The Makarska Riviera is one of the most famous tourist destinations in Croatia, situated at the foot of Mount Biokovo on the coast of the Adriatic Sea, one of the favourite destination for luxury motor boat charters or luxury sailing charters on sailbots and gulets in Croatia. Makarska, Baška voda, Brela and Tucepi are renowned destinations of the Makarska Riviera. The Makarska Riviera is revered for its long pebble beaches, activities for the whole family, impressive array of water sports and other recreational activities suitable for all generations, delightful restaurants and taverns with authentic Dalmatian food and wines, and night parties till the early morning hours. Igrane, Drvenik, Zaostrog, Živogošce and Pisak are small coastal towns where you can feel the idyllic life near the sea and nature and also enjoy long walks. If you visit Mount Biokovo you will experience the spectacular panoramic view of the Dalmatian islands of Brac, Hvar, Pelješac, Korcula and Lastovo. In Makarska is a mix of mountains, lush vegetation, sea and temperamental locals that will make your holidays in Croatia an unforgettable experience.
Makarska is also a health resort, with the well-known recreational and health centre Biokovka, which offers various therapeutic services. Very pleasant are walks along the port and public beaches, and mountain lovers may go by one of the mountain trails to the peaks of Biokovo, which offer a nice view on the surroundings, fresh air and quietness. Biokovo Mountain has very interesting natural site and has endemic plant species. High game (moufflons and chamois) is amply represented here. Cultural and entertainment programs are an integral part of the life of Makarska, especially during the tourist season. The traditional Makarska Cultural Summer takes place in July and August, offering a rich drama and concert program, performances of Dalmatian harmony-singing groups, art exhibitions, recitals and folk music performances. The most popular events are the Fishermen's Night and the Night of Kalelarga (night of the town).