nimage2

About Podgora

Podgora - the pearl of the Adriatic littoral, situated 70 km southeast of Split and 160 km northwest of Dubrovnik on the slopes of the Biokovo Mountain and embedded in a landscape interspersed with olive-trees pinewood and other mediterianean vegetation, is the ideal place for rest and relaxation.

Thanks to its favourable climate, the pebly beaches and cozy bays with the sea which is relatively warm very early in the year. Podgora is an attractive see-side resort from the early spring to the late autumn. Its rarely beautiful landscape, the azure sky and the limpid sea make Podgora the peerless beauty spot of the Adriatic At the very heart of Dalmatia, in enviromentally the cleanest part of the claerest sea in the world lies Podgora - the Croatian Adriatic Princess.

Here, under the cliffs of Mount Biokovo, bordered by a necklace made of Mediterranean vegetation and golden beaches, lapped at by the sea`s blue garment, Podgora represents a tourist and natural oasis of your holiday dreams.

Throughout its long history, all the way since antiqity until the very present day, life in Podgora went on with the sea and for the sea, without ever questioning the unique harmony resulting from its inhernt differences: from the beautiful mountain still keeping the secrets of ancient hamlets, throught terraced vineyards, olive-groves and pastures that have been a pledge of Podgora`s culture and well-being for centuries, all the way to the high seas attracting generations of its inhabitants, famous seamen and fisherman. The challenge of the sea has left a strong mark on the temperature of Podgora`s people, as well as become incorporated into its architecture. Podgora has lot of cultural and entertainment places. Let us mention few of them:

  • summer stage for cinema and other
  • performances or events - dance terraces
  • discoteques
  • entertainment centre; - cinema; - library.

Podgora offers rich sport and recreation opportunities:


  • tennis courts, multi-purpose playgrounds (mini-football, handball, basketball, volleyball)
  • surfing and other water sports, rent-a-boat and gondolas
  • a walk along the coast (lungo mare);
  • water sports equipment
  • "BIRGMAIER SUB" Podgora scuba diving center

The organized tourism started in Podgora in 1922, when the first hotel "Praha" was built. Podgora was a small fisherman's village until the beginning of the 1960s. After the construction of the Adriatic main road it developed into a modern tourist resort with more than 2000 beds in hotels and about 3600 beds in private apartments Various workshops are also provided: yachting, windsurfing, water skiing; equipment for water sports and boats are also rented.

Your pleasure will be increased by the well organized trips to near islands, ancient pirate town of Omis, Dubrovnik, Split or the Krka waterfalls, by the unforgettable morning or evening promenades along the sea or by the romantic fishing expeditions at night. The park of nature Biokovo offers possibilities for mountain biking, hiking and climbing. A beautiful beaches, plenty of greenery, very good hotels and restaurants make Podgora one of the favourite tourist destinations.

Podgora gallery:

villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina
villa mandarina apartments podgora
Podgora - Villa Mandarina

 

S5 Box

Login Form

S5 Register

*
*
*
*
*

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.