Vacation Makarska, apartment, 7 min. To the beach / center, pets welcome
- english, german, croatian, yugoslaw, slovenian
Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
Max guests:5 (sleeps up to 5 adults)
Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
The beautiful city of Makarska is located in a wide bay before the high ascending backdrop of Biokovo. Makarska has about 15,000 inhabitants and has a rich and ancient tradition in tourism. Located in the heart of Dalmatia, 64 km south from Split, presents Makarska represents cultural, economic and administrative center of his surroundings.
This city is a particularly nice combination of mediterranean coast and karst area. The Biokovo belongs with its highest peak (St. Georg 1762m) and its numerous and diverse flora and fauna to the natural park. In this resort you can enjoy both the sun and the unstirred nature, as well as modern content. During the summer, numerous festivals, cultural events and sports events take place in Makarska. In beautiful wine cellars and restaurants you can taste various traditional dishes and wines.
Also the night life can be spent in style. In Makarska are cafe bars and discos that do not need to shy away from the comparison with big city cafe bars and discos. All this is probably the reason why they call this city as the city of "return"; namely after you got to know this beautiful nature, exciting night life and the friendly hosts, you warden determined to come back again.
From Makarska you can also make many trips. Here you are islands such. B. Brac, Hvar or Korcula are available, but you can also visit the interior of Dalmatia, z. B. the area extending behind the mountain of Biokovo, and the cities of Split, Dubrovnik, the pilgrimage town of Medjugorje, or numerous other pictorial places ,
Since Makarska is located in a bay formed by two peninsulas (st. Peter and Osejava) is protected, almost in the center of the Riviera, the antique Maccarum could develop so strongly. There is even written Beweißmaterial, which testifies that the people Neretljani drove the Venetian fleet from the field was the 1887th During the reign of Petar Kresimir in 11 century., Makarska was connected to Croatia.
At the end of the 15th century. Makarska was completely destroyed by the Turks and. Thereafter, it was rebuilt and made to the regional center. Turkish fortifications in Makarska were designed by the famous Hajrudin, which the well-known bridge designed in Mostar. 1646 it came to the Turkish-Venetian War. This region was finally liberated from the Turks and was until the fall Veneto some of Serenissima Republic. At this time, many buildings have been renovated and rebuilt, special ters the religious that had been destroyed by the Turks.
On the square in front of St. Mark's Church, a fountain was built in the Baroque style, which is the famous Croatian poet and Kollektionar Croatian inheritance Andrija Kačić Miošić gewidmwt. This is also the work of the famous Croatian sculptor Ivan Rendić. During World War II the Häußer were damaged at the waterfront, which were then renovated spatter, or it arose others in their place. From urban point of view, the small banks (Marineta) is very interesting to the Häußer are obtained from the 18th and 19th century.. Between different buildings at the waterfront, the Late Baroque Philip Church comes from the 1757 to the fore.
Of great cultural and historical significance is also the Franciscan monastery with its malokologischen Museum, which kept known specimens from the submarine. In addition to Mark's Church and the Church Philip are still the sanctuary Vepric who Kacic- Place and many other museums and galleries to visit, to which one can, however, get only small and narrow stone paths.