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Tours

Outside of the Jelsa Municipality, Hvar Island’s three main towns and their surrounding areas offer much to delight visitors.

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The Lavender Trails

Lavender is a truly beautiful aromatic medicinal plant with its own special blue colour. All Hvar’s grandmothers kept their linen in lavender-scented drawers, so that spreading out even rough cotton sheets was like a heavenly narcotic. Curiously, for all that …

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SWEET DELIGHTS

On Hvar Island, as elsewhere throughout Croatia, there are innumerable old recipes which have been handed down through countless generations. All of these recipes are designed to make use of the readily available ingredients which could be found in one’s …

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Islets in the Jelsa Council region

Two little islets, Šćedro and Zečevo, are perfect gems of unspoilt nature.

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Escape From The Crowds!

The little islands of Šćedro and Zečevo offer unique opportunities for relaxed enjoyment, away from the main tourist centres.

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The Town Hall

Jelsa’s Town Hall has a fascinating history.

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Rock Climbing on Hvar

Hvar has much to offer rock climbers of all levels.

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The Jelsa Region in 3 Days

Day 1 1. The Jelsa Park, with statues of Captain Niko Duboković Nadalini  composer Antun Dobronić. Created in 1870 on an alluvial plain, this park is one of the biggest and most beautiful in Dalmatia. In 1923 a statue by …