With more than 3000 inhabitants, Supetar is the main tourist resort and transportation center of the Island of Brac. As it is located on the northwest coast of the island, it is well connected with the mainland town of Split by ferry boats and also with other villages of the island by daily bus lines.
Supetar is a typical Dalmatian town, distinguished by a pictorial promenade with numerous fish boats and palm trees giving its center a characteristic Mediterranean charm. Beside bays with a fine pebble beaches, surrounded by tamarisk and pine woods, Supetar offers everything that a city can offer: cafes, bars, beach bars, numerous restaurants, dance terraces, disco club, tennis courts, surfing and diving school etc. You can enjoy its cultural monuments, various sports and recreation programs. There are lots of restaurants where you can taste local, Mediterranean cuisine as well as some other Croatian specialties. Despite the tourist open-mindedness of Supetar you can always find a quiet place where you can have a nice conversation over a glass of wine or just peacefully sit and enjoy the surroundings. A well-known Dalmatian hospitality is present on each corner.
Supetar is also scenic Mediterranean town with harmonious architecture, interesting history and remarkable monuments worth visiting:
- The parish church with monumental stairs built in 1733, extended in 1887. Inside the church you can find the paintings of a local baroque painter Feliks Tironi and the baroque Pala of an unknown Venetian painter from 18th century
- In the cemetery there are several tombstones worth seeing, work of the sculptor Ivan Rendic from Supetar
- The Mausoleum of the family Petrinovic with portraits and sculptures by Croatian artist Toma Rosandic
Supetar offers various recreational opportunities for everybody: swimming pools, organized boat trips, tennis courts, mini golf, fitness club, diving school, sailing, water skiing, fishing, bike rental, scooter rental, boat rental, kayak rental, pedal boat rental, table tennis, water polo, beach volley, mini golf…