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Makarska is a small city on the Adriatic coastline of Croatia, about 60 km southeast of Split and 140 km 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.

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1 - Nugal Beach

Nugal Beach is an all nude beach on the Makarska riviera in Croatia, between the towns of Makarska and Tučepi. Situated in a pebbled bay surrounded by steep cliffs, the beach is only accessible by foot following a prepared but stony path along the coast from Makarska or from Tučepi.

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2 - Biokovo Nature Park

Biokovo Nature Park is the most dominating presence on the southern Dalmatian coast. Proclaimed a nature park in 1981, this mountain rampart towers a good 1500 meters over the Makarska Riviera and offers exceptional views over the sea and nearby islands.

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3 - Canyoning in Split

   19 km away

Canyoning on the Cetina River is the best adventure tour you can find in this area! You'll hike and swim through the amazing Cetina River canyon, which has been forming for last 1000 years! You'll guaranteed to love sliding down the rapids, floating ...

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4 - Forrest park Osejava

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5 - Marušići

   20 km away

Marušići is a small Croatian village located on the slopes of Dinara mountain, in the east part of the Omiš Riviera of the Adriatic Sea, as well as the village of Šestanovac north of Omiš, 36 kilometres from Split, and 18 kilometres from Makarska.

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6 - Rafting in Omiš

   20 km away

Rafting on the river Cetina is situated on an 11km (6.8mi) long route and takes about 3 hours. The trip has the option to visit an underwater cave and swimming break where it is possible to try cliff jumping. Our skippers have successfully completed ...

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7 - Bol

   29 km away

Bol is a municipality on the south of the island of Brač in the Split-Dalmatia County of Croatia, population 1,630. Bol is renowned for its most popular beach, the Zlatni Rat.

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8 - Brač

   30 km away

Brač is an island in the Adriatic Sea within Croatia, with an area of 396 square kilometres, making it the largest island in Dalmatia, and the third largest in the Adriatic. It is separated from the mainland by the Brač Channel, which is 5 to 13 km wide. The island's tallest peak, Vidova gora, or Mount St. Vid, stands at 780 m, making it the highest island point of the Adriatic islands.

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9 - Scuba Diving in Makarska

If you've always wanted to scuba dive, this is your chance! Take the plunge and get the most out of your time in beautiful Tucepi, Croatia! After taking this beginner's course, you'll have the knowledge and confidence to navigate and enjoy the underw...

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10 - Jelsa

   30 km away

Jelsa is a town in Croatia, on the island of Hvar, the seat of the eponymous municipality within the county of Split-Dalmatia.

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11 - Split-Dalmatia County

   30 km away

Split-Dalmatia County is a central-southern Dalmatian county in Croatia. The administrative center is Split. The population of the county is 455,242. The land area is 14.106,40 km².

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12 - Zip-Lining in Makarska

Zip Line Tučepi is located in the heart of Makarska Riviera - Tucepi, in the middle of untouched nature across a beautiful canyon in Tučepi. Zip-line Tučepi is a new type of entertainment designed for nature and adventure lovers! You will enjoy&nb...

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13 - Omiš

   31 km away

Omiš is a town and port in the Dalmatia region of Croatia, and is a municipality in the Split-Dalmatia County. The town is situated approximately 25 kilometres south-east of Croatia's second largest city, Split.

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14 - Cetina - Lower Flow

   32 km away
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15 - Sailing in Makarska

Spend the day sailing on the beautiful waters of the Adriatic Sea with an experienced skipper, taking in the sun and the stunning scenery! Board the Lady Butterfly, a 12-meter (40-foot) sailing boat, and explore the Makarska Riviera in style!  A...

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16 - Hvar

   34 km away

Hvar is a Croatian island in the Adriatic Sea, located off the Dalmatian coast, lying between the islands of Brač, Vis and Korčula.

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17 - Adriatic Sea

   37 km away
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18 - Supetar

   39 km away

Supetar is a town on the northern side of the Dalmatian island of Brač, in the Split-Dalmatia County, in Croatia. It became the island's official centre in 1827.

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