Makarska is the cultural, administrative, economic and fun center of Makarska Riviera. It is situated between peninsula Osejava and Saint Peter, at the foot of a mountain slope, represents a unique combination of sea and mountain beauty of the Mediterranean. Visitors can enjoy the sea and the unforgettable view of the whole Riviera and central islands in one day.
The history of the town witnessed the famous Franciscan monastery, the cathedral church of St. Mark church, the Church of St. Filip and St. Petar, Vepric sanctuary, Kačić square, museums, galleries, streets and squares.
During the summer months Makarska hosts many sporting, cultural and entertainment events. Protected by Biokovo, open to the sea, Makarska is an ideal place for relaxation, entertainment and recreation.
Source: TB Makarska