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Which island is better Brac or Hvar?

Which island is better Brac or Hvar?

Hvar is full of natural beauty such as the lavender fields, peaceful coves and beaches. On the other hand, Brač is all about the peaceful nature, stone houses made out of the famous Brač stone which is exported around the world. However, it is fair to say that Brač has to offer a solid nightlife as well.

Is BRAC a nice island?

The island is a great place to unwind, discover quiet beaches and coves, enjoy amazing food and local wine. Brac Island’s highest peak, Vidova Gora, offers an unbeatable view of the Adriatic Sea and nearby other Adriatic islands such as Hvar and Vis.

What is Croatia brac like?

Brac is well known for lamb meat, sheep cheese, olive oil, and mandarins. The food on the island is flavoursome, tasty and varied. Dine at the Kopacina restaurant, in Donji Humac, to eat like a native. Baked lamb dishes, stews, seafood and risottos are a great example of the local grub.

How many days do you need in Brac island?

2-3 days
One day is enough time to see the main highlights of Brač island. Since there are so many ferries, you can easily visit Brač as a day trip from Split (see below). If you have the time, however, I suggest that you stay on Brač Island for at least 2-3 days, especially if you are coming in summer.

Is Brac worth visiting?

At the end of May, Business Insider ranked the island of Brač among the most beautiful islands in the world. Brač is an island of stone, top-quality olive oil, attractive beaches, beautiful nature, and a relaxed lifestyle. Supetar, the first place you arrive in if you take a ferry from Split, is also worth exploring.

Which is better Brac or Korcula?

If you are coming from Dubrovnik, then Korcula is your best option because it is easily accessible from Dubrovnik by public transport. It is also easy to get to Hvar from Korcula. Getting to Brac from Dubrovnik is a little more complicated and a much longer journey.

Do you need a car in Brac Croatia?

Its always nice to have a car on the islands to explore if you wanted to, but its not necessarily needed. If taking the car you can bring it on the Split to Supetar car ferry and it will be expensive to get it there, but at least you would have it there.

What is Brac known for?

Brac is most famous for its beautiful white building stone which has been exploited since ancient Rome. Diocletian’s Palace in Split was built from Brac stone and it is still used in the construction of buildings as far afield as Europe and north America.

Where to stay on Brac island?

Popular hotels by the beach in Brac Island include Hotel Lemongarden, Bluesun Hotel Elaphusa, and SENTIDO Kaktus Resort. See the full list: Brac Island Beach Hotels.

Where to stay in Zlatni Rat Beach?

Lifestyle Hotel Vitar, Bluesun Hotel Elaphusa, and Bluesun Hotel Borak are some of the most popular hotels for travelers looking to stay near Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn). See the full list: Hotels near Zlatni Rat Beach (Golden Horn).

Is Supetar the only town in Brač?

It is currently the only urban area on Brač, while the other inhabited places don’t have the status of a town. I recommend you to take a two-hour walk around Supetar called “Cultural trip”, which is guided by educational boards, explaining interesting sights on the way.