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The best thing to do on vacation? Relax. Here’s how.

Posted on in TO-DO by Dijana Šabić

People go on vacations to relax – that is their, or at least our, primary goal. To sip on some lemonade, beer or cocktail, lay by the beach, and just relax. Of course, this excludes evenings when all you want to do is soak up the island’s nightlife and dance the stress of work and your everyday life away. However, to fully relax your body (and mind!), there’s one thing which always helps – massage. You’re in luck, cause we know just the place to have one. Or two. Or one of each they offer 😉 With a tradition of… Read more »

beauty

We like checking out what interests you, our website visitors as well as island guests, and it seems like many of you are interested in some pampering, relaxing time to focus on yourself and our beauty salons. Don’t worry, we are here to answer all your needs. So, here’s a list of the best beauty places to enjoy some “me-time” while vacationing on Brač! #1 DERMA BEAUTY SALON With a tradition of business dating back to the early ’90s, you can be sure they only provide the best service to their customers or else they wouldn’t still be one of… Read more »

beach bars

Best beach bars & party stops on the island!

Posted on in TO-DO by Dijana Šabić

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 | MAMEY BAR | BOL Enjoy the cocktails, beer, coffee, and a mild breeze at this trendy open-air bar, with the most amazing view, of the Golden Horn. Mamey Bar is located on the promenade leading to… Read more »

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

Posted on in TO-DO by Dijana Šabić

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 its third edition, and here are five reasons why you should! #1 SIMPLE, YET BRILLIANT The idea behind this competition is quite 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 »

get away

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

Posted on in TO-DO by Dijana Šabić

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… Read more »

tours you must take

5 tours you MUST take while on Brač

Posted on in TO-DO by Dijana Šabić

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 transportation from Supetar!), and takes you on an amazing island-hopping adventure, involving six islands,… Read more »

SPORTING

5 sporting events we look forward to

Posted on in TO-DO by Dijana Šabić

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… Read more »

5 things to do in Sutivan

5 things to do in Sutivan

Posted on in TO-DO by Dijana Šabić

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 »

KIDS

5 reasons why Brač is perfect for kids!

Posted on in TO-DO by Dijana Šabić

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 a 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… Read more »

5 things to do in Pučišća

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 »

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 21 630 959

HRVATSKA GORSKA SLUŽBA SPAŠAVANJA // CROATIAN MOUNTAIN RESCUE SERVICES

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