Have fun in a holiday home in Supetar and the surrounding area
Located on the northern side of Brač, the largest of the Dalmatian Islands, Supetar is the island's main tourist and transportation hub. Holiday homes, holiday apartments and holiday rentals are well equipped for the needs of the modern traveller. Supetar is well connected to mainland Croatia and easily accessible by ferry via Jadrolinija from the mainland city of Split.
Culture and history
The city of Supetar's unique circular stone field houses with their curious domed roofs resemble prehistoric dwellings. Supetar's principal attractions include the 18th parish church of St Peter with its imposing bell tower which houses paintings by the local Baroque painter Feliks Tironi. The mausoleum of the Petrinović family contains impressive portraits and sculptures by Toma Rosandić. The cemetary also merits a visit with several tombstones sculpted by Supetar's own Ivan Rendic, considered the finest Croatian sculptor of the 19th century. A little further away from the bustle of the main town is the 12th century St. Luka Church, best known for the oldest preserved narrative of a ship in Dalmatia, which is engraved on a wall inside.
Things to do with a holiday home in Supetar
The promenade lined with fishing boats and palm trees lends this Dalmation town a distinct Mediterranean feel. Visitors are spoilt for choice with cafes, beach bars, traditional restaurants, dance terraces and nightclubs by the shore. Those in search of active pursuits can indulge in a round of tennis, beach volleyball or golf, or better still, take to the water and enjoy surfing, sailing and water skiing. Equipment for water sports is easy to rent in Supetar and with fishing, canoeing, and diving amongst the popular activities available visitors have plenty to choose from. Organised boat trips are an ideal way to discover the outlying islands. Supetar's holiday rentals, holiday apartments, holiday houses and holiday homes are a perfect base to explore the region from. Supetar's landscape of luscious olive groves and vineyards is reflected in the menus of its many restaurants. Book your holiday house in Supetar today.