Postira, Croatia - holiday information

Postira, Brac, Croatia – visitor information

Postira is a town on the island of Brac, located approximately 9 km from Supetar between Splitska and Pucisca. The name comes from the Latin word pastura meaning pasture. Today, the settlement is a famous and developed tourist resort, and was declared as the best - settlement of Dalmatia in the year 2012. To its visitors it offers a multitude of diverse content, so lovers of cultural heritage can enjoy sightseeing of the parish church of St. John the Baptist from the 16th century, or a series of stone houses that once belonged to wealthy men of Brac among which is the famous citadel Lazanic, while during the summer you can attend a variety of cultural events and folk festivals that take place in Postire. For those who simply want to enjoy the sun and sea they have several beautiful beaches at their disposal.You can find accommodation in apartments, hotel rooms and houses, and for a complete gastronomic delight we recommend visiting Toni tavern, and make sure you try the traditional cake Hrapocusa which is on the list of protected indigenous dishes and is originally from the nearby village of Dol near Postire.

Postira – basic information

Postira – population: 1400, Postira - day/ saint: saint : Gospe od Karmela, 16.07.

Distance from bigger centres

Postira - Makarska. 52km, Postira- Split: 28km, Postira - Pula: 540km, Postira - Rijeka: 444km, Postira - Zadar: 183km, Postira - Šibenik: 119km, Postira - Dubrovnik: 244km, Postira - Zagreb: 436km

Possibility of accomodation

private accomodation, apartments, rooms, hotels, family hotels


pebble, sandy, stone, concreted

Facilities and authorities

emergency, self-service shops, bakery, post office, exchange office, internet caffe, call shop, taxi, farmacy, souvenir shops, dental practice, market, fishmorgen's

Sport's and recreative offer

football field, mini-football field, basketball court, rent a bike, water scooters, rent a boat, walking, jogging tracks, routes for cyclists, gym / fitness

Gastronomic offer

restaurants, traditional croatian taverns, pizzerias, fast food restorants, saloons

Night life

night club, musical evenings in the town, coctail bar

Additional offer

organised trips to nearby destinations, promenade along the sea, organisation of entertaining and cultural events by the tourist board, organisation of fishermen's nights, organisation of folk entertainments

Postira – why choose this destination

clean sea, beautiful beaches, long promenades along the sea, pine wood by the beach, beaches in the place, nudistic beaches, secluded beaches, rich gastronomic offer, rich night and entertaining life in the place, tipical croatian fishermen place, long cycling routes and walking tracks, possibility for training preparations of sportsmen, genuin gastronomic offer nearby, possibility for pilgrimage trip, possibility for getting familiar with the life of people and local customs

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