motorino or M&B rent. Check them out!

Once you’re on the island, rent a car, use taxis or local transportation. For online booking with discount, click here.

All the emergency numbers you might need but we hope you won’t!

POLICIJSKA POSTAJA BRAČ // POLICE STATION BRAČ

Mladena Vodanovića 25 – 21 400 Supetar
+385 21 631 145 / 112

DOM ZDRAVLJA SUPETAR, HITNA POMOĆ // HOSPITAL, ER

Mladena Vodanovića 24 – 21 400 Supetar
+ 385 21 640 014 / 112

HRVATSKA GORSKA SLUŽBA SPAŠAVANJA // CROATIAN MOUNTAIN RESCUE SERVICES

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BEST OF BRAČ

All the best of Brač in one place!