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Bol is a town on the south of the island of Brač in the Split-Dalmatia County of Croatia, population 1,661 (2005). Bol (its name derive from the Latin word "vallum") is renowned for its most popular beach, the Zlatni Rat ("Golden cape"). It is a promontory composed mostly of pebble rock that visibly shifts with the tidal movement. The Adriatic Sea water at Zlatni Rat is clear and somewhat cold, due to the strong current of the strait it is situated in. There is a beach on either side of the horn. Bol itself is a popular tourist destination, known for its harbourside bars and restaurants, and wind surfing conditions. The Dominican church in Bol contains a number of paintings by Tripo Kokolja.


Planning a vacation to Bol in Croatia? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. Bol is located at a short trip away from Split a major city in Croatia. Split is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Diocletian's Palace, Cathedral And Bell Tower Of St. Domnius, Museum Of Croatian Archaeological Monuments. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Bol*

  • Pollution Statistics in Bol

    Know the pollution level of Bol before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 28.13 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 24 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 39 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 11.46 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 55 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 21 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 56 (Moderate)
  • Bol: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Bol for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Bol.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25.37 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 28.73 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 80.22 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 26.49 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 35.07 (Low)
    • Attacks 28.73 (Low)
    • Drug offense 47.39 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 88.06 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 70.52 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30.22 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 28.31 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40.67 (Moderate)
  • Living in Bol - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Bol is 148.57 (High)

    • Safety Index 64.44 (High)
    • Climate Index 96.26 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 35.16 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.62 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 53.37 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 68.77 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 18.51 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 50.86 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Bol

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Bol

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 43.08 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 86.89 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 84.01 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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