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Unknow cities in croatia

Hello, I trying to find unknow non turist cities in area from Omis to Dubrovnik. Maybe you can recommend something? I will travel with car, at the of June.

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Omis
Omis
Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia
Dubrovnik
Dubrovnik
Dubrovnik-Neretva County, Croatia
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1. Re: Unknow cities in croatia

Take e.g. the 6166 road through Cetina river canyon instad of D8, the Adriatic Coastal Road

https:/…16.7509

Visit Mt Biokovo Nature Park, entrance above Podgora, and visit all old villages under Biokovo - Bast, Veliko Brdo, old Tucepi and Podgoram that were deserted following 1960s earthquake

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Podgora
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Tucepi
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2. Re: Unknow cities in croatia

I am in Makarska at the moment, what road would i need to take to see this abandoned villages?

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Makarska
Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia
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3. Re: Unknow cities in croatia

For villages which are in the direction of Omis (Bast, Veliko Brdo) take the "Magistrala" (Adriatic Coastal Road) towards Omis, you will see the signs on the right side.

For old Tucepi and Podgora, take the 512:

https://www.google.com/maps/@43.2844765,17.0380148,730m/data=!3m1!1e3

After several hundred meters, you will see on the left side the sign for Kotisina botanical garden )listed here at the TA among Things to do)

https://www.google.com/maps/@43.2844765,17.0380148,730m/data=!3m1!1e3

Then you will come to Old Tucepi (with one of the best restaurants & with a splendid view - the Konoba Opacak tavern, also listed at the TA)

https://www.google.com/maps/@43.2710322,17.0717181,290m/data=!3m1!1e3

Then you come to this intersection:

https://www.google.com/maps/@43.2614029,17.0770636,265m/data=!3m1!1e3

To the left goes the narrower road to old Podgora:

https://www.google.com/maps/@43.2466364,17.0829927,461m/data=!3m1!1e3

which at the end joins Adriatic Coastal Road (D8) in new Podgora. If you go straight you would come to the entrance to Mt Biokovo Nature park:

https://www.google.com/maps/@43.257706,17.0809871,347m/data=!3m1!1e3

https://pp-biokovo.hr/en/20/home

The road to Sv Jure peak (1736 m - 2nd highest in Croatia, from the top in clear weather Monte Gargano peak in Italy can be seen) is 36 km long.

If you continue by 512 a few hundred meter, after short tunnel you have to a beautiful view point:

https://www.google.com/maps/@43.2387695,17.0970962,388m/data=!3m1!1e3

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Podgora
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Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia
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Makarska, Croatia
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4. Re: Unknow cities in croatia

Thank you very much!

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5. Re: Unknow cities in croatia

Welcome!

After you climb the serpentines in Mt Biokovo Nature Park, there is the Vrata Biokova (Gates of Biokovo) restaurant with excellent lamb on a spin. Behind it, there is a WW II monument with sillhouetes of all islands carved in marble - using it you can actually recognise which islands you can see.

https://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Revie…

(notice that many pics are mine :-)

At this place, when driving towards the Sv. Jure (St. George) peak, you have a road leading few hundred meters to a mountaneer home "Vosac" (now closed, I think it's being reconstructed):

https://www.google.com/maps/@43.2924751,17.0825882,375m/data=!3m1!1e3

From there you can climb to Vosac peak with the old TV transmitter, from which you have a splendid view over Makarska:

it's actually the initial picture here - https://makarska-info.hr/en (check What to see at this page too)

https:/…

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