Small town for a great vacation on the magical island of Brač
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The Olive Picking World Championship is a unique event that has been held in Postira with the aim of promoting the town as an olive growing destination. The olive oil produced here is entirely natural, healthy, and of high-quality while following along a centuries-old tradition and high-quality standards
One of the greatest Croatian poets, Vladimir Nazor, was born in Postira on the island of Brač. In his work “Angel in Belfry” in 1926 he wrote “I was born in a little town on the shore of a sea channel. Facing it is the sea with sailing ships passing, mostly without even entering the dock; on the far side of the water is the purple mainland with long mountain hair; in the town’s hinterland a rocky terrain speckled with greenery of vineyards and olive groves…”.
Escape to your own
Postira is a place of unique combination of agriculture, fishing and maritime tradition together with culture
The legend of the mythical creatures in the caves of Dol
If you’re on Brač inquire about the caves where mythical creatures, whose appearance is still a mystery to all, live. The inhabitants of Dol on Brač are aware of the mythical being hiding in the caves, referring to it as Viver. This being can only be “found” in Dol, and if you’re lucky you will hear its calls. “Witnesses” describe them as great dark shadows or birds that can only be seen at night
In Postira you will grow a fondness for the traditional Dalmatian way of life, blend with the locals and wish to return to this places that will pamper all your senses
Number of caves in the village Dol
The natural and cultural landscape of Dol is characterized by a phenomenon of natural, shallow caves. They rise above the valley on both sides and surround the village like a natural fortress. There are about thirty of them in Dol, so this village is also referred to as the Bethlehem of Brač. Caves are overgrown with Mediterranean vegetation while on its western slopes there is a layer of fertile soil on which olive trees have grown
Make your stay
Here are some suggestions on everything you need for a comfortable visit. Find activities to do and spend your time exactly as you prefer. If you need a place to stay, we prepared a handy list of hotels.
Due to its micro-location, Postira is an ideal starting point for one-day trips to surrounding destinations. Discover the authentic Dalmatia