Makarska is the center of the region known as Makarska Riviera, situated at the foot of the Biokovo mountane. Because of its charming beauty and good climate, this city has been popular tourist destination for more than a decade.
Except Makarska, many other tourist destinations are also situated in the area of Makarska Riviera such as Gradac, Brist, Podaca, Zaostrog, Drvenik, Bratuš, Živogošće, Igrane, Drašnice, Podgora, Tučepi, Promajna, Baška Voda and Brela.
Makarska is also known as city of entertainment, sports and youth. During hot summer nights, this beautiful little city offers to the visitors great fun during the Fishermen’s Nights, the Summer Carnival and the Night of Kalelarga.
Except the entertainment program, tourists can also enjoy in cultural heritage and visit archeological localities and monuments such as the cathedral church of St. Mark built in 1766., Kačić square, Venetian fountain built in 1755., various museums and galleries and many others.