Welcome to the site of the Tourist Board of Jelsa
St. Lawrence’s Church is Vrboska’s parish church. It is ornately decorated with original artworks, with more fascinating pieces held in its Treasury
The Kaštilac Fort is part of Vrboska’s rich cultural heritage, which in turn is part of Vrboska’s magical charm, alongside its beautiful surroundings of pine trees and greenery, its blue sea, and of course its romantic little bridges.
The most imposing building in the idyllic little town of Vrboska is the dominant fortified Church of St. Mary of Mercy
Jelsa’s Cultural-Artistic Society plays an active part in the community, especially keeping folklore traditions alive.
Galešnik was a historical fort,. Visiting its remains involve a lengthy uphill walk, but the fascinating site and the stunning views it affords are well worth the effort!
The headland close to Jelsa’s cemetery is a site of historical interest. It contains structures which hint at its past, but much is just surmise, making it a fascinating place for letting the imagination run free!
The delightful tiny Chapel of St. Luke, an oasis of isolated peace
The 16th century Church of Our Lady of Health stands on a hill above Jelsa, and is dedicated to the protection of mariners.
St. Rocco’s Chapel on the outskirts of Jelsa is a charming reminder of the importance of votive chapels to believers.