Our most recommended things to do in Makarska

From Makarska: Hvar Island North Shore Speedboat Tour

1. From Makarska: Hvar Island North Shore Speedboat Tour

POKRIVENIK VELIKI: Our tour starts in Makarska with a 35-minute panoramic cruise to our first stop, Veliki Pokrivenik bay on Hvar island. It is one of the lesser-known and visited bays on Hvar island, decorated with impressive cliffs, beautiful pebble beaches and one hidden cave. What better way to explore this hidden treasure than while snorkelling. If snorkelling is not your thing, you can soak up the sun and the surrounding rocky landscape. MALA STINIVA: Our next stop is Mala Stiniva bay, a picturesque stone bay with cliffs that vertically drop to the sea below. It is a stunning sight and a place that leaves no one indifferent. The sea is crystal-clear, and the cliffs are a great cliff-jumping spot. JELSA: After enjoying some swimming and snorkelling fun in Mala Stiniva bay, we head to Jelsa town. In Jelsa you will have some free time for a coffee or to go sightseeing. Jelsa is an ancient town on Hvar island with numerous historical monuments that speak about its rich history. ZEČEVO ISLET: Opposite Jelsa town, only a short cruise away is our next stop, the islet of Zečevo. Zečevo is an unpopulated islet in the archipelago of Hvar and it is protected as a significant landscape. It prides itself on untouched nature and crystal-clear turquoise seas. It is a perfect spot for snorkeling. There is also a beach bar that you can visit if you want to wind down a bit.

Tučepi: Zip Line Experience

2. Tučepi: Zip Line Experience

Slide down the cables, accompanied by professional tour guide in the heart of Makarska Riviera at the Gornje Tučepi. There are 6 steel cables stretched across a beautiful canyon in Tučepi, right in the middle of untouched nature. The total length of the cables is 1000 meters, long enough to provide a fantastic experience for all zip-liners. You can even bring your kids, children under 20 kg ride tandem, accompanied by a professional expert zip line guide. This is an experience for the whole family as it is adapted for all age groups and has a high level of security.

From Makarska: Biokovo Nature Park Guided Tour with Skywalk

3. From Makarska: Biokovo Nature Park Guided Tour with Skywalk

After being picked up at one of the meeting points in the city of your choice along the coast, you will enjoy a comfortable transfer to the park. Explore the Nature Park Biokovo and its new observation deck - the Skywalk.  Photo stops will be made at 800 and 1200 meters above sea level. Admire spectacular view over the sea and islands along the Croatian coastline. You will also see olive trees and small cultivated plots of land which make up the unique landscape of this area. Experience the rich flora and fauna of Mount Biokovo on a short walk on the mountain. You will also enjoy some fruit cake, a warm beverage and a taste of herbal brandy during the tour. At the end, you will be dropped back to where you were picked up.

From Makarska: Zlatni Rat & Bol Speedboat Tour with Swimming

4. From Makarska: Zlatni Rat & Bol Speedboat Tour with Swimming

Explore island Brač, enjoy on Zlatni rat beach. Guests will be dropped directly on the dock on famous beach Zlatni Rat, for swimm, sunbath, 1 hour. Anchoring in one of the bays Konjska or Zvirje for swimm and snorkel half an hour. Guests will be dropped in Vala Hrvaska bay with beach and restaurant for swimm and/or restaurant, 1.5 hour. End of September when restaurant closed we will visit town Bol for a walk or lunch. If you are lucky special bonus is dolphin sighting on our route almost every day

Tucepi: Snorkeling Boat Tour of Hvar, Brac, or the Riviera

5. Tucepi: Snorkeling Boat Tour of Hvar, Brac, or the Riviera

Discover the turquoise underwater world of the Adriatic Sea on a snorkeling tour by boat. Enjoy a ride to the islands of Hvar, Brac, or the Makarska Riviera and dip into the warm waters at two different snorkeling sites. Meet at the diving and water sports center in the harbor of Tucepi. Feel the wind and the waves as you ride by boat to your snorkeling location. Drop anchor and take the opportunity to snorkel in the crystal clear waters of the southern Adriatic. Discover small bays, schools of fish, snails, small caves, steep walls, and sometimes even seahorses. After your first dive, enjoy the sun on the sundeck and relax before heading to the second snorkeling site.Return to Tucepi full of the beautiful imagery of the world below the surface.

From Makarska: Krka National Park Excursion

6. From Makarska: Krka National Park Excursion

Enjoy a pleasant drive along the coastline passing by the towns of Split, Solin, Kaštela, Trogir, Primošten and Šibenik on the way to the Krka National Park, one of the most beautiful national parks in Europe. Discover the spectacular Skradinski Buk waterfall. Walking along the boardwalks and passing over travertine barriers, enjoy the beauty of the river and the variety of the park's vegetation. The Skradinski Buk waterfall is also the site of the first hydropower plant in Europe (1895) and the second one in the world. Visit the old watermills dating from the 19th and see why they were so important and considered the symbol of economic power. There will be ample time here for exploring and taking photographs or simply relaxing in the shade of the old oak and ash trees.

From Makarska: Full-Day Dubrovnik Tour

7. From Makarska: Full-Day Dubrovnik Tour

A pleasant panorama drive leads you to the Makarska Riviera, the Baćina Lakes, the valleys of the river Neretva, passes by the Elaphites and ends with the pearl among Adriatic cities, in Dubrovnik. During your journey, make a short stop in Neum for a break. This town is a unique monument of culture and history and as such is under UNESCO's protection, and together with its huge walls, it has been witness to a rich and vivacious past of the people in this region. On arrival, take a tour of the Old Town area. Enjoy some free time for lunch, shopping, or exploring at your own pace. Learn about the history during the sightseeing tour of the older part of the town, followed by your leisure time which you can spend strolling through the narrow alleys, stairs, squares. Finally, depart from Dubrovnik and arrive at around 7:30 PM.

From Makarska: Blue Cave & The Best of Vis and Hvar Islands

8. From Makarska: Blue Cave & The Best of Vis and Hvar Islands

Embark on an unforgettable adventure with our Blue Cave & the Best of Vis and Hvar Islands Group Speedboat Tour. Experience the beauty of Croatia's coastline on a thrilling speedboat tour that takes you to some of the most picturesque destinations in the region. Explore the enchanting Blue Cave on Biševo island, one of the most beautiful and famous attractions in Croatia.Visit Vis Island and its famous Stiniva Cove and explore the vibrant town of Komiža. Enjoy some free time Hvar Town, where you can enjoy a stroll through its charming streets and stop for lunch. Go for a swim in one of the many picturesque bays in Pakleni Islands archipelago. With our knowledgeable local skipper, comfortable speedboat and breathtaking Dalmatian scenery, this tour will be the one you will remember for a lifetime. Book now and experience the Adriatic like never before! First stop: Blue Cave on Bisevo Island Experience the beauty of Croatia's coastline on a thrilling speedboat tour that takes you to some of the most picturesque destinations in the region. Your adventure begins with a visit to the Blue Cave on Bisevo island, an enchanting natural wonder that will leave you speechless. Marvel at the play of light as the sun's rays reflect off the water and illuminate the cave's azure blue walls. On Bisevo you will spend up to 2 hours, time spent on the island depends on the queue to the Blue Cave. Second stop: Komiza Town on Vis Island Next, we'll head to the charming village of Komiža on Vis, where you'll have the opportunity to grab a coffee, explore the rich history of Komiža and soak up its laid-back atmosphere. Third stop: Stiniva Cove on Vis Island From there, we'll make our way to Stiniva Cove, a secluded beach nestled between towering cliffs that will take your breath away. Fourth stop: Hvar Town on Hvar Island After a morning of exploration, we'll stop for lunch and some free time in Hvar Town, a picturesque town renowned for its vibrant nightlife and stunning architecture. Take a stroll along the promenade, explore the town's ancient narrow streets full of character or visit one of the town's many restaurants and cafes. Fifth stop: Paklinski Islands Finally, we'll make our way to the Pakleni islands, where you'll have the chance to dive into the crystal clear waters for a refreshing swim before heading back to Makarska.

From Tučepi: Makarska Riviera Private Sailing Day Trip

9. From Tučepi: Makarska Riviera Private Sailing Day Trip

Your private sailing boat trip will start at the Harbor of Tucepi at the sailing boat. By a class of sparking wine the skipper will give to everyone a boat briefing. After all is ready you will leave the harbor and sail with the wind to one of the island Hvar or Brač. The skipper will give you options of where to go based on the wind and weather. There planed a swimming and snorkeling stop. It is possible to bring your own drinks and food for the day. The sailing boat have a fully equipped kitchen. Please try bring no glass bottles. If you would like to ware shoes. Please bring some with withe sols. After we finished the swimming stop we will start with the second times sailing and will sail between the islands back to Tucepi harbor.

Makarska: Zlatni Rat Beach, Bol Town, and Secluded Bays Trip

10. Makarska: Zlatni Rat Beach, Bol Town, and Secluded Bays Trip

Spend a day exploring the water on a scenic speedboat cruise to Brac Island from Makarska. Visit Zlatni Rat Beach and the town of Bol. Enjoy time to swim and snorkel during stops in between exploring the secluded bays of Brac. Take off from the marina and immerse yourself in sweeping views of Brac's rocky coast as you speed along it. Use your free time at the famous Zlatni Rat Beach (or Golden Horn) for swimming and snorkeling. Explore Bol town and go for a walk through its old stone streets filled with colorful Mediterranean flowers. Hopping back on board, experience the untouched nature of two hidden bays. Get time to swim and snorkel in their crystal-clear waters before returning to Makarska to end your day.

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From start to finish was very well organised .Zoran our guide was very knowledgeable and kept us informed all the way through. Marko our excelent driver was full of fun and experienced driver on really difficult narrow road.The view from skywalk was breathtaking and spectacular!!!.Second peak was unfortunately foggy but delicious tea ,rafioli (cake),cherry brandy and local dry figs made our experience even more magical. Well done guys Hvala!!!!

A very nice organizer, she answered all the questions, you can see that she works for passion. A trip worth the price and during the course of pleasant surprises such as refreshments with local fruit or wine. I would highly recommend.

The trip was awesome. Very nice views from the Biokovo mountains. We saw cute wild horses. And as a bonus we got a home made dessert and a delicious liqueur.

A very nice staff and a beautiful location gave us a great time, but the very best are the cool lines, dare you for fun

Very nice tour. The guides were very nice and informative