Podgora

At the very heart of Dalmatia, in environmentally the cleanest part of the clearest sea in the world lies Podgora — the Croatian Adriatic Princess.It is connected with Europe, as well as with the rest of the world by airportsn Split and Dubrovnik: Anriatic Road No.2 and major Dalmatian traffic centres.Here, under the cliffs of Mount Biokovo, bordered by a necklace made od Mediterranean vegetation and golden beaches, lapped at by the sea blue garment, Podgora represents a tourist and natural oasis of your holiday dreams.

Throughout its long history, all the way since antiquity until the very present day, life in Podgora went on with the sea and for the sea, without ever questioning the unigque harmony resulting from its inherent differences: from the beautiful mountain still keeping the secrets of ancient hamlets, through terraced vineyards, olive-groves and pastures that have been a pledge of Podgora¨s culture and well-being for centuries, all the way to the high seas attracting generations of its inhabitants, famous seamen and fishermen.The challenge of the sea has left a strong mark on the temperament of Podgora s people, as well as become incorporated into its architecture.

Throughout its long history, all the way since antiquity until the very present day, life in Podgora went on with the sea and for the sea, without ever questioning the unigque harmony resulting from its inherent differences: from the beautiful mountain still keeping the secrets of ancient hamlets, through terraced vineyards, olive-groves and pastures that have been a pledge of Podgora¨s culture and well-being for centuries, all the way to the high seas attracting generations of its inhabitants, famous seamen and fishermen.The challenge of the sea has left a strong mark on the temperament of Podgora s people, as well as become incorporated into its architecture.Since the times of ancient sailboats that have sailed away beyond the horizons of time — until modern times, with a small harbour and a marina arround which Podgora has dressed its stony centre. Podgora has always been a holiday adventure, ready to meet your every fancy.Almost a century long tourism tradition is therefore not felt in Podgora as a burden brought about by modern times. It is merely a civilizational continuance of the natural surroundings, the coastline and the sea, engaged in perpetual intertwinning.Mild climate throughout the entire year offers possibilities of winter tourism.The summer sun and the isolated beaches are ideal for making friends with sea. The hamlets below the mountain tell tales of the tranquility of centuries past, while sports and recreation facilities allow you to be in and keep fit.Apart from enjoying the traditional local hospitality every day, you must be sure to taste some of the local specialities in the shade of a regular or a wineshop fish restaurant. Whatever your expectations of a holiday might be, Podgora is the right choice. A safe harbour of your desires.Even the sea never says farewell here, only bye-bye.