Makarska Tourism, Croatia

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Makarska (pronounced [mâkarskaː]) is a small city on the Adriatic coastline of Croatia, about 60 km (37 mi) southeast of Split and 140 km (87 mi) northwest of Dubrovnik. It has a population of 13,834 residents. Administratively Makarska has the status of a city and it is part of the Split-Dalmatia County. Makarska is a tourist centre, located on a horseshoe shaped bay between the Biokovo mountains and the Adriatic Sea. The city is noted for its palm-fringed promenade, where cafes, bars and boutiques overlook the harbour. Adjacent to the beach are several large capacity hotels as well as a camping ground. The center of Makarska is an old town with narrow stone-paved streets, a main church square where there is a flower and fruit market, and a Franciscan monastery that houses a sea shell collection featuring a giant clam shell. Makarska is the center of the Makarska Riviera, a popular tourist destination under the Biokovo mountain. It stretches for 60 km (37 mi) between the towns of Brela and Gradac.

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Looking for travel information about Makarska? Explore the best travel advice on Makarska, Croatia. When planning a trip to Makarska, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Split. Attractions in Split include Diocletian's Palace, Cathedral And Bell Tower Of St. Domnius, Museum Of Croatian Archaeological Monuments. Also, to reach Makarska, you'll have to take a flight to Split; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Makarska can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Makarska*

  • Pollution Statistics in Makarska

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

    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
  • Makarska: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 25 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Makarska - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 75 (High)
    • Pollution Index 1.72 (Very 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 Makarska

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.8 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 96.13 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 81.03 USD

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

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